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Valve Tutorials & FAQ's

Valve Learning Resources

Here at PlumbersStock, you can buy valves for just about any kind of project. However, if you don't know what you're looking for, how can you make the right purchasing decision? You can learn all about valves here on our site, and you can also contact us if you have questions beyond what is covered in these how-to articles and answers to frequently asked questions. Be sure to read through our valve learning resources before tackling your project.

What Is a Valve?

A valve is a fitting whose most basic function is to regulate the flow of fluids like gases, water, and sewage. Plumbing valves offer both manual and automatic operation, usually with manual operation coming in the form of a handle or lever. Ideally, an automatic valve will come with a manual override.

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