What is a Shower Diverter Valve? That and More Here

What is a Shower Diverter Used For? If you have a shower-bathtub combination, you must have a shower diverter. A shower diverter gives you the option of using water from the shower head or filling the tub with water instead. Bathtub-shower combos are fantastic for people with small bathrooms. They give you the chance to … Read more

How to Replace a Shower Diverter Valve in 10 Minutes

If you have a shower-bathtub combination in your bathroom, you then surely have a shower diverter which as its name suggests diverts water to the shower head from the tub spout and back to the spout when needed. There are different ways to install a shower diverter in your bathroom. You may have a: A … Read more

Is Your Shower Diverter Stuck – 5 Genius Tricks to Fix It

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Why is My Bathtub/Shower Diverter Stuck? If you use a bathtub-shower-combo then you definitely have a shower diverter on your bathtub spout. It is a fantastic design that allows you to have a bathtub as a shower cubicle especially for people with small bathrooms. A shower diverter is a small knob on top of the … Read more

How to Replace a Shower Faucet Handle – Lever/Knob

How Do I Remove My Shower Faucet Handle? Shower faucets can last for a long time (some up to 30 years) but the handles may need a replacement from time to time as they tend to break more or even fade. The good thing is that replacing a shower faucet handle is quite easy and … Read more

Is Your Shower Squealing/Whistling? Stop it Now!

Why Does My Shower Make a High-Pitched Noise? The only noise that your shower is supposed to make is that of water pushing out through the nozzles. When a shower is squealing or you can hear the shower faucet make a squeak when turned on, you have a clog somewhere blocking the free flow of … Read more

How to Replace a Shower Valve – Steps with a Video

How Do I Replace a Shower Valve? When your shower faucet is leaking/dripping water, you cannot achieve the desired shower water temperature, the shower handle is stuck or hard to turn, you most likely need to replace the shower valve. You may also replace an old shower valve in favor of a modern and better … Read more

Bathtub Faucet Leaks When Shower is On? Do This

Why Does Tub Faucet Leak when the Shower is on? When you have a bathtub-shower combo in your house, you must have a shower diverter knob on the tub spout or a separate shower diverter valve to divert water from the tub spout to the shower head if you want to take a shower. If … Read more

Low Water Pressure in Bathtub Faucet? How to Fix It

Why is My Bathtub Faucet Running Slow? A slow running bathtub faucet means that the water pressure in your lines is insufficient, or the water flow is being obstructed by something. The first thing therefore that you should is to determine if the problem is isolated to your bathtub or the entire house. Low water … Read more

Bathtub Faucet Leaking – Here is Why and How to Fix It

Why is My Bathtub Faucet Leaking? Is water leaking or dripping from your bathtub faucet? You are not a lot alone. That is a problem that will affect every homeowner after every few years. A leaking bathtub faucet is not only annoying, but expensive if left unfixed for a while. But what causes a bathtub … Read more

Types of Bathtub Spouts – And How to Replace Each

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A bathtub spout can last for many years depending on its quality among other factors. Nonetheless, at one point or another you will need to replace it. To do that you will first need to know the type of bathtub you have. Bathtub spouts are categorized according to how they are installed, their appearance, how … Read more