Water Heater Repair: How to Replace the TPR Valve

Fix water heater leaks

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Hacksaw
  • Pipe wrench
  • Pliers
  • Plumbers tape
  • Soldering torch
  • Tube cutter

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • TPR valve
  • Expansion tank
  • Copper Tee
  • Solder
  • Propane