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VIGA teaches you how to purchase a good basin faucet and how to choose the right basin faucet.

Nowadays, more and more people are considering not only the quality of the faucet when purchasing the faucet, but also whether the style is coordinated with the decoration style. How to choose the right basin faucet? Let’s take a look at it!

Basin faucet introduction

The basin faucet is one of the many faucets. Most of the basin faucets used in today’s life are the more common hot and cold water faucets. The basin faucets provide comfortable water flow for our daily washing, while hot and cold. The exchange of water is also very convenient. We can distinguish whether the quality of the basin faucet is judged from the emergency of the water provided by the basin faucet and whether it is convenient to switch when used. Different basin faucet brands have great design. The difference.

How to choose a basin faucet?

Look at the appearance of the basin faucet: plating brilliance

After the surface of the basin faucet is polished and polished, the surface should be plated with nickel or chrome to prevent oxidation of the basin faucet. After nickel or chromium plating, the faucet of the basin is tested with medium hydrochloric acid. After the test, the coating should be free of rust. It is understood that only the basin faucet that passed the neutral salt spray test can be shipped.

When purchasing, it is best to place the basin faucet in a place with sufficient light. The surface of the basin faucet should be bright as a mirror, without any oxidized spots, burnt marks, no pores, no blistering, no leakage plating, uniform color. Touching the burr and sand with your hands; after pressing the faucet with your fingers, the fingerprints quickly spread out and are not easily attached to dirt.

How to choose a basin faucet

Turn the handle of the basin faucet: soft and easy

Common basin faucet spools have steel ball spools and ceramic spools. The steel ball valve core has good resistance to pressure, but the disadvantage is that the rubber ring that acts as a seal is easy to wear and will soon age. Compared with the steel ball valve core, the ceramic valve core is more heat-resistant and wear-resistant. At the same time, the ceramic valve itself has good sealing performance, so that it can achieve a high number of opening resistances, and no faucet leakage due to valve core wear. The faucet with ceramic valve core is more comfortable and smooth in hand, and it is quick to open and close.

Since the spool is inside the basin faucet, the consumer can’t see the spool when purchasing, but the consumer can simply judge whether the spool is good or bad according to the feel when turning the handle. In general, the consumer turns the handle up, down, left, and right. If it feels light and has no blockage, the spool is better.

How to choose a basin faucet

Recognition of the brand: the after-sales service of the selected faucet brand is relatively perfect

Finally, consumers should go to the formal market and supermarkets to buy branded taps. Branded goods have the brand identity of the manufacturer. Non-formal products or quality products often only have some paper labels attached, or even no mark. The brand name, quality guarantee and after-sales service card of the faucet manufacturer should also be included in the packaging box of the basin faucet.

How to choose a basin faucet

Look for the faucet quality test book: security rights

Generally speaking, consumers can use the method of weight estimation to make the purchase. The brass is heavier and harder, and the zinc alloy is lighter and softer. However, experts from the main department of the decoration department believe that the quality of the basin faucet should not be judged by weight alone. “Because some faucet manufacturers can increase the thickness of the basin faucet or add other metal materials, the faucet can also be smashed. weight”. Consumers should ask the salesperson for the test report of the product. If the test report determines that the product is qualified, then the problem is not big.

In addition, consumers should choose a more durable overall cast basin faucet. The overall casting of the basin faucet is more boring, and consumers can judge whether the basin faucet is cast as a whole by tapping the basin faucet when purchasing.

How to choose a basin faucet

See the water flow: rich and soft foam

When purchasing, consumers should try to choose the basin faucet with aerator, and feel the water flow with the hand touch. The water flow is soft and foaming (the aerator content of the water flow) is rich, indicating that the aerator quality is better. The aerator generally has six layers, usually consisting of a metal mesh cover (partially plastic). When the water flows through the mesh cover, it is cut into a large number of small water columns with air in between, so that the water does not splash around.

Here’s how to buy a basin faucet! The choice and installation of building materials in home decoration is related to the future use, the choice of faucet can not be underestimated, and now the basin faucet style is complicated, I hope the above information will help everyone.
It is really important to look for the brand. For example, VIGA is a good choice for you. Good brand, high quality, give you a wonderful experience.

VIGA teaches you how to purchase a good basin faucet and how to choose the right basin faucet. - Faucet Knowledge - 1



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