Can I add a sprayer to my kitchen sink?
Adding a sprayer to your kitchen faucets is not as difficult as it may appear to be. It is actually more economical to add a sprayer than it is to install a whole new faucet with a sprayer spout. Check your sink to ensure that it has an extra hole near the faucet before you begin.
How do you install a sprayer on an existing faucet?
The simplest way to add a spray nozzle to your kitchen faucet is the classic: a spray hose added to an unused hole on your sink, off to one side from your faucet.
Do you have to install sprayer on kitchen faucet?
Without connecting the sprayer, the faucet will work. If the additional hose isn’t connected, the valve will remain shut. You’d be paying more for the spray that you don’t use.
Why does my kitchen sink sprayer not work?
Why does my sink sprayer not work? More often, when your sink sprayer fails to work, the main problem is always with the diverter. You can always check this by removing the sink sprayer head and turning on the water. If the water flow is weak, you should start budgeting for a new diverter and replace it soon.
How do you keep a sprayer hose from getting under your sink?
Slip pipe insulation tubes over the shut off valve handles under the sink; your hose will no longer get stuck!
How does a kitchen sink diverter work?
The diverter inside your kitchen faucet redirects the water from the faucet spout to your faucet sprayer when you press the sprayer trigger. When you squeeze the trigger, the water pressure drops to engage the diverter. This stops the water flow at the spout and moves it to the sprayer.