You definitely feel disturbed when there is water droplet from leaking faucet especially in the kitchen. Besides it felt uncomfortable, it is also causes waste in water use. Actually this problem is not difficult thing so that we can overcome this kitchen faucet leaking from handle easily and quickly. So, we do not have to bother anymore calling a handyman and can save on expenses. Sometimes, there are two things that usually happen in kitchen faucet leaking. First thing is kitchen faucet that you use have already damaged. This will result in closing the faucet handle to close tightly because it is already damaged.
The second cause is usually located on the connection between the pipe and faucet. In this case, old connection will little slack or lose because of the adhesiveness of the glue inside will begin to decrease. To overcome this, you only need to glue it again. To make kitchen faucet leaking from handle does not happen anymore, you need to prepare screwdriver and glue and wrench also new kitchen faucet (for damage). Then, you need to turn off all water sources. Use wrench to remove kitchen faucet from pipes by turn it in the opposite direction. Do it carefully to prevent the scratches. If the kitchen faucet is damaged but it can still be used again, clean the ends of faucet from the rest of glue and masking tape. Also clean the hole in the pvc pipe, keep the end of the hole dry after cleaning.
After the faucet and pvc pipes has been cleaned and dry, wrap the masking tape at the end of the pipe for about five turns. And then glue the ends of faucet uses pipe glue and now you can set it to the hole of pipes. Rotate clockwise to tighten it. Tighten the connection using the wrench to ensure the connection is strong. Then restart the water source and check that the faucet has not leaked yet. Then restart the water source and check that the faucet has not leaked yet. That is about the steps of repair kitchen faucet leaking from handle that you can do by yourself. It is easy and quick, right?