How to Repair & Replace a Stripped Faucet Stem?

Answer When a faucet handle will not turn off, the source of the problem is probably a stripped-out stem. A faucet stem or cartridge attaches to the handle and controls the flow of water to the faucet. Hi... Read More »

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How to Repair a Moen Single Handle Faucet Leak Under the Faucet?

Moen is a company that has made a name for itself in terms of producing quality, average-priced plumbing fixtures and accessories. If you are noticing water leaking from beneath your Moen faucet wh... Read More »

A Stuck Stem on a Faucet?

Fixing a leaking faucet involves replacing the stem and valve. However, when the stem is stuck and difficult to remove, the repair is very difficult. This happens for a variety of reasons like corr... Read More »

How to Install a Faucet Stem?

The water coming out of your faucet tap is controlled by the faucet stem (also called a valve stem) that is attached to the faucet handle. When you turn the handle, the valve stem raises or lowers,... Read More »

How to Remove the Stem From a Bathtub Faucet?

Many bathtub faucets use a cartridge system, a single component that controls the flow of water through the faucet through an adjustable stem. When the handle on the stem is moved, the water turns ... Read More »