How To Install A Faucet
Does it drip... look really ugly? No... I mean the
Faucet installation is not what it used to be... thank
goodness! The do-it-yourself revolution has made faucet installation
easier than ever. In fact, a new faucet installation may require little more
than a single adjustable crescent wrench and determination.
But there are potential problems. Even though most faucets today come with very thorough instruction manuals,
installations can still be tricky... especially when you have to remove the old
So we will focus on the basics and offer some solutions, while giving you a little insight into just
what it takes to install a new faucet. Then you can decide if this project
is for you!
single-handle kitchen faucet (with a sprayer
attachment) is one of the most commonly used faucet types, making it a good subject for our
By the way, this information is relevant for bathroom
faucets, too! The major difference is that the "pop-up"
stopper assembly is usually replaced in a bath faucet installation to match the
bright new faucet. These additional parts come with most bath faucets
except for the really "bare bones" kits!
For the record, we have a good relationship with Delta
but they did not donate the faucet, nor did we receive any advertising
compensation for using it.