After the faucet be used for a period of time,it will appears a lot of stains, which will greatly reduce the aesthetics of the faucet, in addition, if not pay attention to the maintenance of the faucet, will also affect the normal use of the faucet. Here we want to talk about the kitchen and toilet faucet cleaning and maintenance precautions.
Kitchen and toilet faucet cleaning and maintenance considerations include the following three points:
Firtly, turn on turn off lightly
Switch the faucet do not push too hard, just turn on and turn off lightly. Shower with the metal hose to keep the natural stretch of the state, do not fold into a dead angle, so as not to break.
Second, regular cleaning
Even high-quality faucet products, have to rely on appropriate cleaning and maintenance in order to play its greatest function. The correct way is to use a neutral cleaning solution with a soft cloth to wipe, clean up to avoid the use of alcoholic ingredients and acid detergent, because they will damage the faucet surface.
Third, to develop a good cleaning and maintenance habits
1, because the water contains trace amounts of carbonates, easy to form scale on the metal surface of the leading surface of the corrosive effect, so often with soft cotton or sponge with neutral soap wipe the faucet surface, and then dry the surface with a soft cloth. And clean the outlet configuration screen, the screen impurities, scale clean up.
2, after the bath, it is best to clean the water inside the shower head, and then hang it, do not take the shower directly on the switch, the formation of scale. If you accumulate the scale, with a pencil or chopsticks gently scrape, and then wipe clean with a rag.
3, the faucet on the scale, rust, etc., just use a damp cloth or sponge dipped in a little special cleaning agent to wipe the surface, and then wipe with a clean cloth or rinse with water can be. With a soft toothbrush dipped in toothpaste or wiped with toothpaste dipped in toothpaste gently, you can remove the scale, oil, so that the faucet surface clean and bright.
4, many people clean the faucet only when the surface of the faucet, but actually more important inside the faucet. If the faucet is reduced or the water is bifurcated, it may be caused by a bubbler jam. Remove the bubbler, soak with vinegar, clean the debris with a small brush or other tool, and then reinstall it.
There are many reasons for the leakage of the faucet, if only a simple leak, you can repair it yourself. If the water leakage in the outlet, is caused by wear on the axis of the gasket. Simply press the pliers and loosen the cover and replace it with a new shaft gasket. If the faucet tied to the lower part of the gap leakage, it is within the gland of the triangular gasket caused by wear. Remove the inside of the gland inside the triangular gasket and replace it with a new one.