I. Types of basin faucets1、Sitting basin mixer
We commonly use a conventional faucet with a water pipe connected to the basin hole to connect it to the basin. This is by far the most common type of faucet installation we have, and the average household chooses this type of basin faucet.
2、Hanging wall basin mixer
The faucet that extends from the basin against this wall, the water pipe is buried in the wall inside our home. This installation method breaks with the previous concept of the more fashionable basin faucet nowadays.
3、Pull-out basin mixer
This feature is added to the previous design of the basin faucet with a pull-out retractable. This creative design leads to a versatile washing experience that makes washing your hair easier and faster.
Second, the size of the basin faucet
Usually refers to the inner diameter, inlet size.
The quarter is 15mm (cm), six is 20mm (cm), one inch is 25mm (cm), 3/4 inch is 20mm, and 32mm, 50mm, etc.
Third, basin faucet, sanitary ware size matching guide
At present, there are two main types of household bathroom faucets, one is a two-handle ceramic sealing faucet, this faucet in the original rubber gasket sealing faucet based on the transformation of the faucet, the seal consists of precision processing of mirror ceramic, high hardness, good sealing performance, long service life; the other is a single-handle ceramic sealing nozzle, the seal using a new type of hot and cold water mixed ceramic spool, the use of a single handle to control the faucet water output and water temperature, more convenient and comfortable operation
Look at the appearance of the leading plating surface should be lustrous and uniform, should pay attention to whether there is peeling, cracking, burning, flaking, black spots and numb spots and other defects; spraying surface should be densely organized, smooth and uniform, should pay attention to whether there is hanging flow, exposed bottom and other defects. These defects directly affect the life of the faucet.
The faucet must match the structural size of the sanitary ware to the basin, sink appliances usually have single, double or triple holes, hole spacing: 100mm, 150mm, 200mm, to choose the faucet that matches it.
4. Selection of basin faucets
1、Is the size standard?
In order to match the design of the basin form, in the selection of the faucet we have to pay attention to the height of the faucet, try to keep the faucet spout position is designed to be higher than the height of the basin about 15 cm.
Recently on the market faucets made of stainless steel chrome most common, generally in a simple fashion style; there are some brightly colored multi-colored faucets, such as bronze, generally Chinese style is the main, while the golden yellow faucet is designed to be paired with the European style, supporting the whole decoration of the temperament.
The material of the faucet is the worst to distinguish clearly, a good quality faucet is a whole cast copper, and the sound is dull when it is pounded. If the sound is brittle, it must be stainless steel and the quality is a lot worse.
Faucet handles and spouts come in a variety of shapes, mostly streamlined, with a variety of straight or curved faucet shapes to match stylish decor. If you prefer wall-mounted taps, be sure to pay attention to the width of the bathroom wall before the tap is pre-built.