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When the builder installed the single handle shower faucet in one of my spare bathrooms, the handle will go from off to the middle (warm), but will not turn any farther towards hot... how can I fix this, so that I can turn the handle all the way to the "hot" setting if needed????

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With some installations there is a setting screw to prevent the tap going all the way hot in an effort to prevent scalding to the elderly or children while in the tub/shower. You may have to take off the handle, and ring to check and see if this is the case, if so, a small adjustment to the screw inside will allow you to go beyond the current setting.

Please let me know if this helps and include feedback.

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