"News groups" <?> wrote in message
| "Beemer" wrote:
| >I have bought a replacement but different make monobloc kitchen sink tap.
| > There are no markings on its underside for me to determine which
| > connection
| > is hot and which is cold. Is there any way I can tell which is which?
| > Also is there a convention which way a tap should turn when hot is
| > selected?
| > Beemer
| If it's a monobloc mixer then it doesn't matter which feed is hot and
| is cold, there is no convention as far as I know, connect up which ever
| round you are used to for the old taps, and swap the tap covers marked hot
| and cold around if necessary.
Sorry I should have said that it is a single lever monobloc. Around my
house various plumbers have installed similar taps some of which swing left
for hot and others swing right. Clearly not a good thing with kids around.