How to Install a Refrigerator Water Filter

Quick-connect fittings make installation and maintenance easy

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Adjustable wrench
  • Bucket
  • File
  • Rags
  • Slip joint pliers
  • Tube cutter

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Inline water filter
  • Pipe strap
  • 1-1/4-in. screws