How do I identify my frost free faucet brand?

  1. Find the Logo. The most obvious and quickest solution is to look for a logo — the manufacturer’s symbol — that identifies its faucets. …
  2. Locate the Model Number. …
  3. Count the Splines. …
  4. Broach Gauge. …
  5. Replacement Parts.
  6. How do I know what brand of sillcock I have?

    All of our sillcocks have “BK” or a Mueller “M” with a triangle embossed into the body of the faucet. If your sillcock does not have one of our logos on it, then it is not our product. We do not have any partnerships with other brands and cannot guarantee that our replacement part(s) fit your model.

    How do you measure a frost free sillcock?

    Measure back 4-5 inches from the rim joist inside your house. Make a mark with a sharpie. If your mark is close to a copper fitting, like an elbow or T, make it 2 inches away from the fitting. This will allow you to push a SharkBite fitting onto your copper pipe inside the house.

    How do you measure a sillcock stem?

    For Anti-Siphon, Frost free sillcock. Measurement listed refers to the length of the stem that is behind the wall. The overall length of the stem is roughly 4in longer. Suggestion for accuracy: measuring the overall length from end to end of the stem and then subtracting 4in to get the length needed for replacement.

    How do I find out what brand my faucet is?

    Some manufacturers will also print the serial number on the faucet or the cold water supply line tag, which is usually located below the sink. Although the serial number will not tell you the exact model number, it can tell you the brand and usually the family of faucets the model is from.

    Where do I find my faucet model number?

    Identifying Your Faucet Model

    1. The model number is printed on a tag that is attached to the cold water supply line of the faucet.
    2. The supply line is located below the sink, countertop, bath rim, or behind the bowl of a bidet.
    3. The model number, or part number, is typically preceded by “P/N.”

    What brand is UPC faucet?

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    Brand Legion Furniture
    Material Brass
    Finish Type Brushed
    Handle Material Brass
    Maximum Flow Rate 2.2 Gallons Per Minute

    Are faucet cartridges interchangeable?

    Cartridges aren’t interchangeable among different faucets, so if you decide you need a replacement, you need to know its part number so you can order it from your plumbing supplier or online. That number is usually available on the manufacturer’s website in the online version of the owner’s manual for your faucet.

    What faucet brand has a red and blue circle?

    The Delta faucet has a red/blue button.

    How do you replace a frost free Sillcock outdoor faucet?

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    Quote from Youtube video: Put it around the pipe snap it together and then just spin it around in the direction the arrow. Pretty cool cutter surfeit go got it a little bit of water.

    How do you repair a frost free Sillcock outdoor faucet?

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    Quote from Youtube video: Off I'm going to take off the center screw. Then remove the handle. And then underneath this nut is a washer and a lot of times the problems in this washer.

    How do you fix a leaky outdoor frost free faucet?

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    Quote from Youtube video: Off open this up crack it bleed it out that way you don't have water just spraying out of here because it's still under pressure. And just like on the end of the stem. You've got another washer.

    Why does my frost free faucet leak?

    If the faucet leaks from around the handle just when the water is turned on, the stem packing may be leaking. In some cases, you can fix this by simply tightening the retaining nut that’s under the handle. Remove the screw in the center of the handle and pull the handle off. Try tightening the nut slightly (Photo 1).

    How do you fix a dripping outside faucet handle when water is turned on?

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    Quote from Youtube video: Take the old washer to a plumbing supply store to make sure you're replacing it with the right one put the new washer back inside the packing nut and retighten.

    What is ASSE 1019 A?

    ASSE 1019: This standard establishes design and performance requirements for wall hydrants, requiring that they be freeze resistant, automatic draining, and contain an integral and permanent device to prevent backflow due to back siphonage, back pressure or both.

    What is an ASSE 1012 backflow preventer?

    ASSE 1012. March 11, 2009. Performance Requirements for Backflow Preventers with an Intermediate Atmospheric Vent. Description The devices covered by this standard are those which have functional capabilities for preventing both back-siphonage and back pressure and which can operate under continuous or… 1012.

    What is a water vacuum breaker?

    A vacuum breaker is a backflow preventer. It’s a threaded device that attaches onto a faucet. It prevents water from flowing backwards into the plumbing. Vacuum breakers prevent water from flowing in the reverse direction.

    How do you fix a vacuum breaker on a faucet?

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    Quote from Youtube video: If this happens. Take a flathead screwdriver. And pop the cap off by prying under the lower edge of the cap. Then tighten down the vacuum breaker body with your channel locks.

    Do I really need a vacuum breaker?

    Any place where water is supplied for any use other than drinking water needs a vacuum breaker installed. State and federal laws require vacuum breakers be installed on outside spigots, commercial dishwashing machines, mop-sink faucets, and dish sink sprayer hose spigots.