Frequently Asked Questions
What are the qualifications?
- Must be a Weatherford water customer and in good standing.
- Own or rent home/duplex that was built prior to 1994; and
- Home must have existing high flow toilets over 3 gallons per flush (gpf). Toilets that use 1.6 gallons per flush do not qualify for replacement.
Can I apply if I rent?Yes, you can apply if you rent a home or duplex. Renters are required to have their landlord complete the Landlord Consent Form, which must be submitted with the application for processing.
- Apartment renters and commercial properties are not eligible for this program at this time.
If I'm a landlord or property owner, can I apply for more than one toilet for different properties?
No. At this time, we will only allow one toilet per property, per program issuance. Property ownership will be verified through the Parker County Appraisal District website.
What kind of toilets are available through the program?Toilets available are manufactured by Glacier Bay. These toilets are designed with a high performance bowl for superior flushing power, and using no more than 1.28 gallons per flush.
- Full specifications are available for the standard round and ADA-approved toilets. ADA toilets require doctor's authorization for approval.
If I request an ADA toilet, what kind of doctor authorization is required to submit?You'll need to submit either a disability statement from your physician, a copy of your permanent handicap vehicle tag, and/or license plate.
How can I determine if my toilet is high flow?To see how much water your toilet uses, look for a date or number stamped in the porcelain. Look under the tank lid, on the tank wall or near the seat hinge. The date is the year it was manufactured, if followed by L, represents liters of water used with each flush. Based on the year, the toilet uses the following gallons of water per flush (gpf):
- Before 1980: 5 to 7 gpf (gallons); 18.93-26.5 liters
- 1980-1994: 3.5 gpf; 13.25 liters
- After 1994: 1.6 gpf; 6.1 liters
What are the color choices?Toilets are only available in white.
Who pays for the installation?The homeowner is responsible for installation within 30 days of receipt. The City of Weatherford is not responsible for installation costs or related installation expenses.
- If you choose to install the toilet yourself, here is how-to video to assist you. Also available is an installation guide for the standard round and ADA model for you to review.