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Shower advice - thermostatic or tap mixer?
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mondayrunner
Old 06-02-2014, 11:02 AM
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Default Shower advice - thermostatic or tap mixer?

Hi all,

Just looking for some advice on a shower.

We're getting our small bathroom (2x1.8m) gutted and are thinking of upgrading the shower.

At the moment there's a cheap tap shower mixer and we are thinking of upgrading to a thermostatic one.

Question is, do you think it's worth it? the thermostatic ones probably cost a bit more and it will also be more expensive labour-wise (pipework and replastering). But my impression is they look a bit nicer. Is the performance significantly better?

The Mira Element range looks good value at £180.

We have a decent combi boiler, which is about 6m from the bathroom, model = Valliant ecotec pro24
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Old 06-02-2014, 11:17 AM
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thats the one i just bought , not fitted yet , but looks the business at that price range
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