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Reid wrote at 2016-04-10 00:07:05
If they are really hard to pull to shut off, locate the main water line and turn it off. This relieves pressure on the valves and you should be able to pull them to close fairly easily. This seems to affect valves that have not been closed and opened in a number of years, but this worked for me. I turned the water back on the house with these pulled and was able to continue with the water to the faucet off.

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Faucets, toilets, water heaters, rough in plumbing, plastic, copper, all general residential plumbing, adding a bath, remodeling a bath, drain cleaning, general care of your plumbing and drain system.


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