In the past few years, everyone likes to pick up a hot and cold faucet at home, so that they can prevent winter frostbite and enjoy the comfort of the summer. The faucet is a switch used to control the flow of tap water, while some faucets can regulate hot and cold water. The faucet can meet people’s basic needs of life. For faucet installation, it can be distinguished according to different shapes and functions. Then how to install the hot and cold water taps? Next, we will introduce the installation method of hot and cold water taps and how to buy hot and cold water taps.
Hot and cold water tap installation
The hot and cold water faucet is mainly installed in the kitchen or the bathroom. When installing the hot and cold water faucet, first arrange the accessories and ensure that the instruction manual is correct. First, connect the two inlet pipes of the cold water pipe and the hot water pipe to the corresponding water inlets of the hot and cold water faucet horses. After the connection is completed, insert the hot and cold water faucet fixing column into the two inlet pipes to ensure correct correspondence. After these operations are completed, the assembled hot and cold water taps can be installed on objects such as sinks and washbasins. Preferably, fix the hot and cold water faucet horseshoe pieces and tighten the screw nut
How to buy hot and cold water taps
First, look at the appearance
The appearance of the hot and cold water faucet is chrome-plated, so when you purchase it, put the product in your hand and observe the arm straight when the light is sufficient. If the surface of the faucet is black and bright, there is no oxidized spot or burnt mark. Etc., indicating that the quality is good.
Second, look at the material
The main components of high-quality hot and cold water faucets are generally cast from brass materials, but some manufacturers will use zinc alloys instead to reduce production costs. The quality of plating made of brass can ensure the corrosion resistance is longer, the purity of brass is higher, the plating quality is better, the surface plating layer is less corrosive, the zinc alloy plating quality is poor, and the corrosion resistance is not good.
Third, look at the warranty and logo
You can see the packaging and quality guarantee of hot and cold water faucets. Look at the packaging for production date, production address, product quality assurance logo, trademark LOGO is clear, and so on.
The hot and cold adjustment faucet is not as easy to install as a normal faucet. There are certain requirements for the hot and cold water faucet to be installed, so you must have a good look at how to install it yourself.