High quality tapware is vital for both daily domestic tasks, routine hygiene, and of course, healthy hydration. Britex Tapware excels in providing a comprehensive solution for water-efficient and durable plumbing fixtures and comes in a wide variety of different styles for different fittings, all of which is guaranteed to deliver a reliable sturdiness that can withstand countless years of wear and tear, and a consistent water efficiency that optimises water conservation efforts, thereby maximising your residence’s environmentalism while simultaneously reducing your water bill. Offering peak functionality and a range of varying aesthetics and conform to all local relevant approvals.
Types of Tapware
Basin and Hand Washing Tapware
For all of your handwashing and basin needs, Britex offers several quality options for a variety of basin styles and stations. Featuring a stainless steel finish, Britex basins and handwashing tapware are built to last with vandal-resistance and water efficiency - perfect for public spaces, restaurants, retail shopping, and educational facilities.
For commercial kitchens of all shapes and sizes, Britex offers a line of premium quality pre-rinse sprays that allow for flexibility and reach. Britex commercial kitchen tapware is built to work in conjunction with Britex sinks and cleanup areas and offer the same vandal-resistance and increased water efficiency expected with Britex products.
Laboratory Tap Sets and Tapware
Uniquely manufactured for use in laboratory settings, Britex laboratory tapware is built for high-traffic spaces while taking up minimal space. Britex laboratory tapware - featuring an expanded line of customized versions - feature quality jumper valves, fixed outlets with aerator nozzles, and are certified in accordance with NSW school specifications.
Wall Mounted Sensor Taps
A unique feature of Britex’s tapware line is the sensor tap line - providing ease of use and water efficiency in a variety of locations and use cases. The Britex wall-mounted sensor tapware allows for the sensors to be positioned in various locations to provide optimal convenience and customization. Built with the signature Britex durability and manufacturing, Britex sensor taps are a great option for use in public wash stations.
Shower Mixers and Sets
For use in a variety of public and private shower and washing spaces, Britex shower mixers and sets offer a durable and vandalism-resistant option. Featuring adjustable shower heads, flexible connectors, and valves with time-release features, Britex shower mixers and sets can provide a safe and efficient option for schools, shelters, prisons, and other public use spaces.
Push Button Bubblers
Britex push-button bubblers are built to last with high-efficiency features that ensure a clean, smooth, and efficient water flow every time. Built with stainless steel materials and guaranteed to prevent vandalism, Britex push-button bubblers are perfect for use in conjunction with Britex drinking fountains or troughs.
Wall Mounted Taps
Britex offers a line of wall-mounted tapware for sinks, handwashing basins, and shower sets. The Britex line of wall-mounted taps offers customization for unique spaces, made with commercial quality materials that are highly vandal-resistant with a heavy-duty CP finish and are both WELS and WaterMark certified. These wall-mounted tapware are ideally suited to commercial project applications such as schools, public amenities, and factories.
One of the most vital uses for commercial tapware, drinking tapware is an essential part of any public facility. Britex offers a complete line of drinking tapware that offers long-lasting durability with stainless steel finishes. The taps are built to offer vandal-resistance, and water efficiency, making these taps perfect for a variety of high-traffic public spaces and facilities.
Sink sets offered by Britex are built to complement specific Britex stainless steel troughs, sinks and basins. Featuring high-efficiency water features and made to be long-lasting and vandalism-resistant, all Britex sink sets are built to be WELS and WaterMark certified. With their capabilities and durability, Britex sink sets are a perfect addition to any school, shelter, restaurant, retail space, and more high-traffic public spaces.
Lead Safe Tapware
Britex Lead Safe tapware and bottle fillers are manufactured using high quality DZR solid brass with less than 0.25% lead content. They come with high quality chrome finish for easy cleaning and hygiene maintenance, and also features an easy-to-use self-closing mechanism.
The medical tapware offered by Britex is manufactured to the highest industry standards, and designed to minimise the risk of infection and germ contamination. This range of Australian-made medical tapware complements Britex basins and troughs typically used in healthcare projects and medical facilities.
Britex offers hob mounted mixer taps with a heavy duty CP finish, that complement specific stainless steel basins, sinks and troughs with the Britex range. These are both WELS and WaterMark certified,and are particularly suited to public amenities and education projects.
Our security tapware is specifically designed for use in correctional facilities such as prisons and police stations, as well as environments prone to vandalism and potential self-harm. Manufactured from DR brass and heavy duty in construction, these taps can withstand high degrees of wear and tear.
Britex offers a complete line of general commercial tapware, with products ranging from medical tapware, security tapware, and commercial tapware. The Britex commercial tapware line is built with stainless steel materials and provides maximum water efficiency with a long-lasting, durable construction, making them perfect for various heavy-use scenarios.
Laundry and Cleaners Tapware
If you are looking for tapware products built for providing efficient water production in laundry and cleaning facilities, consider Britex’s line of tapware built for specific industries that utilize large quantities of water. Built to last with reliable durability, Britex tapware is compatible with a variety of Britex products.
Britex Tapware plays a pivotal role in providing trouble-free water access to a wide variety of locations, delivering convenience, style, and functionality to commercial environments. Britex taps are modern but durable and are made to stand the test of time. They are well-suited for installation in high traffic environments such as public bathrooms, schools, child care centres, and even correctional facilities, such as prisons and police stations. Other highlights of Britex tapware include;
- High Water Efficiency - In keeping with our company’s dedication to water conservation efforts, you will find that all Britex tapware comes equipped with industry-leading water saving benefits. Our taps are highly water-efficient, contributing to sustainable water usage.
- WELS and WaterMark Certified - You can rest assured knowing that Britex Tapware is both WaterMark certified, and WELS (Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards) approved, thus complying with the rigorous standards for the quality, safety and efficiency of Australian plumbing products.
- In-Built Self-Cleaning Mechanism - Many of our electronic taps feature a self-cleaning mechanism that prolongs the working life of the tap, thereby reducing the likelihood of maintenance work being required.
- Available Pre-Plumbed on Britex Products - If the fixture that you’re needing the tapware for is a Britex product, than you can make installation even easier by purchasing a Britex tap that comes pre-plumbed with any required necessary hoses, valves, and connectors, saving you time and reducing the likelihood of error.
- Push Button and Lever Action Models - With their intuitive and user-friendly designs, push button taps offer precise water control for conservation purposes, while the stylish and versatile lever action taps provide effortless and aesthetically pleasing functionality to cater to diverse preferences in any setting.
- Vandal Resistant Handles - Owing to the diverse environments where we know Britex taps are installed, we have gone to great effort to perfect the design of our vandal-resistant handles. This feature enhances the security and longevity of the tapware in public spaces, while also giving the tap a sturdy look and feel.
- Heavy Duty, Bright CP Finish - The bright shine of the Chrome Plated (CP) finish provides your tapware with a sleek elegance that’s as timeless as it is modern, but also optimises the tapware’s hygiene, making it easy to clean and maintain. Additionally, the CP finish grants your tapware a resistance to both scratches and corrosion.
Not only is a Britex tap strong, stylish and modern, but it is also remarkablyuser-friendly, making daily tasks hassle-free and efficient.
Why Choose Britex?
Prizing innovation as much as integrity, Britex is a Melbourne founded company with over 70 years of operational experience. Chiefly trading in the design and fabrication of stainless steel products, architectural fittings, and commercial grade plumbing fixtures, all our products guarantee a high degree of excellence. Besides our high quality tapware, we also offer hand basins, troughs, toilets, urinals, benches & shelves, washroom accessories, showers and baths, drinking fountains, and so much more. You can browse our vast range of products and applications by heading over to the Britex website, and if you can’t find what you’re looking for, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us via the Britex Contact Us page.
What are the Australian standards AS1428?
In Australia, AS1428 is the mandatory minimum design requirements that enable access for people with disabilities, as regulated by Australian Standards. They are implemented with the purpose of creating accessible fixtures, buildings and environments for people with disabilities.
What makes quality tapware?
A quality tap is distinguished by its efficacy for water flow, the durability of its materials, and its overall compliance with the industry standards and regulations.
How to choose the right tapware?
When choosing tapware, you should first check if it’s going to functionally fit the fixture that you need it for. After that, you can consider factors such as durability, aesthetic style, and water efficiency.
What does WaterMark mean in plumbing?
WaterMark is a certification mark that signifies a product’s compliance with specific standards for water efficiency, quality, and safety. Products that bear the WaterMark have undergone testing and assessment to ensure they meet the requirements set by the Australian government. This certification is essential for various plumbing fixtures, such as taps, showers, toilets, and more. The WaterMark certification helps consumers make informed choices about water-efficient and quality products, contributing to water conservation efforts and ensuring that plumbing installations adhere to established standards.
What does WELS approved mean?
WELS is an acronym that stands for Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards. WELS is an initiative implemented by the Australian government with the goal of promoting and maintaining water conservation by rating the efficiency of plumbing products that are sold in Australia. As WELS approved products meet rigorous testing, the WELS rating has become the high water mark of plumbing product efficacy.