Faucet Types

Single Lever Ball Faucet
Two Handle Stem & Cartridge Faucet
Single Handle Cartridge Faucet

Single Lever Ball Faucet

Pictured below is a standard single lever ball-type faucet. It is identified by the ball and cam which controls water flow and temperature. the replacement of “O” rings, seals and seat springs is the common method of repair for a dripping faucet.

Single Lever Ball Faucet

Two Handle Stem & Cartridge Faucet

Pictured below is a 2 handle stem & cartridge faucet. It is identified by the 2 individual handles which control water flow and temperature. Replacement of the cartridge assemblies and “O” rings is the common method of repair for a dripping faucet.

Two Handle Stem & Cartridge Faucet

 

Single Handle Cartridge Faucet

Pictured below is a single handle cartridge faucet. It is identified by a single handle and sealed cartridge which controls water flow and temperature. Replacement of the cartridge assembly and “O” rings is the common method of repair for a dripping faucet.

Single Handle Cartridge Faucet