DIY: Can I Eliminate the Press-Down Sink Stopper in My Bathtub?

Answer The foot-activated stoppers in bathtubs retain water for bathing. Sometimes hair collects in the drain and removing the stopper makes it easier to access the plug without using caustic drain cleane... Read More »

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My Bathroom Sink Stopper Won't Go Up or Down?

Normally a pop-up stopper in a bathroom sink's drain will move up and down in the drain as you pull up and push down on the lift rod, which is located at the back of the sink's faucet. When the sto... Read More »

How to Fix a Bathtub Drain Stopper?

There are two common tub drain stoppers--pop-up drain stoppers and plunger tub drains. Pop-ups have a stopper in the drain that pops up and down to allow water to pass or stay in the tub. When down... Read More »

How to Adjust a Tub Stopper in a Bathtub?

After a years of use, a bathtub pop-up stopper may begin to malfunction. Sometimes the pop-stoppers will not close all the way or open easily, which will trap water in the bathtub. The mechanisms i... Read More »

How to Adjust a Bathtub Drain Stopper?

Over time, your bathtub drain stopper may not be sealing the way it used to. You either need to replace the drain assembly or just adjust the drain stopper. To adjust the drain stopper, you need to... Read More »