Prolong the life of hardware faucet

- Nov 19, 2017-

Choose to buy the wei wei bath faucet how to use and maintain correctly, it is the thing that many users feel headache and nerve-racking. Actually, as long as install, use, maintain correct method, the actual service life of faucet can extend, and can keep bright as new.

From the use function to divide, the faucet divides into bath crock bibcock, face basin bibcock, kitchen bibcock three kinds, collectively known as "three-piece set" :

1. Three-way bathtub tap: this tap has two outlet ports, one connecting the bathtub, and a link to the tap below for your shower.

2. Double face basin faucet: this kind of bibcock is used in the toilet water basin, the outlet is short, relatively low, mainly for people to wash clothes, clean face use;

3. Multi-functional kitchen tap: if you have hot water line in your kitchen, the faucet should be double-linked. The outlet of kitchen bibcock is taller, longer, some still have hoses design, for you to wash food use.


1. Single handle: this kind of faucet USES the current popular ceramic valve core as the sealing part, its advantage is the switch is flexible, the temperature regulation is simple, the service life is long;

2. With a 90 - degree switch tap: also use ceramic chip seal, is on the basis of the traditional double handle, ceramic chip seal, instead of the original rubber seal for opening and closing the spin transfer can handle 90 degrees, adjusted points on both sides of the hot and cold water, its characteristic is convenient, design also is more;

3. Traditional spiral stabilisation rubber faucet: due to its large amount of water, low price and simple maintenance, some citizens still welcome it. In addition, some imported faucets are made of stainless steel hollow ball seals and stem seals, which are also fully temperature-controlled, but are more expensive.

Consumers should pay attention to the following 5 points:

1. Please have experienced and qualified professionals to install. When installation, the faucet should try not to bump with hard object, do not leave cement, glue and other things on the surface, lest damage the surface coating luster. If you use the leading in the new house, because of the water supply network is a new shop, there will be water impurities such as sand, debris removal before installation should pay attention to the the pipeline, the water for a long time until the water was clear before install the faucet.

2. Do not force too hard to cause damage when opening, and gently rotate it. Even traditional faucets don't have to be screwed to death.

3. The surface should be wiped clean after use. Do not use the tap handle as an armrest to support or use.

4. The water pressure under the condition of not less than 0.02 mpa, use after a period of time, if it is found that water yield reduction, appear even the phenomenon of water heater flameout, cut off hot and cold water, using a wrench gently twist at the outlet of the tap water mouth mesh hood, carefully put on again after cleaning impurity, generally can recover.

5. The shower head metal hose of the bath head should be kept naturally and unfurled. Do not coil it on the faucet when not in use. Also, when using or not using, pay attention to the connection between the hose and the valve body not to form a dead Angle, so as not to break or damage the hose.