Commonly used faucets of 5 kinds of materials

  Every household has several faucets used to divert water and save water. But most homeowners do not know what material faucet is better, but also do not know in the selection of faucet when there are so many instructions, today, follow me together with a long knowledge!

  The common name of the water valve is faucet, is the size of the switch we usually use to control the flow of water. The faucet of the rapid rate of renewal, before is the old cast iron process, after the more used is plating knob type, now most use stainless steel single double temperature single control faucet, kitchen semi-automatic faucet and other styles of faucet. So what are the characteristics of several materials of faucets used now?

  1, stainless steel faucet

  Stainless steel faucet does not contain lead, and acid-resistant, alkali-resistant, not subject to corrosion, do not release harmful substances, will not pollute the tap water source. Stainless steel faucet surface does not need electroplating, only polishing can be its stainless steel original color.

  2、All-copper faucet

  Pure copper faucet using all copper refinement, surface chrome plating treatment, high gloss, high anti-wear anti-corrosion performance. Mainly by its own copper content and process to distinguish the quality of the superiority or inferiority.

  3、Plastic faucet

  Plastic faucet colorful, mold mass production, and relative to other materials, the use of higher security, the use of ABS plastic for production and processing. But not sturdy, short life.

  4, alloy faucet

  Alloy faucet price compared with all-copper faucet, to be much cheaper, and this faucet is easier to mass production. A large number of them are used in zinc alloy, zinc alloy faucet is harmful to the human body, and is not durable.

  5, ceramic faucet

  Compared with other faucets, ceramic faucets have no rust, no oxidation, not easy to wear. Ceramic faucets look beautiful and generous, because the shell is also a ceramic product.

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Care and cleaning

The quality of the water jet can be improved by cleaning or replacing the so-called aerator. Never spray cleaning agents directly onto mixers or showers


The spray from overhead sprinklers flows unevenly from the sprinklers. Can not form fine spray condition. What should I do?

Clean the spout. For this, it is best to use a plastic scraper. Run the scraper through the spray nozzle completely in the case of running water. Particles can be rinsed off immediately.


What types of common taps do we have in life

Ordinary cold water faucet:Also called tap water faucet. It is installed in the tap line and used to release water. According to the valve body material can be divided into copper faucet, malleable iron faucet and cast iron faucet 3 kinds, the latter two are more widely used. The nominal diameter is generally 15mm, 20mm, and 25mm, and the nominal pressure is 0.6MPa.


How to properly maintain stainless steel faucets?

Most of the faucets used in modern decoration are made of stainless steel, good-looking appearance, practical and durable, but in the use of such products should also pay attention to maintenance, so that the product life is also longer, I am here to teach you how to properly maintain stainless steel faucets.