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Dirt in Toilet Bowl

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Cleaning Toilet Bowl
If you have what appears to be dirt in the bottom of your toilet bowl, there are a number of possibilities for you to check. This is a guide about dirt in toilet bowl.
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August 10, 2009

I have been noticing that I have been getting what looks like dirt in the bottom of my toilet bowl after I flush it. I can't figure out where the dirt would be coming from. Any ideas what could be causing it?

By debbc99 from Springfield, IL

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August 12, 20090 found this helpful
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If it is bigger than dirt but still dark, it might be a ring or other rubber breaking down. You can also have a branch in the line somewhere and that is never good. Lift the tank lid and make sure nothing in there is rotting or getting through.

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August 13, 20090 found this helpful
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Try scrubbing under the inside rim of the toilet bowl. Sometimes algae gets up in there and looks like dirt when it falls into the bowl after flushing. I clean homes for a living and see this from time to time.

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August 13, 20090 found this helpful
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Are you on a well for your water? It sounds like your well pump is too low in the well and is pumping in/up dirt. You need to have that checked pronto! Good luck!

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August 11, 20090 found this helpful

Dirt might be coming from your water supply or a cleanser that's in the toilet tank. Are you on well water or city water? Look in the toilet tank. Never use those blue tablets in there, they leave a residue behind.

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