How To Fix A Faucet?

How do you repair a faucet?

We’ll start by addressing leaky faucets.

  • Repairing a Leaky Faucet.
  • Shut off water supply, and remove faucet handle held to main body of faucet by unscrewing tiny screw on top or at back of handle.
  • Remove handle, and look at faucet assembly.
  • Remove screw that holds washer.

What causes a faucet to drip?

The typical causes for a leaky faucet include corrosion, mineral deposit on the internal parts, or defective gaskets, o-rings, or washers. Luckily, most faucets that leak can be fixed by homeowners if they have the right tools and some basic knowledge of plumbing.

How do you open a faucet valve?

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How do you change a washer on a faucet?

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How to Replace a Washer in a Leaky Faucet For Dummies – YouTube

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