21:51How do I install a sink
How do I install a sink? Shell is quite possible to establish their own, without the need for plumbers. We must start by measuring the distance from floor to valves, water supply. Typically, this distance is approximately 80 cm Installation takes place in several stages: |
1.Perekroyte hot and cold water.
2.Otmette point of reference for mounting screws, attach the sink to the wall.
3.c Drill holes at the marked locations and insert the dowels.
4.Ustanovite sink and tighten the nut.
5.Prisoedinite siphon mixer.
How do I install a sink-tulip? Sink-tulip is set in the same manner as a conventional sink. The only difference - the presence of "legs". "Leg" is mounted with two bolts, which are usually sold together with a sink. Screws can be fastened to the wall. However, if the wall is made of gypsum board, for it must be metal. In order to prevent water from getting under the sink, on its side Tulip need to apply silicone. Another option - to fill the gap with silicone after installation.
There are two types of siphons for shells: a simple siphon and siphon-semi. The only difference is that in a simple siphon hole to manually override the rubber stopper. As practice shows, a simple trap is safer and cheaper. Buying a trap, carefully inspect it and make sure no damage. The installation of the siphon to start with the lower tube, as the water pressure at this point most strongly.
What you should know before buying a sink
Before you buy a sink, tulip, pay attention to some features.
Firstly, such a sink is installed on the floor, taking up some space in the bathroom.
Secondly, the height of the shell is about 80cm, which restrict access to young children.
Third, not all models conceal pipes and fittings. In addition, you should pay attention to the material of construction of the shell. The most common options - Porcelain and earthenware.
Also on sale can be seen ceramic shell. Choosing a practical man - Porcelain. This material has the highest density, so the probability of occurrence of cracks is minimal. Porcelain is easy to clean and disinfect, can not be said about ceramics. Pottery has a porous structure, which is very difficult to clean it.