Many models attach easily to the existing shower arm—the short, bent pipe that comes out of the wall and connects to the showerhead. A handheld showerhead also can be installed onto a tub spout that has a special diverter fitting.
How do you install a shower head?
1:052:18Installing a Showerhead | The Home Depot - YouTubeYouTubeStart of suggested clipEnd of suggested clipNow place a rag over the shower arm and hold it in place with a pair of slip joint pliers. With yourMoreNow place a rag over the shower arm and hold it in place with a pair of slip joint pliers. With your other hand use an adjustable wrench to turn the nut on the shower head counterclockwise to remove.
Where does the shower head go in the shower?
The showerhead should be placed so it directs water toward the body, not the face or hair. A fixed showerhead, roughed in at 72 inches to 78 inches off the floor, is typical in many showers and tub/shower combinations.
What is best shower head?
Best shower head overall: Kohler Forte Shower Head (starting at $81.90; amazon.com) The primary reason the Kohler Forte topped our list is because of the immersive shower experience it provides.
How do I make my shower head higher?
The easiest and most affordable way to raise the height of your shower head is with an adjustable shower arm. This type of shower arm attaches to your existing shower arm pipe, acting as an extension, and then you can attach your existing shower head.
Can a shower head increase water pressure?
Are there shower heads that increase water pressure? Yes. High-pressure shower heads increase water pressure either by decreasing flow rate or using a compression chamber.