Bathroom Design/ Eco Home

Tap Technology

Over the years there have been advancements in tap technology and probably the most sophisticated type of bath tap is the thermostatic tap this incorporates a dial, which allows you to set the exact temperature before running the water.
A fantastic advancement in tap technolodgy, will stop the dripping tap syndrome, so check your tap has ceramic disks.

Traditional washer

Traditional washer

  • Uses rubber tap washer to restrict flow
  • Prone to leaking
  • Erratic operation, can stick
  • Shorter expected life
  • Can be hard to turn on and off
  • In high pressure water areas the taps can turn themselves on!
Ceramic disk washer

Ceramic disk washer

  • Uses advanced ceramic discs to control flow
  • Reliable and seldom leaks
  • Smooth operation
  • Longer expected life
  • Easy to turn on and off
  • Perfectly suited to high or low pressure water areas

Take a little time to look into the latest tap technolodgy as stopping a dripping tap or over filling a  bath are both great eco solutions.

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