How to fit a toilet seat

Posted by: Phil, 03rd April 2019

You are bound to need to do this at least once in your life! It’s no biggie though, you only need a screwdriver (and a bit of common sense, I guess)

What will I need?

  1. - Screwdriver

Step by step instructions

  1. 1. First check the new seat and that all required fixings are present.
  2. 2. Remove old toilet – fixings vary!
  3. 3. Lift off the seat and associated seals.
  4. 4. Clean the area.
  5. 5. Check instructions for new seat.
  6. 6. Install seal kit and select correct holes for bolts to be located (depending on toilet pan)
  7. 7. Try seat in position.
  8. 8. Once you’re happy, tighten seat with wing nuts, turning clockwise.
  9. 9. Check operation.


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