How to Repair a Leaking Copper Pipe

5 simple steps to repair a leak

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Tube cutter

Propane torch

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Sweat coupling
  • Solder
  • Emery cloth
  • Flux and brush