To fix a leaky bathtub faucet, turn off the main water valve, remove the faucet handle and plate, remove the old O-ring and replace it with a new one and replace the faucet plate and handle. Most leaks are caused by a wo... More »

To fix a leaky bathtub spout, pull out the handle insert, remove the faucet handle, replace the faucet washer, put back the handle and handle insert, and then turn on the water to test the spout. Shut off the water suppl... More »

Leaky shower faucets are usually fixed by replacing worn out parts in the shower faucet valve such as the cartridge in single handle shower faucets. Shower faucet valve parts get worn down in time due to regular use, cor... More »

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To install a washerless bathtub faucet, turn off the main water supply, install the putty plate and faucet, make the plumbing connections and turn the water back on. The most common type of washerless faucet is the cartr... More »

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To repair a leaky Delta bathtub faucet, replace the worn rubber seats and springs. If the faucet has a handle for each temperature setting, feel the temperature of the water leaking from the spout to determine which hand... More »

To fix a leaky bathtub spout, pull out the handle insert, remove the faucet handle, replace the faucet washer, put back the handle and handle insert, and then turn on the water to test the spout. Shut off the water suppl... More »

To fix a leaky outdoor faucet, turn off the water supply, unscrew the faucet handle and spigot, check if the washer lays properly in the spigot, and replace any damaged spigot washer, valve system washer or the valve ste... More »