BathroomHome
To Top

Repairing a Tub Drain Stopper

While replacing my drain stopper for my tub the weight fell off and is stuck. The tub unit is one piece. Any ideas on how to get it out?

By Lorrie from Portland, ME

Ad
We are giving away $200 in Amazon gift cards for people who answer questions on ThriftyFun in February! Click here to find out more...

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

November 24, 20100 found this helpful

Usually that little weight is just cheap iron. Most craft stores sell baggies with assorted small permanent magnets. Glue one of those to the end of a wooden spoon and you got a handy retriever for all kinds of metal objects. It should lift out that little weight easily.

Have FUN!

DearWebby

http://webby.com/humor

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
November 24, 20100 found this helpful

You can also get magnetized tools: such as screw drivers etc; this should get it out easily!

Ad
ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
We are giving away $200 in Amazon gift cards for people who answer questions on ThriftyFun in February! Click here to find out more...

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

0 found this helpful
May 11, 2011 Flag

I replaced my tub drain stopper and it worked once. Now the tub drain won't stay closed completely and the tub is now clogging? Any suggestions?

By BL from Allen Park, MI

AnswerWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Related Content
Categories
Home and Garden Repair Home BathroomNovember 23, 2010
Guides
Claw Foot Tub in Bright Bathroom
Cleaning a Claw Foot Tub
tub drain
Retrieving Parts from a Broken Drain
Door Draft Stopper
Making a Door Draft Stopper
Hot Tub
Cleaning a Hot Tub
More
👒
Mother's Day Ideas!
🐰
Easter Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on March 18, 2017 at 7:20:34 AM on 10.0.1.152 in 2 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!