Clothes Washer: Keep Your Washing Machine from Flooding the Laundry Room

Install an automatic washing machine shutoff valve to prevent floods

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
  • Pliers

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Washing machine valve shutoff kit