Bought a new close coupled toilet, which I'm planning on
fitting on Sunday. When I examined all the bits, I realised
that the cistern doesn't have an overflow outlet. Wasn't
expecting that - is that normal??
Valencia suite from B&Q, if anyone's come across that before.
You can also often retro-fit them to existing cisterns. The siphon top is
lower than the overflow [would have been] and so, when water reaches that
level ti flows, as David, says, down the pan. I used one on a toilet which
was on an outside wall and had an extension built over where the overflow
(anti-spam is as easy as 1-2-3 - not)
Just had a similar one fitted.
The only problem was that the cistern is now lower than the original and the
lazy ?^%&*%$? before me didn't fit any tiles behind the original cistern.
Works perfectly well and is better than having the pipe going through the
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