What is a low flow shower head?

Answer The number of gallons of water a showerhead delivers per minute is the showerhead flow. Low flow showerheads will push less water through. A good quality showerhead will still feel good delivering ... Read More »

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How to Replace a Shower Head Flow Gasket?

Shower heads contain a flow restrictor, which is used to limit the flow of water through the shower head and conserve water, and a gasket, which creates a seal that keeps the shower head from leaki... Read More »

How do I increase the water flow rate in a shower head?

Clean the Shower Head ScreenUnscrew the shower head, and remove it from the pipe. Press a slotted screwdriver into the hold in the center of the gasket. Pull up gently to remove the gasket. Remove ... Read More »

What is the ideal distance between the top of the head and the shower-head?

The ideal height is the one that works for you . Not all people are the same height so there is no ideal height. What I suggest is ( on a standard shower head) is to have it come out of the wall 12... Read More »

What year did the government set water flow restrictions on shower heads?

In 1992, the Environmental Protection Agency enacted the Energy Policy Act for "National efficiency standards and specifications for residential and commercial water-using fixtures and appliances,... Read More »