Quick Tip: Fix a Drippy Faucet

Cost of drippy faucet

cost-of-drippy-faucet-toilet-leaksA drippy faucet can drive you crazy, waste a ton of water, and damage your plumbing fixtures. It all starts to add up. Repairing or replacing the faucet is the most cost-efficient solution.

A leaking faucet can cause water to drip down, rusting your plumbing fixtures and eventually leading to wood rot in your cabinets or flooring. A leaky faucet that drips at the rate of one drip per second can waste more than 3,000 gallons per year. That’s the amount of water needed to take more than 180 showers!

How to fix a drippy faucet

This video on our YouTube page will show you how you might be able to fix it yourself, in less than 5 minutes. If you decide to replace it, look for the WaterSense label. We love installing Delta faucets. They have so many that a WaterSense certified, in sodelta-windmere-bath-sink-faucet many designs and finishes.

Our plumbing team is available to fix your drippy faucet if you don’t have time to deal with the frustration, or don’t want to chance making the problem worse. Our licensed plumbers are always punctual, polite and some of the most trusted in the plumbing industry. We repair all makes and models of faucets, including bathroom faucets, kitchen faucets, indoor faucets and outdoor faucets. We can be reached 24/7 by calling 860.228.1036.