Although the thought of fixing your own plumbing may be a little scary, with the right information and relevant tools, many home-plumbing problems can be fixed without calling in a professional. Take this quiz and see how easy some of these repairs are.
Since the spray head body and lever are a sealed unit, you cannot disassemble it but must replace the entire unit.
Neither, the shutoff valves control the flow of water to both the faucet and spray hose
The aerator spreads the stream of water into many little droplets, helping to save water and reduce splashing.
Usually you will notice either an uncommonly reduced water flow or water squirting in different directions
Over time, the aerator often gets clogged with sediments and mineral deposits.
Regular household vinegar, which is a diluted acid, can be effective in cleaning mineral deposits on the perforated disk.
This is an indication of a leak in the hose or one of the connections.
You should be able to see a leak by examining the hose inch by inch under a bright light, while water is flowing.
It is if you want water to flow from both the faucet and the spray hose.
The best way is probably to use a stiff wire to dislodge any impediments.