Skip to main content
Moen Solutions

Faucet Aerator Cleaning

Moen recommends routinely cleaning the faucet aerator to remove any debris. This article will walk you through the process of removing the faucet's aerator.


Threaded Aerator



All bath faucets 

Unthread and remove the aerator. Remove any debris and reinstall. 

Concealed Aerator



All bath faucets 

 Use the aerator removal tool provided with the faucet to unthread and remove the aerator. Remove any debris and reinstall. 

If the faucet is experiencing a lower than normal water flow after cleaning the aerator, see article Kitchen Faucet: Low Flow or Bathroom Faucet: Low Flow.

For additional information on Moen products visit and select the type of product you are repairing. The guide will contain repair details, troubleshooting and specific information on assembling handles associated with that style of product.

Still Not Finding What You're Looking For?

Contact Us or Call 1-800-BUY-MOEN           

Non US?  Moen Canada | Other International Sites  


  • Was this article helpful?