Stop Leaks in Plumbing Joints

Foolproof methods for connecting valves, faucets and sinks, and drain parts

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Adjustable wrench
  • Slip joint pliers
  • Wrench set

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Teflon tape
  • Teflon pipe joint compound
  • Flexible supply tubes