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How do you stop a bathtub faucet from dripping?

The water supply needs to be shut off. Shutting off the water supply is the first step in fixing a bathtub faucet. ... The cap needs to be removed from the faucet. Remove the handle screw. ... The handle needs to be removed. ... The escutcheon needs to be removed. ... The stem assembly needs to be removed. ... The washer needs to be checked. ... The washer needs to be replaced.

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