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SHOWER HOT WATER SCALDING

I HAVE SHOWER ONE HANDLE FAUCET AND WANT TO CORRECT PROBLEM OF HOT SCALDING WATER WHEN TOILET IS FLUSHED IN HOUSE WITHOUT CUTTING THROUGH WALLS TO ACCESS THE FAUCET CONNECTION

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Hi as you are probably aware ,when the toilet is flushed the water pressure to the shower is reduced so you get hot/scalding water unfortunatly there is NO easy solution you could put a needle valve in the supply to the toilet and with trial and error by turning the valve down reach a compromise between the time it takes to fill the flushing tank and the shower temp the only real solution is to feed the toilet and shower off independent supplies but in most houses this is impractical if not impossible silk090

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