Do It Yourself Yourself - Replace your Faucet

Do-it-Yourself
Faucet & Fixture Replacements
Call us for Service

When it comes to Installing and Replacing a faucet fixture in your home, make sure you have the right tools on hand and follow these helpful tips.

Follow these Steps for Replacement.

>>>>>









First Step : Inspect the sink openings.

Probe the sink openings and their distance together. Bathroom faucets, many times, have two handles that can be connected to the spout for a single unit. This is information will be helpful for proper faucet installation/replacement.

Second Step: Turn off the water supply

There are two valves for water supply, one for cold water and another for hot. Turn them both off by turning the valves clockwise. This will turn-off water from running in the tubes.

Third Step: Position your Faucet Replacement

Positioning the gasket and the faucet on the sink.

Now from under the sink, thread mounting nuts into the shanks. Making sure that the flat, wide side part of the mounting nut is up.

Screw and tighten the mounting nuts but not too tight to damage it or difficult for future replacement

Fourth Step: Re-Connect the Water Supply Tubes.

To connect properly, make sure you take note of the following steps..

Wrap threads of the water supply valve with plumbing tape.

Thread the nut onto the shut-off valve and secure with a proper sized wrench.

Use plumbers tape on faucet shank threads, thread the water supply nut against the faucet shanks.

Secure the nut with a proper wrench.

Fifth Step: Flush Out Faucet

Make sure that the water supply is clean by running water into the faucet to flush trapped debris off of it. Trapped debris can impair the sealing surfaces inside the faucet and trigger leaks.

 
 
HT Strenger is the leader in affordable emergency sump pumps in libertyville
HT Strenger is the leader in affordable emergency sump pumps in libertyville

Complete Residential Plumbing Call 847-234-9440

Call the Sump Pump Experts

HT Strenger is the leader in affordable emergency Sump Service and Sump Pump Installation in Lake Bluff, Illinois. We are expert plumbers regarding all sump pump problems. Most people never want to experience water in your finished basement, soaked irreplaceable carpeting, or wet walls and drywall. Don't let this happen to you.

Complete Water Heater Team

Water Heaters are used in your home every day - They get a lot of use and need maintenance to run a peak efficiency.

Sewer and Drain Professionals

Keep your drains unclogged and water flowing freely. We are Expert Sewer and Drain technicians that can your sewer drains flow free away from your home. Debris, Tree Roots and Minerals can build up over time - Clogging and Damaging your System.

Hydro and Jet Rodding

Hydro-Jetting utilizes high-pressure lines capped with a nozzle that disperses jets of water in all directions.

Service you can trust

Our skilled experts know their business. Rely on them, and our reputation to give you fast dependable and fair service.

HT Strenger Stands Behind Our Work

"We do everything we can to ensure all of our customers are satisfied with our work.

At HT Strenger., we realize that our valued customers are the reason why we have successfully provided plumbing services on the North Shore for over 100 years. We pride ourselves on customer satisfaction and we strive to provide high-quality service for you and your loved ones.

HT Strenger Plumbing - Plumbing Services
HT Strenger Plumbing Reviews

Covid-19 Info:

Be assured that we are taking the necessary steps for the safety and well being of our clients and employees. We wish you good health and safety in the days and weeks ahead, and we Thank You for your continued support.

- H.T. STRENGER.