Precautions of buying faucets

- Jan 23, 2018 -


Hardware accessories common sense: To buy faucets' 12 precautions 

Weight: Can not buy too light faucet, too light Mainly manufacturers in order to reduce costs, hollowing out the internal copper, the faucet looks great, picked up is not heavy, relatively easy to withstand the hydraulic burst.

Handle: The compound faucet is easy to use because normally only one hand is empty when using a sink.

Outlet: The outlet on the high makes it easy to fill the basin.

Spool: This is the heart of the faucet, hot and cold faucets are used ceramic spool, the best spool is the Spanish track, Taiwan's Kang Qin, Zhuhai's name.

Rotation angle: turning 180 degrees to make work easier, but can rotate 360 degrees only for a sink in the center of the house meaning.

Can extend the shower head: so that the effective radius increases, the sink and the container can be filled faster.

Hoses: Experience has shown that a tube of 50 cm length is enough and tubes of 70 cm or more are also available on the market. Should pay attention to not buy aluminum pipe, use stainless steel wire, get a hand grip, pull the hand is black aluminum, no change is stainless steel wire, preferably outside with 5 international standard wire braided stainless steel Hose, tube hose is made of EPDM material, the connection nut is red forging, the appearance of rolling plating hanging 4miu (thickness) nickel layer.

Shower tube: In order not to make unpleasant sound, should try to avoid the use of metal pipes.

Anti-calcification system: In the showerhead and automatic cleaning system will deposit calcium, the same situation also occurred in the faucet, there will be silicon gathered together. Integrated air cleaner with anti-calcification system, can also prevent the device inside is calcified.

Backflow prevention system: This system prevents dirty water from being sucked into the fresh water pipe and made up of layers of material. Devices equipped with a backflow prevention system will show the DVGW pass mark on the package surface.

Cleaning: Streamlined design does not require too much cleaning. Do not use cleaning detergent decontamination powder, polishing powder and other coarse particles of detergent or nylon brush cleaning, with an appropriate amount of diluted shampoo, bath liquid immersion cloth wipe, rinse with water, wipe the tap with a soft dry cloth.

Material: Stainless steel is hygienic and environmentally friendly. Chrome-plated devices are easy to care and harmless to humans, but require additional elements in the manufacturing process. Therefore, we must pay attention to what equipment is made of materials, not all countries have such a high standard in Germany.

Durability: Anti-calcification system can make the device from the risk of water leakage and handle damage.

Repair: The cost of repairs, a variety of equipment is very different, and some equipment materials are not very simple to get. In fact, the repair is quite simple, just have the corresponding accessories, of course, have a structure, or do not know how to get back over.

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