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Replace A Frost Free Faucet
An old frost free faucet
Aaron Stickley
A frost free faucet is designed to prevent water from freezing inside the pipe or valve and damaging it. Despite this there are times when frost can damage the frost free faucet and it will need to be replaced. Wear from frequent use is another reason why a frost free faucet will break and need to be repaired or replaced. You may want to consider which is easier and faster to replace or to repair the frost free faucet.

If you decide to replace a frost free faucet you will need to know the length of the existing faucet. Determining the size can be tricky because you have to see the whole thing to measure the faucet. It can be many times easier to just remove the old faucet and bring it to the home improvement store with you to get one that is the same size.

The following steps will show you how to remove and replace a frost free faucet.

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