How to Install a Flow Control Valve to Quiet Noisy Pipes

Stop high-pitched water noise with a simple add-on valve

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Pipe wrench
  • Pliers

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • New shower head
  • Flow control valve
  • Teflon tape