How do i change a mix-it valve on a shower?

Answer Replacing CartridgesTurn off the water supply to the shower. Remove the screw holding the shower handle with a screwdriver or Allen wrench. Remove the handle. Unscrew the escutcheon, if there is on... Read More »

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How can i change a valve behind a shower?

The valve located behind the shower is known as the shower diverter, and works to divert the water from the main plumb up to the shower head, where the pressure from the water creates the force of ... Read More »

How do you change the cartridge in a Cuthbert shower diverter valve?

Replace Cuthbert shower diverter Note: this is for a Cuthbert brand shower diverter installed in 1977. It's a separate valve between the hot and cold, and above the tub spout but below the shower ... Read More »

What does a shower valve do?

The shower valve controls the flow of water. Some showers have a single valve that controls both pressure and temperature while other systems have separate valves for hot and cold water with pressu... Read More »

What Is a Transfer Shower Valve?

According to Keidel, a transfer shower valve is a diverter in the bathtub spout. The transfer shower valve carries water from the tub spout to the showerhead. You can apply these valves to hand sho... Read More »