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This Old House plumbing and heating contractor Richard Trethewey shows how to replace a standard hose faucet with a freeze-resistant model. See below for a shopping list and tools.

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How to Install a Frost-Proof Faucet with PEX Piping: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I5kxToxiVC8&index=63&list=PLkJADc1qDrr_0NxtmzECiOWkr5de82kXV

Shopping List for How to Install a Frost-Proof Faucet:
– frost-proof sillcock
– copper tubing and assorted fittings
– emery cloth, used to clean outside of pipe ends prior to soldering
– flux
– lead-free solder
– silicone caulk, for creating a watertight seal between sillcock and wall
– carbide-tipped masonry drill bit, for drilling screw-anchor holes into masonry wall
– plastic wall anchors, for securing new sillcock to masonry wall
– stainless steel screws”, used to attach new sillcock to wall

Tools for How to Install a Frost-Proof Faucet:
– propane torch
– tubing cutter, used to cut copper tubing
– adjustable wrench, used to remove the stem assembly from the sillcock
– drill/driver
– caulking gun
– hammer
– screwdriver

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