Tag Archives: DYI

Again, with the DYI

One of the cats scratching posts is losing it’s rope again, so I got out the rough rope, and went to get the staple gun. When I went to pick up the staple gun, which I had put on the … Continue reading

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Damn, I’m good!

The on suite cistern wasn’t filling fast enough. So, being my fussbudgety self, I took apart the cistern valve assembly.. again. I checked the large silicon gasket and made sure it was flush (no pun intended) on the intake. Then … Continue reading

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DYI with real replacement parts

When Wing got home, we headed to Bunnings and picked up a 1981-2000 Coroma cistern valve gasket set. Don’t get me wrong, my rigging worked perfectly, but it probably wouldn’t have lasted as long as a proper set of gaskets/washers. … Continue reading

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DYI Repairs

The cistern of our on suite toilet kept running.  I typed in “Caroma Cistern Valve” in YouTube search bar, and watched. I then, armed with grips, pliers and scissors (yes, scissors. Reason will become apparent) and took apart the cistern … Continue reading

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