Four Home Plumbing Repair Tips

Never give up!

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Cordless drill
  • Socket/ratchet set
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Adjustable wrench
  • Allen wrench
  • Pliers

You may also need a rotary tool, a hex socket set, a heat gun and a cartridge puller.

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Replacement cap
  • Valve grinding compound
  • Replacement setscrew
  • Replacement faucet