Removing Limescale tip ! This is a tip that I got recently from a Tap Manufacturer where a customer was trying to replace his Valve. He had gotten his handle off but couldn’t remove the shroud (also known as locking nut / fixing nut / hood that covered the valve due to the buildup of […]Continue Reading →
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There can be nothing more frustrating than fitting a Valve to find the new Valve Leaking. The understandable assumption is that the New Valve is faulty. However this is rarely the case. Valves are precision engineered and manufactured in large quantities for new Taps. So if one valve was faulty all the new Taps that […]Continue Reading →
Usually your Kitchen Tap is dripping from either The Spout – recommend replacing Cartridge The Handle – recommend replacing Cartridge Where the Spout meets the Base – recommend replacing the O Ring Kit At the bottom of this Post is also some Troubleshooting guides that might solve your issue of Single Lever Tap is dripping […]Continue Reading →
Carron Phoenix Revolution Pop Up Plug Maintenance This is the pop-up plug by Carron Phoenix that comes now as standard in most of their sinks. It has a sleek design and you can open or close the plug by pushing down on it. Carron Phoenix offer a two year warranty on these plugs so here […]Continue Reading →
SMR is stamped on my valve and usually a number e.g 01/2013 (Please note that earlier Valves have San Marco stamped on them but whether SMR or San Marco, the same valves apply). These numbers do NOT identify which valve you have. If you send in a picture of your TAP we might recongise and […]Continue Reading →