Installing hot and cold faucets requires a certain amount of hands-on ability, of course, it's actually not that difficult. It's almost correct to follow the instructions. Here we mainly talk about the precautions for installing hot and cold water faucets. The first is the preparation before installation. Prepare the installation tools and check whether the auxiliary parts are complete. The faucet parts basically include hoses, washers, showers, drains, corners, decorative caps, etc. Let us see how to install various faucets.
How to install a single hole basin faucet.
At present, most of the hard pipes on the market are immersed in water. Pay attention to the appointment of the height of the pipe, about 30 cm down from the basin, and do not bend hard to 90 degrees or more. During installation, a special angle valve must be selected, and the angle valve must be fixed to the hot and cold water pipes from the wall. If there is a distance between the angle valve and the water pipe on the faucet, you need to purchase a special pipe extension link. It cannot be connected with other water pipes. Otherwise, the water pressure may leak or fall off. When the water pipe is too long to exceed the water pipe, just cut off the excess part.
How to install the shower faucet.
The installation of the shower and bathtub faucet requires a proper embedded pipe height. The hot and cold water pipes should be kept above about 20 cm. The water pipe should be cleaned before installation to avoid damage to the faucet due to excessive water quality. The valve body of the faucet should be buried in the wall. The thickness of the toilet wall should be considered before buried. The wall is too thin and the valve body cannot be buried. The plastic protective cover of the valve core is best to ensure that cement and other chores will not damage the valve core. When embedding the valve body, please pay attention to the up, down, left, and right directions of the valve body to avoid wrong filling of the valve body.
How to install a single-hole kitchen faucet.
The kitchen faucet is used the most frequently, and it is easy to loosen when it is rotated frequently. The installation requirement of the kitchen faucet is very stable, and the locking nut must be tightened. Recently, in the furniture market, the use of nut tubes with enlarged nuts for fixing has a good stabilizing effect, and has become a long-term hot and cold water faucet installation trend in the future.
Compared with the traditional single-outlet faucet, the hot and cold water faucet is undoubtedly more convenient and has been recognized by more and more people. Because of the coexistence of hot and cold water, consumers must install the faucet in strict accordance with the instructions or entrust professional installers to install it after purchasing the faucet. Otherwise, it may cause safety hazards.