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Whenever I flush the toilet upstairs the pipes make a loud rumbling noise downstairs, right as it is finishing the

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flushing cycle. Any ideas on what is causing this and how i might fix it? Any help is greatly appreciated.
  • Hewitt Remodeling Services LLC
    Hewitt Remodeling... Virginia Beach, VA

    Leon,
    Lots of good suggestions but I think we are all making some assumptions without doing a bit of troubleshooting first. When you say "right as it is finishing the flush cycle", are you talking about it making a noise as the water finishes

  • Leon
    Leon Alpharetta, GA

    Thanks, Tim.
    The rumbleing occurs right at the time the tank completes a refill after flushing. Everything has flushed and it is the very last thing that occurs.The noise is a loud rumbling noise that occurs and cuts off abruptly.
    Thanks,
    Leon

  • Jason W
    Jason W Athens, GA

    your pressure is too high this is what i do iam a service plumber

  • Hewitt Remodeling Services LLC
    Hewitt Remodeling... Virginia Beach, VA

    Leon,
    An explanation for asking the questions that I did in my previous post may be in order. At a young age my father and grandfather taught me to troubleshoot problems properly. In my former "life" in Naval Aviation, the penalty for making

  • Jason W
    Jason W Athens, GA

    changing the flushvalve or putting more clamps on the pipes wont help check the water pressure at a hose bib it sounds like you need a p r v

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