Angela S
Angela S
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  • Cromwell, IA
Asked on Feb 26, 2012

Hello, all - I have a plumbing question for you - can you convert a tub/shower diverter valve into a shower only valve?

Pamela OwensAngela SKMS Woodworks

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I am re-doing a bathroom and find better prices on tub/shower fittings than I do on shower only fittings (which is what I need). It seems logical to me that to change a combo valve to a shower valve would simply involve blocking off the tub connector with a plug or short sweated line - am I right or does this cause some sort of problem? Please and thank-you to everyone!
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