Shower knowledge summary
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Shower installation height
1. The height of the shower mixing valve from the ground: When we install the shower, the first thing to determine is the height of the shower mixing valve from the ground. Generally, before installing the shower, we have already determined the shower. The place to install. Then the distance between the shower mixing valve and the ground is generally controlled within the height range of 90~100cm. In this interval, we can also fine-tune according to our height. However, generally do not raise 110cm higher. If it is too high, the shower lift can not be installed.
2. The reserved height of the shower faucet: the reserved silk head of the generally installed shower faucet is buried in the wall tile. It is best to cover it with a decorative cover. Otherwise it will not look very beautiful. Therefore, it is best to reserve the position when laying the pipeline first, and generally consider it 15mm higher than the blank wall, so that the silk head can be buried when the tile is finished, to ensure the beautiful appearance of the wall.
3. The spacing reserved for the inner elbow of the shower: The general standard for the spacing of the inner elbow of the shower is about 10~15cm. Generally, when the shower is bought, the seller will give two adapters, so that the water inlet of the mixing valve can be well connected to the hot and cold water outlet of the wall. However, as far as possible, do not use adapters to transfer, so it is more beautiful.
1, top spray shower head
The top spray is a necessary accessory for the shower. The hand shower in the previous home is not as good as the top spray. The top nozzle has a round and square shape. The diameter is generally between 200-250mm, and the panel and the water outlet are used. The universal ball is composed of ABS material, all copper material and stainless steel material and other alloy materials.
2, the leading
The most important thing to say about the shower is the main body of the faucet. The accessories inside are precise and can control all the water outlets of the shower. It consists of a water separator, a handle and a main body. The main body of the faucet is generally made of brass. Now some manufacturers have adopted stainless steel main body, but the price is high, and there is no high precision of brass. The water separator has a built-in valve core. At present, the best valve core material is ceramic valve core, which is wear-resistant and has a long service life. It can be used for 500,000 times.
3, shower tube
The hard tube between the faucet and the top nozzle is made of copper, stainless steel and other alloy materials. The current liftable shower has a 20-35 cm liftable tube above the shower tube. Under normal circumstances, it is a reasonable bath height higher than the top 30 cm. It is not too low, it feels too depressed or even meets, and it is not too High allows the water to disperse.
4, shower hose
Connect the hose to the hand shower and faucet. It consists of stainless steel cladding, inner tube and connecting head, and is elastically stretchable.
5, hand shower
It can be hand-washed, and it is convenient for children and the elderly to use. The material is made of plastic.
6, the next faucet
It can be rotated. When it is not in use, it will be placed against the wall. When it is used, it will turn around, especially for washing towels and underwear.
7, fixed seat
For fixed showers.
How to choose a shower
1, first consider whether it is healthy and safe
Due to the special use of sanitary products, even the water quality of drinking and showering is polluted, so choose a shower that meets national standards.
2, comfort, sensory indicators are very important
Different water discharge methods, water pressure and water volume have a great influence on the comfort of the shower. You should try to choose a shower with a large water pressure and your favorite water outlet.
3, easy maintenance, anti-fouling, no blockage
The shower hot water will generate scale inside the shower, so if the shower of poor quality is used for a period of time, it will be blocked or the water will be poor, and it needs to be cleaned. So it is best to choose a non-scaling, maintenance-free shower.
4, water saving and energy saving
Buy a water-saving shower and save a few hundred dollars a year.
5, appearance and workmanship are particular
The appearance of a good shower for many years is still very new, which is related to the material of the shower and the surface treatment process. For example, the international standard for surface chrome plating is 8 microns, so it should be noted whether the shower has passed the standard certification.