How to Clean and Repair a Clogged Faucet

Regular aerator clean-ups make a big difference in water flow

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
  • Slip joint pliers
  • Utility knife

You'll also need an old toothbrush

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Vinegar
  • Electrical tape