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How to Use Corrugated Metal in the Shower

Showers using corrugated metal are becoming popular by bringing modern industrial style to the bathroom. But corrugated metal is not a traditional material for a shower area. So naturally, many questions will arise if...

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Can You Shower After Using Drano?

There is nothing worse than when your plumbing starts backing up. Drains no longer drain, and soon they become blocked up with hair, soap scum, and other debris. This is when you turn to a drain de-clogger like Drano...

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Does Taking a Shower Hydrate You?

When we hear the term “hydration,” we believe it means water. You drink water to hydrate, so will a shower serve the same function to hydrate your skin? There’s no simple answer here because water can dehydrate your...

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How to Clean a Shower Mixing Valve

You might be experiencing a decrease in water flow while you are taking a shower, and one of the common reasons for that is a clogged shower mixing valve. Eventually, mineral deposits can build up, causing your...

Can Shower Controls Be On the Opposite Wall?

It may be a somewhat odd question, but can your shower controls be on the opposite wall from your faucet or showerhead? Though it may be different than most bathroom setups, having your controls and showerhead on...

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How to Get Jewelry Out of a Drain

It might feel like the end of the world when your earrings, necklace, or engagement ring have gone down the drain, but the reality is that it’s not that bad. Better yet, you don’t even have to call a plumber to...

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Can You Wear 14k Gold in the Shower?

You realized you are walking into your shower while wearing your 14k gold jewelry. Can you even wear 14k gold in the shower? What will happen to that expensive gold jewelry item now that you’ve soaped it up and exposed...

Why is My Bath Water Brown & How to Fix It

Turning on your bathtub faucet and witnessing brown water pouring out of it will likely make you think of some of the worst possible outcomes. For example, is my bathwater getting backed up by my toilet or releasing...

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Can You Wash Dishes in the Bathroom?

You may be wondering if you can wash dishes in the bathroom for a number of reasons. Perhaps you live in a dorm or tiny house without a kitchenette, but there is an accessible bathroom sink. Or your kitchen may be...