Plumbing Fixtures

Plumbing Fixtures - Plumbing Fixtures As pipes were...

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Plumbing Fixtures As pipes were initially made from lead, that's where they get their name from. The word comes from Latin word ‘plumbum’ which refers to lead. Basically, what is plumbing? It is the profession in which one provides services which relate to functioning with pipes, tubing, and plumbing fixtures for drainage of waste or drinking water systems. Humans have certainly survived centuries without plumbing facilities, but at contemporary times you can’t imagine life without a drainage system, water treatment system and proper water management. It now basically forms an essential element in the economic, residential and industrial structures. Coming over to the plumbing fixtures, let’s discuss the bathtubs and the showers first. Usually they are combined and sometimes can be independent but their main purpose is washing and showering. Showers are fitted with spray heads so that they can splatter a broad spray of water. The bathtubs, on the other hand, usually have valves attached to
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This document was uploaded on 10/27/2011 for the course BBA MG221 at NUCES - Lahore.

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