How to Replace a Mixer Shower Faucet?

Answer The mixer faucets used in showers feature essentially the same design as those mixers used in kitchens, but the process of accessing the faucet valve differs slightly. This faucet design derives it... Read More »

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How to Replace a Faucet Cartridge on a Shower & Tub?

Shower and bathtub combinations commonly have a cartridge faucet. As the faucet's handle is rotated, several holes within the body of the faucet mix hot and cold water to adjust the temperature. W... Read More »

How to Replace a Moen Shower Faucet Knob?

Removing a Moen faucet knob starts by identifying the set screw inside the handle. This project is useful when replacing a handle or accessing the inner cartridge to the faucet. No special plumbing... Read More »

How do I replace Moen shower faucet cartridges?

Removing an Old CartridgeTurn off the water to the shower, and open the valve to allow excess water to drain. If the handle has a cap, pry it off with a slot screwdriver and unscrew the nut holding... Read More »

How to Replace the Seats & Springs in a Shower Faucet?

When a faucet that has two handles, it is more than likely a compression style faucet that controls the flow of water by applying or relieving pressure on a neoprene washer when the handle is turne... Read More »