If a faucet breaks off, it is usually due to lime deposits that have built up over the years. This makes the material porous, so that at some point one vigorous movement is enough to tear off the faucet. Also angle valves that are rarely used can break off if they are turned with a […]
You don’t expect any more water to be running after you turned off your faucet. Unfortunately, the reality is different in many households. While a few drops after closing it can still be tolerated, a continued trickle over several minutes can drive up the water bill quite considerably. In this article, we will tell you […]
If you open a tap, the water comes out. Every child knows that. But what about taps where you cannot see this straight away – on washing machines, for example? When are these open and closed? Do you have to close them at all? Should you turn off the water in your apartment before going […]
Manufacturers of faucets clearly indicate whether it is a high or low pressure model. This is even visually labelled with a flash to make it stand out. Non-experts, though, are often unaware of important details. A wrong purchase in this area can have serious consequences, as you will read below. To ensure that this does […]
Are you looking to buy a new faucet for your bathroom or kitchen and wonder about the number of connections? In addition to different designs, technical refinements, different materials and all price categories, however, all fittings differ in one basic point: the number of water connections. We will give you an overview of what this […]
Grohe vs Hansgrohe: what are the differences and similarities between the two German premium manufacturers?
Grohe and Hansgrohe – pretty much everyone has heard of these two German brands. They stand for high-quality faucets and elegant design made in Germany. But there is often a lack of clarity as to how far the two manufacturers are connected or distinct. Some even ask themselves whether Hansgrohe and Grohe are two brands […]