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mdeedi

05:12PM | 05/01/05
Member Since: 01/05/03
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how can i increase my waterpressure in my shower without spending big bucks... i'm a renter

Jim D

12:38AM | 05/02/05
Member Since: 01/06/01
345 lifetime posts
MDEEDI - hi, go to your local Wal-Mart, H-ome D-epot or L-owes and look at their selection of low-pressure shower heads. I lived in a rental home fed by a well and the shower pressure was fairly low. I spent about $15 on a new shower head and it took about 5 minutes to install. It not only increased the shower pressure but also brought the hot water temp up as well. Be sure to look for low-pressure, not low-flow (the type used to save water). Don't forget the teflon tape (the white stuff) and remember that it wraps on clockwise (the same direction the shower head turns as it's being installed). I hope this helps some - regards! Jim D/West Point, VA
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