Thermostatic tap: what is it and how does it work ?

The thermostatic tap for shower: benefits and design made in Italy

Talk about taps for bathroom means to talk about materials and technologies very different from each other; among the technologies on the market, stands out the one referred to the thermostatic shower taps.
Frequently, to buy a model for the bathroom helps to prevent unpleasant domestic accidents, ensuring comfort and energy saving, Let’s see together what it is and how it works.
Thermostatic tap: the comfort of a shower with a fix water temperature.
Imagine to be under the shower, relaxing under the warm water jet, that relaxes you from the tensions of the day. Suddenly the water turns cold .. and the magic ends.
Or on the contrary: you are washing your hair with a lot of foam in your eyes and the water becomes boiling!
And at this point you think: “what happened?”
Often, the water has sudden changes in terms of pressure, and for this reason also in terms of temperature. And in this moment the thermostatic tap comes in.

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The thermostatic tap for shower has the added value to give you the possibility to adjust at the desire temperature of the water, mixing it automatically. Inside it, there is a thermostatic valve that mixes the hot and cold water to at constant temperature. The thermostatic tap acts promptly to any variation of pressure or temperature ensuring a continuous flow of water with a constant temperature. If, for some accidental reason the cold or hot water stopped, the thermostatic tap will stop, as the water flow.
In this way we can say stop to freezing or too hot showers, that can be very dangerous in case of elderly and children.

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What are the advantages?

1. Security system of the thermostatic tap: the temperature will never be higher than 38°
2. Comfort: let’s say that you are having a shower, you close the water while you are shampooing, and than you open the water to rinse the hair: the water will have the same temperature than when you closed it.
3. Energy saving: having a precise temperature regulation, the thermostatic tap allows the optimization of hot and cold water use. In fact , with the use of a traditional tap for shower, usually there is an elevated waste of water waiting for the desired temperature.


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