Bringing water to the pipes and taps demand a lot of efforts. Numerous techniques and tools to make a perfect water supply in every corner of the house.
Here are the top 10 must-have plumbing tools for a plumber:
It is used to tighten and loosen nuts on sink faucets. The basin wrench is made with a long shaft and a swivel, and an apparatus at the end, which is quite similar to the clamp.
Compression fittings are the jobs to be done with the use of an adjustable wrench. It is also used to tighten or loosen supply lines and other plumbing parts that are shaped hexagonal. The jaw settings of these wrenches are made to provide a good grip on some specific plumbing parts.
A pipe wrench is little larger than the adjustable wrench, which is used to hold the pipe itself in order to tighten or loosen on the end. It is recommended to wrap the cloth around the handle to avoid damage to your fixtures’ finishes.
Hacksaw is used to cut metal and plastic pipes, nuts, bolts, and screws. They should be in multiple quantities in your toolbox as they often break during use.
Thread Seal Tape
Better known as plumber’s tape or PTFE tape, the thread seal tape prevents leakage on the point of connections. This is widely used for water line connections.
When a plunger fails to clear a clog, then hand auger is used to push a metal wire through the tub drains in order to clear the clogs. A hand auger is not made to use on flush toilets because toilet or closet auger is crafted to get this job done.
Also known as a pipe cutter, tubing cutter is used to cut copper pipes. You should purchase tubing cutter as well as mini-cutter to ease the job of cutting differently sized pipes. You must use leak-proof taps and valves made by the innovative team of Waterman. All of its products are tested and passed through multiple quality checks to ensure their world-class quality