Grohe Thermostatic vs Pressure Balanced Valves

Grohtherm 2000 exposed thermostatic bath/shower mixer Thermstats and pressure balance valves blend the hot and cold water supplies and control the water flow to the showerhead. Thermostatic valves are more expensive, however they offer a number of beneficial safety features in return for the additional cost.ThermostatsFor safety and comfort, a thermostat is an essential part of every shower. It allows you to pre-set a preferred water temperature and maintains it for the duration of your shower. A thermostat will adjust the water supply to the shower within Continue reading →

Grohe iPhone Shower Card Sharing Application

Now here is a faucet and shower company that embraces the internet and the power of the iPhone. This is an awesome shower card iPhone application from the best shower manufacturer in the business.  Grohe the inventor and trademark owner of the Rainshower®. Send unique shower cards to your friends – wherever you are. Start the GROHEcard in your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad and enjoy the perfect flow thanks to GROHE DreamSpray®.  Use your finger to write a message or draw a picture in the steamed Continue reading →

How To Create The Perfect Shower

A great shower is the sum of many parts working together. From mixing the water to delivering it to the shower head, investing in quality components will transform your morning shower into an enjoyable and exhilarating experience.  The essential componentsFirst you will need a shower faucet (mixer valve) to mix the hot and cold water. Mixer valves are available with or without a thermostat and can be either concealed (built into the wall) or exposed. Most head showers are used in combination with a concealed Continue reading →

How to Plan an Efficient Kitchen Work Zone

The Grohe K4 collection of kitchen faucets The kitchen is the central meeting point of every household. From breakfast to relaxing with friends, its design needs to meet the requirements of all of its users. Before you start, consider all the tasks and activities that you would like to use the space for and include an area for each of these. Kitchen layoutBoth the size and shape of your kitchen will help you to determine the best way to utilise the space. The principal activity Continue reading →

Choosing a Shower Spray Pattern

Rainshower® hand shower For maximum flexibility, choose a shower that offers a choice of spray patterns. Today’s hand showers are sophisticated pieces of engineering. They offer a selection of sensations, enabling each user to select their preferred pattern to suit their mood or the time of day. Rain sprayRain showerheads feature a generous number of shower nozzles creating a wide and delicate pattern to soothe the skin. Champagne SprayEnriched with air bubbles, Champagne patterns are soft and luxurious – ideal for a relaxing shower. Pure Continue reading →