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For tougher toilet clogs, you may need a toilet snake, which is similar to a drain snake but covered in a protective rubber sleeve to avoid scratching the toilet's porcelain finish. A toilet snake works in the same fashion as a regular drain snake: Insert the snake gently but firmly into the toilet pipe until you come to the clog, then turn the crank handle to remove the clog.
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