Category Archives: Bathrooms

Repairing a Toilet with No Water

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It is such an irritating moment if using a toilet with no water flush. Your toilet's water flushing actually comes from the water supply valve mounted on the wall behind the toilet. This valve connects to the tank by a fill valve, which regulates the filling of the toilet and keeping it clean. You need ...

Fixing Low Water Pressure in a Faucet

If your bathtub faucet water pressure has decreased, it could be caused by the low water pressure. It can be frustrating as you cannot determine why the problem exists. There are many causes that can contribute to low water pressure, but luckily you can solve this problem of your bathtub faucet. Here are the steps ...

Wiring an Electric Water Heater

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In general, hot water heaters installed in most homes are powered by a 240-volt circuit. This particular voltage is counted as dangerous as it can cause serious injury or even death. It is important that the circuit is turned off when performing wiring in an electric water heater. However, the actual work of wiring an ...

Repairing a Tub-and-Shower Valve

Repair a Tub-and-Shower Valve A tub and shower valve is for those who have a combination of bathtub and shower in their bathrooms. What happens is, whenever the shower knob will be turned on there would be a small amount of water seen coming out of the tub faucet. Now you might think that since it\'s ...

Choosing Bathroom Floor Tiles

Bathroom Floor Tiles It is important to choose the right tiles for your bathroom floor because the floor tile will become permanent once it is installed. Bathroom tile is available in many shapes, sizes, textures, designs and colors. Here are the steps on how to choose bathroom floor tiles.You will need: Home improvement magazines Internet Budget CameraSteps: First, try browsing on ...

Conserving Energy in the Bathroom

Conserve Energy in the Bathroom With going green being promoted everywhere, we wonder how we can do our bit to preserve the universe, the earth. It is not that difficult, come to think of it. If we can\'t afford to purchase things that would help lessen global warming, we can do our bit. Not only will ...

Conserving Water in the Shower

Conserve Water in the Shower It becomes a habit to most of us to waste water in the bathroom unintentionally, we never think of how much water we are using and how much we are wasting, we just think of taking a shower and getting clean. We tend to think that water is an energy source ...

Repairing Scratch Marks on a Bathroom Countertop

Repair Scratch Marks on a Bathroom Countertop Most people love to have a great looking bathroom while there are those who couldn\'t care less. The appearance of your bathroom countertop could affect the overlook of your bathroom. Antiquated bathroom countertops are the usual problems in older houses while the newer houses would have bathroom countertop problems ...

Removing a Pop-Up Drain Plug

Remove a Pop-Up Drain Plug Removing a pop-up drain plug is one of a do-it-yourself task that you can do immediately on your own because it is an easy task. If you\'re familiar with the functions of a pop-up drain plug then it wouldn\'t be difficult for you to remove it yourself. If you don\'t then ...

Fixing a Leaky Bathtub Faucet

Fix a Leaky Bathtub Faucet Aged faucets are the most like cause of bathtub leaks and they can be easily fixed by replacing the washer and sealing the valve threads with plumber’s tape. Before you start unscrewing any faucets, make sure you have the water supply shut off or be prepared to face an unwanted waterfall ...

Replacing a Bathroom Countertop

Bathroom Countertop Most people love to have a great looking bathroom while there are those who couldn\'t care less. The appearance of your bathroom countertop could affect the overlook of your bathroom. Antiquated bathroom countertops are the usual problems in older houses while the newer houses would have bathroom countertop problems with scratches and water damage-related ...

Making Your Own Mosaic Bathroom Countertop

Mosaic Bathroom Countertop There are many types of countertops for bathrooms and one of the most attractive ones is the Mosaic bathroom countertop that is a marvel to look at. Mosaic designs can turn your dull looking bathroom countertop into a more polished bathroom with an ecstatic value to it. Turning your ordinary bathroom countertops into ...

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