shape and length of the spout faucets

Depending on the size of the spout faucets are divided into long, short and medium length Spouts.The category includes long structure larger than 30 cm, medium - 20-25 cm. Not least to ensure comfortable use belongs to a form that can be traditional and cascade.They differ in size section of liner.If your bathroom sink and toilet are located close to each other, pay attention to the general mixers.


Mounting determined by the location and operation of the mixer: sink, bathtub, shower and bidet.Faucets in the sink and bathtub can be mounted on a wall or directly on the shell itself.Bathroom faucets are suitable
for almost all models of acrylic bathtubs, in this case on the surface of the handle will be in control of water supply and spout.

design shower faucet handles presupposes to regulate the water and place the hose attachment showerhead, so they are attached only to the wall.

bidet mixer is very similar to the structure of the shell.In most cases it is mounted on a rim with fastening holes.This type of mixer is additionally equipped with an aerator that allows you to change the direction of the water jet.

Functionality - selection criteria

On functionality mixers are divided into two groups: the valve and ball.An advantage of valve designs is that they operate perfectly rigid and feeding chlorinated water.In the event of a leak enough replacement seal.

Ball single-lever mixers have an attractive appearance and easy to operate, but the salt deposits and solid elements in the water clog the operating module and output mixer failure.Repair work in this situation will require a huge financial cost than in the case of the gate structure.

About Material

modern plumbing market offers a wide range of mixers, brass, chrome and bronze.The materials have high consumer qualities, resistant to wear and corrosion, durability and reliability.The outer parts of the mixer cover with nickel, chrome or perform further enamel coating.This prevents the formation of bacteria and microorganisms.

plastic has several advantages: neutral water, lightness and strength, low thermal conductivity, but the fight for the life of the metal will lose it.

Ceramic mixers are attractive, but it is worth remembering that the ceramic - a brittle material requiring careful handling.