Fitting New Taps

1. If you wish to replace only the taps of an installation, you will need to disconnect the existing ones where they join the supply. First, switch off the supply to both hot and cold, then drain the excess water by opening the taps. Disconnecting A This can sometimes be easier said than done. As…

Fitting a New Bath

1. Stand the new bath in position and adjust the feet to the required height. Make sure the bath is level. Mark the wall to show the position of the taps and the new waste outlet. 2. Remove the bath. 3. Extend the waste and supply pipes to the vicinity of the marked taps and…

Fitting A New Basin

1. Hold the basin against the wall and mark the new fixing points. This may require an extra pair of hands. Be sure to get it level and at the right height. 2. Lay the basin on the floor on a protective cloth to prevent scratching. 3. Make suitable fixing points in the wall. 4.…

Fitting a new WC

1. When buying a new pan, you will also need to buy a suitable connection piece for the waste outlet. They are push fit connections with multiple fins of rubber to make a watertight seal. There are several different shapes and angles available – angled, straight, offset and radii. Choice will depend on the existing…