Most of the built-in valve cores of faucets use steel ball valves and ceramic valves. The steel ball valve has a solid and durable steel ball and strong pressure resistance, but the disadvantage is that the rubber ring that serves as a seal is easy to wear and will quickly age. The ceramic valve itself has good sealing performance, and the faucet with the ceramic valve core is more comfortable and smooth from the feel, can reach a high number of resistance to opening, and opens and closes quickly, which solves running, dripping and dripping. , Leakage issues.
On weekdays, if you pay attention to observation, you will find that the water flow of the high-end faucet is gentle and comfortable, and it will not splash around. The secret weapon of these faucets is equipped with a bubbler, which can fully mix the flowing water and air, so that the water flow has a foaming effect. With the addition of air, the scouring force of the water is greatly improved, thereby effectively reducing Water consumption.
When the hand reaches under the faucet, the faucet will automatically open, and when the hand is left, the faucet will automatically close. This is a fully automatic water-saving faucet. At present, such products are mostly used in public toilets, which have the advantages of convenience and hygiene. But not all automatic faucets have a water-saving function. Some faucets have a slow response because the quality is not close. The water comes out slowly when the hand approaches, and it turns off slowly after the hand leaves. Therefore, it is best to test this faucet on-site and strictly check it.
4. Hydroelectric generators
Recently, some high-end sanitary ware brands have launched automatic charging induction faucets, which can use the water to solve their own power needs. This faucet contains a computer board and a hydro-generator, and is equipped with an infrared sensor to form a complete system. Put your hand under the faucet, the sensor will send the signal to the computer board inside the faucet, turn on the water source, and the water will be generated and charged by the hydro-generator when it flows, providing the power it needs. This kind of faucet can also automatically limit the flow of water to achieve the purpose of water saving and power saving.
The traditional old-fashioned faucet and water pipe are easy to rust and pollute the water quality. When you use it early, you need to drain the yellow water stored in the pipe. Stainless steel, copper faucets and water pipes will not rust. In addition, copper faucets also have bactericidal and disinfecting effects, and belong to health products.