Bath Spout Diverter Taps & Mixers
Bath taps are a type of faucet for bathtubs and shower systems. A bathtub spout diverter is a type of faucet containing a valve that, when closed, sends water to a shower head instead of the regular bathtub spigot. A bathtub mixer combines hot and cold water flow make the water temperature adjustable.
Bath Spout Diverter Taps & Mixers Uses
Bath spout diverter and mixer taps are common building materials that add convenience to bathroom installations. A mixer tap eliminates the need for separate hot and cold water knobs, handles or taps. Likewise, a bath faucet with a diverter valve allows the addition of a shower head to a tub, helping to reduce water waste and decrease washing time while still leaving the option of a regular bath.
Bath Spout Diverter Taps & Mixers Styles
Like other faucets, bath spouts with diverters or mixer valves come in a variety of designs, from the typical chrome-plated kind to copper, antiqued brass, black and more. Wide, narrow, straight, arched, short and long bath spouts are just the basics. Many hardware and home decor companies manufacture designer lines of tapware, spigots and such to match multiple bathroom interiors.