Jargon Buster

Shower spares glossary
We realise that some terms (especially product names) can be a bit confusing to the general public, so we've created this page to explain our industry ...
Fri, 26 Nov, 2021 at 10:32 AM
What is a shower cartridge?
A shower cartridge is an important component within a mixer shower. These are usually made from Brass or nylon and come in a variety of different shapes, si...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 1:53 PM
Video: What are the different types of showers?
To many people, a shower is just a shower. But there are, in fact, a few distinct types.              Watch our video to learn more, or continue reading o...
Mon, 15 Feb, 2021 at 5:33 PM
Mixer showers: Manual or thermostatic?
Mixer showers can be manually or thermostatically controlled. There are also pressured balanced showers. So what do these mean? Find out more here.     ...
Thu, 7 Jan, 2021 at 4:48 PM
Types of household water systems
From combination boilers to gravity fed set-ups, we explore the different types of UK household water systems in detail.          Gravity fed systems ...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 1:53 PM