When you bought a shower faucet or bathtub faucet, you can choose a appropriate height to install the water hose. The distance between the hot and cold water hose must over 15cm. And don’t forget to clean the water hose before installation in order not to have hard water which can damage the faucet.
Shower faucet and bathtub faucet with concealed installation: after buying the concealed faucet, you should reserve the valve of the faucet to the wall at first. During the reserving time, you should pay attention to the thickness of the wall of your bathroom. If the wall is too flimsy the valve can not reserve. Do not remove the plastic protection netting of the valve in order not to damage the valve with cement or other hard items. In addition, you should also pay attention to the direction of the valve which lead to up and down or left and right. If the dimension of the faucet has some mistake when reserving it to the wall, you can use a adjust abduction to correct the dimension.
For the thermostatic faucet, before installation you need to check the water hose whether the left hose for hot water while the right hose for cold water in order not to connect the water hose in wrong. Water heaters for gas and solar can not use the thermostatic faucet because of the low pressure. In addition, don’t forget to install the filter for cold and hot water.
In our daily life, bathroom sink faucets will be broken or leaking sometimes. Then we need to repair it, the best way is to find a professional worker to repair, but in that way we should spend a lot. So I collect some skills for repairing bathroom faucet.
The repair steps:
Find the broken reason for repairing–prepare tools–close the master switch–repair or change faucet–re-install the faucet–open the water switch–clean the faucet
Common questions and repairing skills for bathroom sink faucets
1.Reducing outlet without sparkling
Cause: bubbler has dirt
Method: remove the faucet then clean the bubbler
2.Small outlet for shower
Cause: pressure is too low or shower spout has dirt
Method: remove the shower spout to clean the rubber gasket and top shower
3.Noise in the faucet body
Cause: too high pressure; close the handle too quickly; don’t fix the water hose well; has dirt in the inlet hose
Method: To reduce pressure and avoid snap shut again leading construction, clean the pipe, check the inspection pipes and connections objects (such as water purifiers, water heaters).
4. Difficult temperature control and fluctuating water temperature
Cause: difference pressure between hot and cold water is too large, or the water heater to increase temperature for too long
How to choose faucet for home decoration?
Expert Answers: choose faucet does not have to vote for you is guaranteed, the price will be cheaper to buy brass kitchen sink faucets . Many leading alloy material on the market, so that the faucet handle very light hand; from the color can also be seen, from the tap faucet alloy plating layer can not see, can not look at where it’s plating layer covering general it is black color alloy, and copper plating areas that are not yellow, copper color.
Usually the seller has to buy leading warranty, as long as installed a watertight, the future is not easy to leak. In fact, the faucet body is not bad, at most, over time, wear and tear for a heart valve heart valve can be, the price is very cheap. When consumers buy faucet, you are sure to keep their eyes open.
In addition, as technology advances, the tap water are becoming attention, by controlling the flow of water saving effect of the faucet size reaches more and more consumers buy just a little care you can.
Usually a faucet will contain lead, first you should do is to check the faucet when buying whether is removal of lead. When you are in-store to purchase of a faucet, you need to personally feel the weight of the faucet. At the same time, you also need to observe if the interior faucet rough. Rough wall, in the course of the water is prone to small, linked to pollution and other issues.