Bathroom : Shower Drain Installation Shower Drain Installation The Parts
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Installing a new drain whether because it is broken or just out of date is not a super hard thing. This plumbing installation is considered as DIY project which can be done by the homeowners directly. So if you find your shower drain does not work and or just want to obtain a fresher look, then you should read this article. Here below are the things related to the shower drain installation. Keep reading for the detailed information.
First, get two vertical slits cut about an inch using a hacksaw. Make cut on the drain body’s edge, do not get the shower pan cut. Get two slits which are horizontal on the drain flange about an inch apart. Next, get a screwdriver (the flat type) slide under the cut area. Get the screwdriver pressed upward and then get the cut section pried. Get the old shower drain pulled in order to get it removed from the drain pan. Then get the liquid soap’s thin coat applied inside the O-ring of the new drain. Now that you have done the steps above, get the silicone coating applied evenly at the underside of the new drain’s flange as well as around the drain hole’s inside.
After that, the drain must be next inserted to the shower pan. Get it securely installed there and then tightened with screws. You can use screwdriver for this step. Get the cover of the drain on the new drain and then get it tightened using screws. If you think you will not make it by yourself, ask a help from your relatives or friends. Or if you really cannot do the project by yourself, due to work or else, just contact a contractor will make it easier. Just ensure you hiring the trusted one which good reputation.