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GLASSMAN1 01-30-2008 10:25 PM

two handle shower faucet to single handle
 
i have a 1999 manufactured home.ive taken out the shower and was wondering if its possible to put in a single handle shower faucet since the water lines are pvc pipe?

Mike Swearingen 01-31-2008 02:06 AM

The water lines must be CPVC, since PVC can only be used for cold water or drain lines, and not hot water lines.
Yes, you can switch to a single handle faucet from a dual handle. Go to a plumbing supply place that offers them with a large estuchion that allows replacement from the shower side, and will cover the dual handle holes.
Good Luck!
Mike

GLASSMAN1 01-31-2008 08:08 AM

Thanks Mike,i Just Wanted To Know If It Was Possible.ive Already Tore Existing Fiberglass Surround Out And Am Going To Put Shower Base And Tile?when I Put Backer Board Up I Should Be Able To Cut Holes To Match Plumbing.


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