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Tools for a Plumber's Toolbox

After you have decided what plumbing tools you need to handle most plumbing jobs, it's time to put them into a plumber's toolbox.

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The following tools should be inside a plumber's toolbox:

Closet auger
Pipe wrench
Slip-joint pliers
Basin wrench
Anti-bacterial wipes
Rubber gloves
Safety glasses
Teflon tape (great for joining threaded pipes)
Plumbers putty
O-rings and rubber washers
Adjustable wrench
Telescoping magnet
Plastic drop cloths and shop towels