How to Replace a Shutoff Valve

Stop under-sink leaks with this 30-minute fix.

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
  • Locking pliers
  • Soldering torch

Flame-protecting cloth
Gloves

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Shutoff valve