Types of Shower Heads – Pros, Cons & Buyer’s Guide

What are the Different Types of Shower Heads? Shower heads needs to be replaced from time to time. They somehow don’t last for as long as we may want them to.  If not issues to do with low water pressure, the finish will start peeling off necessitating a replacement. Shower heads in the United States … Read more

How to Remove a Shower Drain Cover in 5 Minutes

A shower drain cover is a small finished piece that is installed on top of the shower drain opening to prevent dirt from falling in and clogging the shower. Even with a drain cover on, hair, soap scum, mineral deposits and other types of debris still manage to enter the shower drain and clog it. … Read more

How to Clean Your Shower Head – More Water Pressure

Low water pressure in the shower is often caused by a clogged shower head. This is mostly due to debris and minerals deposits especially calcium blocking the fine nozzles of the shower head. To clean a shower head, disconnect it from the shower arm or hose and immerse it in a bowl full off equal … Read more

How to Unclog a Shower Drain Like a Plumber

A clogged or slow draining shower drain is caused by hair, soap scum and mineral deposits that stick on the drainpipe and trap, restricting the flow of water. In some instances, clogged sewer lines or a blocked vent stack can cause the shower drain to back up or gurgle when another fixture drains. A coat … Read more

Shower Head Dripping/Leaking? This is How to Fix It

Why is My Shower head Dripping? A constantly dripping shower head is not only irritating but an expensive problem to have. Not only will it increase your water bills but it will also stain your bathroom surface and walls, and hence the need to fix it as soon as possible. A leaking/dripping shower head is … Read more

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

shower-diverter-on -a-bathtub-spout

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

Smelly Shower Drain? Here’s How to Fix It

smell-shower-drain

Why Does My Shower/Bathtub Drain Smell so Bad? Is there a pungent sewer/rotten eggs smell coming from your shower drain? Does it come immediately after draining the bathtub, flushing the toilet or it is constantly there? You should never ignore a sewer gas smell in your bathroom. In most cases it is the telltale sign … Read more

5 Easy Ways to Increase Water Pressure in Your Shower

how-to-increase-shower-water-pressure

What Causes Low Water Pressure in the Shower? In order to take a quick and thorough shower, you need great water pressure from your shower head. Without that, getting soap or shampoo off your body and hair especially if you have thick hair just takes so long. So, what causes low water pressure in the … Read more

How to Easily Get Rid Mold From Shower Caulk

get-rid-of-mold-from-shower-caulk

Caulking around the base of your shower is really important as it ensures that water does not leak out. Unlike tiles or glass, caulk is badly affected by black molds which apart from being an eyesore pose a significant health risk. So, how do you get rid of mold from shower caulk? Or rather which … Read more