If your bathtub is in need of an upgrade, you might be wondering the best way to tackle a tub drain stopper replacement. There are a few different reasons to replace your bathtub stopper, maybe it’s just old and dingy and doesn’t look very appealing. If your bathtub drain is so corroded that the crossbars in the drain that the stopper screws into are missing, you may be operating without a tub stopper at all.
This is never a good idea as not having any kind of tub stopper over your drain will cause big problems for you rather quickly. When hair and soap scum accumulate in your drain it can cause serious clogs and a nasty foul odor. If you’ve been procrastinating on your bathtub repair project because you think you have to remove the entire drain, sometimes also called a stopper body or strainer body, there is an easier option available.
While calling in a professional plumber might seem like the easiest option, it is definitely the most expensive and absolutely not necessary. With the modern and innovative bathtub repair products available on the market today, you can replace your bathtub drain stopper yourself without having to take out the current stopper body at all. Even if your drain is corroded and the crossbars are missing, there is an easy way to install a beautiful new bathtub stopper with the SimpliQuick® Tub Fix solution.
The most important tip for an easy tub drain stopper replacement is that you do not have to remove the stopper body at all. Check out the following three simple steps for the easiest bathtub stopper replacement.