Three tips for choosing sanitary faucets
The shower faucet needs to buy water-saving, high-quality shower faucet has a long service life, and consumers buy shower faucet to buy water-saving. But how to choose, consumers may not know.
In this regard, some experts said that attention should be paid to the inspection report of the faucet. Xiaomeng learned from the Beijing Consumers Association that in the testing, many shower nozzle products far exceeded the requirements of the national standard.
Water is the source of life, and human life cannot be separated from water. In modern society, it has long been separated from the era of digging wells by oneself. Therefore, buying faucets in house decoration is the most important thing inside.
Here are some precautions
1 The shower faucet should be bought to save water
Some experts said that the faucet flow rate is the basic technical indicator for water saving requirements. When consumers choose water-saving faucets, they must check their test reports and buy showers with filters and filters. In addition, large showers generally cost more water than small showers and shower heads.
2 The surface should be black and shiny
It is understood that in this test, nearly one-third of the faucets have unsatisfactory corrosion resistance.
Experts said that special attention should be paid to its corrosion resistance when buying. It is understood that in the production process of many faucets, the surface of the substrate is not processed before electroplating, and the impurities retained in the faucet have a great impact on the service life of the faucet; in addition, some faucet manufacturers shorten the plating time in order to reduce costs , The thickness of the coating has also become smaller.
In this regard, some experts remind consumers that in the case of sufficient light, the surface of the faucet should be as shiny as a mirror, without any oxidation spots, or burn marks; in addition, the faucet should also be free of pores, blisters, and no leakage of plating and color. Uniformity; no burrs or grit by hand; used to press on the surface of the faucet, fingerprints should spread quickly, and it is not easy to adhere to scale.
3 The connecting nut should be copper
Some consumers may have encountered this situation. There is no problem with the appearance of the shower. Only when installing it, they found that the connecting nut is easy to break. In this regard, consumers must pay attention to the wall thickness of the connecting nut.
Experts said that the quality of the connecting nut of the shower is very prominent in the process of home decoration. The connecting nut that does not meet the national standard is easy to break, and the responsibility is difficult to define.
It is reported that the main reason that the connecting nut of the shower faucet fails to meet the national standard is that the wall thickness of the connecting nut is not enough or it is replaced with a non-copper material. Therefore, consumers must choose copper nuts. In addition, consumers should choose more copper shower accessories instead of buying fragile plastic accessories cheaply.