Why Kitchen Faucet Leaks

why kitchen faucet leaks

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a kitchen faucet gets a lot of use it gets used many times a day and many ways such as to wash your dishes get a drink wash your food and fill pots with water for cooking just to name a few over time the rubber washers and orings that create a watertight seal can deteriorate and cause the kitchen faucet to leak and puddle around the base, how to fix a faucet leaking from around the handle this video is a do it yourself project which will show viewers how to fix a leaking kitchen faucet which is leaking water from around the base of the handle this problem is most likely caused by a broken cartridge a moen 1225b cartridge is used to replaced it, more often though modern faucets use cartridge inserts the repair will be to replace the faucet cartridge to remedy the leak compression faucets are somewhat rare for the simple reason that they require frequent maintenance and have largely been replaced by more troublefree cartridge faucets