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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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 »

I've tried everything and still can't remove my bathtub stopper!?

These things are a PIA, they never come out the way they are supposed to and I usually destroy them and have to replace the damn thing. If it is plastic with a chrome top, the chrome part is a cap ... Read More »

How do I remove the bathtub drain stopper?

Are you talking about a stopper or the actual drain grate? It sounds like you have a stopper that you turn to get it to plug the drain, then lift and turn to let the water drain. If you have one of... Read More »