A long screwdriver plumbers pliers channel locks a properly sized wrench to fit the body of the drain key or really big channel locks vice grips. I will do better in the future watch me repair and replace my bathtub drai.
Note down the measurements and use them to purchase the pipe of proper length and diameter.
Bathtub drain pipe replacement. Here are a few bathtub drain schematics and bathtub plumbing diagrams. It is common for the bathtub drainl to leak over time and could cause water damage to t. An old bath tub drain can develop leaks and may need to be replaced with a new one replacing a tub drain and overflow tube is a great diy project and is one that you can do in a couple of hours.
One wrench holds the joint steady where the pipe connects while the other. A bathtub drain wrench or sometimes called a drain key. This is one of my early videos.
The new bathtub drain. I am so sorry this takes me so long to explain. This video will show you how to replace a bathtub drain shoe gasket.
Items needed to remove and replace a modern screw in bath tub drain not all drains are like this. Unscrew the drain with a claw hammer. If you have to hold your drain lever down for the tub to drain it is more than likely the tension spring on the back of the overflow plate.
If it is a metal pipe unscrew it using two pipe wrenches. To replace a bathtub drain pipe you will need cement drain pipe drain wrench hacksaw measuring tape paper and tub drain kit. Step 1 purchasing drain pipe take the measurements of the drain pipe and drain hole.
To make the task even easier here is an easy to follow step by step guide that will show you everything you need to know. Remove the drain pipe leading from the tub to the main drain. This video is a step by step instruction on how to replace a bathtub drain if your tub begins to drain slowly or stops draining completely it has probably b.
How to remove the drain from a tub when there is nothing for your tools to grab. Replacing a 1 5 insanely clogged drain pipe with a new run of pvc. You can replace just this plate at your hardware store for a few dollars.
Fairly simple drain system.