Hot and Cold Water Faucet Installation Method
Posted on November 25 2022
The faucet is the switch that controls the flow of running water, and some faucets can even control and regulate hot and cold water. Generally, faucets exist in places such as kitchen space and bathroom space, and meet people's basic living needs. The installation of the faucet will be distinguished according to its different forms and functions. So how to install the hot and cold faucets? Is there any difference between the installation of ordinary faucets and hot and cold faucets?
How to install the hot and cold faucet? What is the difference between the installation method and the ordinary faucet?
First, the installation method of ordinary faucet
Let's take a look at the installation method of ordinary basin faucets. When installing, we first need to take out the fixing base of the faucet, and rotate the nut from the threaded pipe, put the hose connecting the faucet and the water pipe through the stainless steel faucet accessories such as wrench, nut, threaded pipe, silicone pad, etc. The equipped hose passes through the objects to be installed, such as sinks, basins and other objects. At this time, it should be noted that the pre-wrapped silicone pad on the hose is installed on both sides of the sink, basin and other objects, and finally tighten it to ensure that the base faucet is fixed more firmly. Then screw the small end of the hose connection into the water inlet of the faucet until it can't be screwed, no need to use other tools. After that, screw the nut tube into the underside of the faucet, and the silicone pad on the upper side of the sink, basin and other objects can be removed and placed on the underside of the faucet. Finally, fix the faucet with a nut, and tighten the nut to complete the installation of the faucet.
Second, the installation method of hot and cold water faucet
The hot and cold faucets are usually installed in places such as the kitchen sink or the washbasin in the bathroom, and the optimal temperature of the outlet water is controlled by adjusting the inflow and outflow of hot and cold water. When installing the hot and cold faucet, you must first tidy up all its accessories, and ensure that the instructions for use are accurate. Let's take the installation method of the shoe-type hot and cold faucet as an example to introduce the detailed installation steps. The first step is to connect the two water inlet pipes of the cold water pipe and the hot water pipe to the corresponding water inlets of the hot and cold water faucet respectively, and then after the connection is completed, insert the fixing column of the hot and cold water faucet into the two water inlet pipes to ensure that the corresponding cold water Heat accurate. After all these operations are completed, it is necessary to install the assembled cold and hot water faucet on sinks, washbasins, etc., and put the water inlet pipe in an opening of the washbasin. Finally, the horseshoe piece of the faucet is fixed, and the screw nut is tightened.
Third, other precautions for faucet installation
Faucets are distinguished according to their installation orientation and functions, including shower and bathtub faucets (wall-mounted), concealed shower and bathtub faucets, thermostatic faucets, and single-hole kitchen faucets. And these different types of faucets will have different operations, large or small, when they are installed, and they need to be treated differently. In addition, the accessories of the faucet need to be ensured to be complete enough to prevent missing or missing phenomena during the installation process.
Through the installation methods of faucets sorted out above, we can see that different types of faucets have different functions and shapes, so their installation methods are also quite different. I hope that through the introduction, you can learn the correct installation of hot and cold water faucets Installation method.