Bathtub/Shower Leak

Discussion in 'Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog' started by Heather, Feb 13, 2005.

  1. Heather

    Heather New Member

    Feb 13, 2005
    I am a tenant currently living in an historic building (over 100 yrs old).
    I live on the second floor. There are retail stores below me.
    My bathtub was leaking down into the store below causing their ceiling to leak whenever I took a bath.
    Now it is leaking when I take showers too.
    Will this be an expensive repair?
    Any suggestions/help would be greatly appreciated!
  2. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

    Aug 31, 2004
    Cave Creek, Arizona

    Until you know what is leaking there is no way to determine the extent of the repair. It could need a $1.00 overflow washer, or an entire shower/tub enclosure.
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  4. jadnashua

    jadnashua Retired Defense Industry Engineer xxx

    Sep 2, 2004
    Retired Systems engineer for defense industry.
    New England
    Shouldn't that be the problem of the landlord?
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