Tips and tricks for how to fix a dripping tap
There are few sounds as annoying as a dripping tap.
But a tap that drips isn’t just an irritation, it’s also a waste of water, and a sign that all is not well and bigger problems like burst washers could be on the way. “Don’t ignore the warning signs,” says RACV’s trade training manager Andy Anderson, also known as Handy Andy. “If a tap drips or is hard to turn off, it needs attention.”
Have a tap that won’t stop leaking? Have a go at fixing it yourself by following Handy Andy’s step-by-step guide below. For helpful guidance on how to address other common issues around the home, check out the rest of our Handy Andy video series.