Faucet is the common name for water valve, used to control the size of the water switch, has the effect of saving water. The faucet update rate is very fast, from the old-fashioned cast iron technology to the development of electroplating knob type, the development of stainless steel single temperature single control faucet, stainless steel double temperature double control faucet, kitchen semi-automatic faucet. Now, more and more consumers in the selection and purchase of faucets, and other aspects from the quality, function, shape comprehensive consideration.
Brand reputation of good faucet products, can be replaced for five years. If there is no brand guarantee of faucet products, it is recommended to replace once a year. As for washing machines and other non-drinking water faucets, as long as they can be used for a long time it does not matter. Drinking water and water can be said to hold the lifeblood of our daily life, want to protect their own water health in daily life, we should pay more attention to the installation and use of faucets, to avoid the source of hazards from the root.
After installing the faucet, it is recommended to clean it every other month, rinse the surface with clean water and dry it with a soft cloth. And the exterior brightness maintenance can be cleaned once a month with wax. Surface cleanliness is for aesthetics, internal cleanliness is the most important factor that affects service life. In addition, if the faucet appears to reduce the amount of water or water diversion, it means that the faucet bubbler is clogged, then the bubbler should be removed, soaked in vinegar, use a small brush or other tools to clean the debris, and then reinstalled.
Precautions for faucet cleaning
- Do not wipe the surface of the faucet with a hard object such as a steel wool ball, because the steel wool ball is hard and easily scratches the surface of the faucet.
- It is best to use neutral detergent for cleaning, acid or alkaline detergent is not suitable for cleaning the faucet.
- After the faucet is cleaned, you should use a towel that does not shed lint to dip dry (glass is also the same cleaning) to dry the surface residual water, so as not to produce scale.
Thus, to be healthy, it is necessary to replace household faucets regularly.