Pillar taps


Postby davevent1 » Tue Jan 06, 2009 5:59 pm

My hot water pillar tap has nearly stopped working and as become very slow any ideas guys.
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Postby Steve the gas » Wed Jan 07, 2009 5:52 am

Hi,

Buy a pair of tap revivers approx £10 to replace the guts of the taps, you may have to fit the heads that come with them too tho.

Hth
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Postby wimiu012uk » Sun Jan 11, 2009 6:53 am

Is the tap opening as far as it should ?
A common fault with taps especially with elderly people is that they are not fully opened on a regular basis and thus a build up of calcium starts that prevents the tap jumper lifting fully.
To eleviate this problem make sure the tap is fully opened at least once per week.
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