Leaking Shower Drain Repair: Cleaned and Polished Shower Drain

Leaky Shower Drain Repair: Unscrew and Remove the Shower Drain Body

Shower Drain Leak Repair: New Strainer Body and Plumbers Putty

LASCO 03-1224 WingTite Replacement Shower Drain, Easy to Install

$65.99
  • Review
  • TAG : Shower Drain Repair: Solvent Weld Shower Drain
ADD TO CART
  • Shower drain repair is definitely not much of a hassle. A few tools and bit of a mechanical bent of mind will get you there. Find out more about fixing a shower drain.

    How to Fix a Leaky Shower Drain – correct a failed shower drain repair by taking apart the drain, clean up the excess Plumber’s Putty and install a new drain.

  • How to Fix a Leaky Shower Drain – correct a failed shower drain repair by taking apart the drain, clean up the excess Plumber’s Putty and install a new drain.

    The WingTite shower drain, Durock drain assembly, Schulter KERDI-DRAIN and Oatey shower drains are among shower drain replacement kits on the market as of January 2016. The WingTite drain, which works with plastic or fiberglass shower bases, has an O-ring that seals it to the drainpipe and four latches that flip out under the shower base, clamping it into place. The Durock drain assembly works with the USG Durock shower system and also with traditional mud bed construction.

  • If you would like to save thousands of dollars on shower drain repair, go with pipelining as your repair method. Pipelining may cost you as little as half that of traditional shower pipe repair. Pipelining can repair your leaky shower pipes in only a few hours and does not require demolition to your bathroom, shower, or finishes.

Leaky Shower Drain Repair: Clean the Shower Drain Threads

Your shower drain repair options are:
1. Since you already have water damage to the ceiling below the shower and will need to fix the ceiling, cut an inspection hole in the ceiling to get a good look at shower drain and leak. Toilet paper is a great tell-tale for finding the smallest leak as you dab it around the drain. Consider installing a in the ceiling to close off the inspection hole. You’ll also be able to check for hidden water damage to the wood framing see how well the shower stall is supported.