Are all Delta shower valves the same?
Although Delta valves are Universal, there is some confusion as they do offer several model numbers on their website. Typically the valve you want will be R10000-UNBX or R10000-UNWS. They are all universal and all Delta Shower Trim Kits will fit every single one of these valves. via
Can I replace a shower valve myself?
Once shower faucets drip water, things get messy, and you to have to know how to replace a shower valve to prevent water damage. A plumber can do a quick fix, but taking some easy steps to replace the shower valve yourself isn't a bad idea. It is a way to save money and gain useful skills at the same time. via
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How do I know what type of shower valve I have?
Look at the center of the trim plate behind the shower handle to find a brand name or manufacturer symbol. If you see a "K," the faucet is a Kohler unit; an "M" signifies Moen. American Standard, Delta and Price Pfister typically print their entire name on the faucet itself. via
How much does it cost to replace a shower valve?
The average cost to replace a shower valve is $310 if you hire a plumber to replace the stem and internal parts. An entire shower valve replacement costs are closer to $540 installed, on average, which includes removing the old broken valve, the cost of the new valve, as well as any other parts and labor costs. via
Can you replace shower handle without replacing valve?
The handle and trim for the tub/shower controls can also usually be replaced without redoing any plumbing by using a universal replacement kit (available for most brands at home centers and plumbing supply stores). via
How long does it take to replace a shower valve?
Three-Handle and Diverter Faucets
Three-handle faucets have temperature stems (hot and cold handles) and diverter stems. Here's how to repair both: Time: 15 minutes to 1 hour depending on experience. Cost: $3.00 to $27.00 depending on manufacturer of replacement parts. via
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How do I know what model Delta shower faucet I have?
Where can I find my model number? The model number is on the packaging as well as the Installation instructions provided with your faucet. via
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How do you remove a Delta shower handle?
How to remove Delta shower handle – with Plug Buttons. Using a flat-blade screwdriver, gently pry the plug button from the front of the valve trim. Unscrew the screw and remove the handle and adapter from the valve stem. If applicable, rotate the cover counterclockwise to remove. via