How to Install Shutoff Valves 1

How to Install Shutoff Valves 

Shutoff valves, also known as stop valves, offer versatile solutions for linking water supply lines to fixtures. Whether you’re a DIY enthusiast or tackling plumbing projects, this guide provides step-by-step instructions on installing new shutoff valves. Here’s what you need to know: Table of Contents Materials You’ll Need: New shutoff valves Pliers or wrenches Emery cloth Compression nut Compression ring Escutcheon plate Fixture supply lines Safety glasses (recommended) Step 1: Prepare for Installation Begin by turning off the main water supply to your home. To prevent potential water backflow, open the faucet associated with the line you’re working on to drain any remaining water. Step 2: Remove Old Supply Line Cut the old supply line, leaving enough space between the cut and the escutcheon plate […]

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