We have had calls about smells, mysterious vibrations, bleeding shower heads, strange noises that turned out to be plumbing-related, and more. Some of the calls we have received are downright weird, so don’t worry – we have heard it all. And we usually discover that a perceived poltergeist phenomenon turns out to be a water supply issue.
Cold or Scorching Shower?
No one wants a cold shower, or a scorching-hot one! Lack of cold water is usually caused by a defective pressure-balancing valve in a cartridge.
The first thing you'll want to do is check to see if other faucets in your house are running hot and cold water properly. If they are, then the problem is most likely related to the pressure-balancing valve in your shower?