Faucet Repair projects
How to Repair a Noisy Outdoor Faucet
An unusually noisy outdoor faucet may be due to something as simple as a worn-out washer. To find out, disassemble the faucet from the outside,…
How to Stop a Freeze-Proof Faucet From Leaking
A dripping freeze-proof faucet doesn't have to be replaced. Learn how to take it apart and replace the rubber washer in just a few easy…
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How to Fix a Dripping Shower
Repair a shower faucet that won't shut off. Most single-handle, cartridge-style faucets can be repaired in an hour or less with basic tools.
How to Fix a Leaky Faucet
You can fix almost any drippy single-lever kitchen faucet in about an hour. We'll show you how. The repair is a lot easier than you might think,…
Unclog a Kitchen Faucet Aerator
Low water pressure may not be the reason for weak water flow from faucets. Check for a clogged aerator. You can fix it in 5 minutes.
How to Simply Fix Loose Faucet Handles
A loose faucet handle will gradually grind away the valve stem that it's screwed to, and should be tightened. Here's a trick to use if the stem…
How to Install an Outdoor Faucet
Make watering your lawn or garden easier with a remote outside faucet. Instead of dragging long lengths of hose, run a permanent underground…
How to Install a Frost-Proof Outdoor Faucet
Frost-proof, anti-siphon sill cock faucets prevent winter water-line freeze-ups and stop unsanitary water from contaminating the water system.…
Quickly Fix Leaky Cartridge-Type Faucets
We'll take the mystery out of cartridge-type faucets and show you how to fix them yourself. Regardless of where the faucet is leaking, you can…
How to Replace a Faucet and Waste Line
Replacing a bathroom faucet and waste line can quickly get complicated. Learn the shortcuts and tricks that professional plumbers use to make…
How to Replace a Kitchen Faucet
The toughest part of replacing a kitchen faucet is removing the old one. Unexpected problems always pop up—corroded pipes,…