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How to Repair a Ball-Type Faucet

Ball-type faucets tend to be more leak-prone than other types because they contain more parts. Master plumber Ed Del Grande demonstrates how to repair a ball-type faucet.

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Materials

  • faucet repair kit
  • plumber's grease

Tools

  • flat-head screwdriver
  • Phillips-head screwdriver
  • slip-joint pliers
  • Allen wrench
  • utility knife
  • rags

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