The Family Handyman suggests using a mirror and a metal hanger to see what's really causing the issue. Mineral deposits can clog the hole where water enters the toilet bowl (just like it would your shower head) and with the help of something small and pokey, you can pop those crusty bits right out, letting things flow free once more.
It's not exactly dinner conversation, but it's a great tip to keep in the back of your mind for that day when you feel like going that extra mile for your home.
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