A Cold Water Leak in a Kitchen Ball Faucet?

Answer Cold water leaks in a kitchen ball faucet happens for a simple reason. Faucet heads have two inlets, one for allowing in cold water, and the other for hot. Each inlet has a seal and a spring that k... Read More »

Top Q&A For: A Cold Water Leak in a Kitchen Ball Faucet

Why does a light stream of water leak out of the kitchen faucet when the dishwasher is turned on?

Answer Because your losing "volume" possibly the piping is under sized or the internal diameter was reduced by mineral deposits

Why does my kitchen hot water faucet turn cold right after turning off and back on when it was hot before?

Faucet water filters are designed to remove contaminants from water that has already been filtered by the municipal water treatment facility. This may sound odd at first but water treatment plants ... Read More »

How to Repair a Leak in a Kitchen Faucet?

Kitchen faucet repair may seem like a trivial thing but a leaky faucet can cost a homeowner hundreds of dollars of the course of a year in excess water usage. While taking apart a kitchen faucet ma... Read More »

I need to buy a new kitchen faucet. do i need to turn my water pipes off?

yes, but just underneath your sink. Just turn the knobs closed (there's one for hot water and one for cold water under your sink). Once those are closed, you can then replace your faucet/taps. Good... Read More »