How do you secure a tub faucet pipe?
2:454:28How to Secure Loose Pipes | This Old House - YouTubeYouTubeStart of suggested clipEnd of suggested clipWeve applied a little caulking to the back side of the plate for a watertight seal.MoreWeve applied a little caulking to the back side of the plate for a watertight seal.
Can you attach hose to faucet?
You could use the hose outside, but all you get with that is cold water. But theres an easy solution: simply attach your garden hose to the kitchen faucet, fill it up! With just a couple twists and turns, its easy and fast to do.
What kind of pipe do you use for a tub spout?
The tub spout can be copper, brass, or galvanized pipe. You cannot use pex because the pipe coming out of the valve needs to be able to support the weight of the tub spout and handle the abuse of pulling/ pushing down of the divirter built into the spout.
Why is rust coming out of my bathtub faucet?
Two common culprits associated with well water are iron and manganese. Ferric iron has a rusty red appearance coming from faucets while ferrous iron causes standing water to change to a rust or yellow color. Examples of both can be seen on sinks, showers, and bathtubs where a standing water turns red or yellow.
How do I change a bathtub faucet?
0:098:47Replacing a Tub Faucet: Bathtub Spout Replacement - YouTubeYouTube