Review of the best according to the editors. About the selection criteria. The the material is subjective, is not advertising and is not serves as a guide to the purchase. Before purchase is needed consultation with a specialist.
Plumbing, in one way or another, is available in every building. IN administrative and office institutions are always provided taps and sinks, bathrooms. In apartments and houses use installations, bidets, showers, bathtubs, etc. Goods vary by design, materials, shapes and looks. To simplify the direction for the search, we have prepared a ranking of the best manufacturers plumbing showing basic features and assortment products. The material is compiled taking into account technological advances in production, product specifications and customer reviews.
Rating of the best manufacturers of plumbing
|Top European Plumbing Manufacturers||1||Weltwasser||5.0|
|7||VICTORIA + ALBERT||4.4|
|The best Russian manufacturers of plumbing||1||AM.PM||5.0|
|Top Chinese Plumbing Manufacturers||1||Niagara||4.7|
Top European Plumbing Manufacturers
The largest section of our rating was given by European experts. manufacturers that have a proven track record and worldwide confession. Here the TOP-10 of the best European companies for the production of bathroom fixtures that are popular in equipping a bathroom rooms and bathrooms in apartments and houses. Manufacturers provide a large selection of products for design and functionality, but you need to be willing to pay the appropriate price for it. Such products wealthy families choose for expensive repairs.
The first place in the ranking is occupied by the German manufacturer Weltwasser. The company has been producing sanitary ware since 2005 and contains two factory with 250 employees. Headquarters located in the city of Würselen, located in the west of the country. At the manufacture of products pursues three goals: reliability, beauty and practicality. For design and new designs 20 experienced engineers are involved.
The range of plumbing includes showers of various configurations (semicircular, square, triangular), pallets (high and low), bath curtains, shower set (faucets, watering cans, hoses). A separate ruler, which is positive buyers respond, is a walk-in. It is vertical glass panel fencing. They look very stylish in spacious bathroom of a cottage or apartment in several tiers.
Our experts awarded the manufacturer first place in the ranking for Reliability and excellent technical support. For all goods 5 years warranty and full informational maintenance support for 10 years. To get Plumbing is possible in Russia only through dealers, but consultations conducted directly by the manufacturer. For this official the site is translated into 4 languages, including Russian, and it has a form feedback.
Second place in the ranking of the best is also for the German manufacturer headquartered near Munich. The company was founded in 1998 and Now it has 1 factory in Germany and 4 in China. They are being released goods under the supervision of German experts. Total production more than 2,000 people are involved, and sales are made in 50 countries of the world. Among the assortment there are showers, bathtubs, pallets, sinks, toilets, bidets, fences. Feature Plumbing is the application of sanitary ware, obtained by high temperature firing. Raw materials for this are purchased exclusively in Germany.
Customers especially like electronic toilets in reviews, with rim heating, bidet function, subsequent drying hairdryer, elimination of unpleasant odor (deodorization) and nozzles with self-cleaning.
Our experts liked the manufacturer because not only plumbing but also furniture for bathrooms in modern and classic styles, for which the company was listed. Thanks to such a variety of goods, you can arrange a bathroom in one style and do not look for other places to buy related accessories.
Third place ranking is the brand from Switzerland. His name comes from the city of the same name Laufen, which is located headquarters. The corporation was founded in 1892 and has more than 125 years engaged in the manufacture of plumbing. Among produced products are present: bidet, bathtubs, sinks (built-in and freestanding), mirrors, urinals, mini-sinks, faucets, toilet bowls, bedside tables, overflow drains.
For convenience, the assortment is divided into collections (Alessi One, Kartell, Palace, Palomba, etc.), for which a separate group of designers. Buyers like it in reviews – enough determine the style you like, remember the name of the ruler and choose a specific model. Also present in the catalog column cabinets, which occupy a minimum of floor space in the bathroom, but allowing you to place in them a lot of towels, bathrobes and other accessories.
Our experts added the manufacturer to the rating because of the creative plumbing design. Here you can find products with both emotional forms typical of southern Italy (semicircular toilets, wavy shells), and with smooth and strict lines, peculiar to northern traditions.
Fourth place in the ranking of the best manufacturers of plumbing It belongs to the Roca brand – the most famous brand among Russians. The brand arose back in 1917 in Barcelona and today is European leader, supplying products to more than 50 countries. Gradually, the manufacturer acquired other companies, therefore Today plumbing is produced not only in Spain, but also in the Czech Republic with Switzerland. The product catalog contains: installation systems, fixtures and furniture for bathrooms, mirrors, kitchen sinks, pallets, bidets, showers, toilets and even Spa.
Each product category has its own line of configuration and installation method (for example, sinks are divided into: wall, overhead, mortise, built-in bottom, semi-built-in). Customers like the availability of various bathtubs in the reviews. choose acrylic, cast iron or steel.
Experts included the manufacturer in the rating for high achievements in terms of hygiene of sanitary products. For example, this company There is a toilet Gap Clean Rim, almost no side. Such the design does not allow deposits to linger and remains clean during the entire period of operation. To care for such plumbing very simple.
In fifth place in the ranking was a manufacturer from Italy. The company has production facilities both in its own country and in Asia, but plumbing is only under control European specialists. The brand pays attention not only to products from porcelain and acrylic, but also actively engaged in the manufacture of furniture with design “Classic” and “Modern”. For the release of nightstands and cabinets use hardwood that is coated protective film designed for use in the bathroom. Among the assortment of plumbing, there are: shower enclosures, drains, toilets, sinks, faucets.
Buyers also praise towel warmers in reviews. The Italian brand offers a large selection of electric models and water (connected to the heating system), which serve practical purpose (maintain heat indoors, dry towels) and aesthetic.
According to our experts, the manufacturer deserves a place in the ranking for high quality products and their long service life. For example, on ceramics are provided with a 25 year warranty. For all Acrylic bathtubs are given a 10 year warranty. And the furniture is capable last up to 100 years, despite the high humidity in indoors.
The sixth place in the ranking belongs to the Finnish brand Timo. Company specializes in shower products. Plumbing catalog includes boxes, showers and corners, as well as additional accessories to him (headset, pallets, curtains, panels). Manufacturer at in the manufacture of pallets uses natural acrylic, not plastic, therefore, plumbing is durable and easy to clean.
Buyers note in the reviews that they almost do not accumulate plaque. The cabin configuration is stable thanks to the T-profile, providing rigidity and free running of the rollers. Surface metal treated with electrochemical anodizing, increasing resistance to corrosion. The prints on this design are visible smaller. Customers praise the reviews and the presence of folding seats during many cabin models. It is convenient for bathing children or the elderly to people.
We added the manufacturer to the rating due to use various tinting on glasses. You can find black ones in the catalog, gray and matte options. This allows you to design a bathroom room in an interesting style and use the shower stall at the presence of other family members in the room. Manufacturer highlight plumbers are tempered glass compartment doors 6 thick mm The mirror effect reflects the room and increases spaciousness.
Victoria + Albert
At this point in the rating is the English manufacturer of sanitary ware. The brand is distinguished by its sustained strict style, not without diversity. The output focuses on sinks, bathrooms, faucets and showers. The company offers a large selection of accessories to plumbing enhancing usability. Among them: head restraints and backrests for comfortable seating bathtubs, decorative siphons coated in black chrome, columns for freestanding mixers.
Buyers in the reviews note that English products refers to designer plumbing, which is worth the money. it not only practical items, but also a real decoration for rooms. For example, acrylic and cast iron bathtubs are not available in classic form, but in two-sided, with 2 connected circles. There are interesting models in the form of a shoe. Owners notice that they keep warm well.
We included the manufacturer in the rating for the application of innovative material in the manufacture of bathtubs. The brand developed the quaricast, composed of volcanic sand, limestone and acrylic resin. Monolithic construction has the strength of stone and does not need frame. It can be installed anywhere in the room. Painting is allowed to create an exclusive interior.
The eighth place is taken by the Italian manufacturer, plumbing which has an exquisite design. Price of goods high, but they are designed exclusively for luxurious furnishings In bathroom. From Italian, the name Migriole translates as “the best”. The catalog contains: mixers, mirrors, baguettes, curtains, floor lamps, fans, rugs, lamps, showers, pallets, furniture. The products are divided into two lines: De Luxe and Luxury, each of which in its own way enriches the interior.
The owners in the reviews note a presentable appearance of any trifle, including accessories. Shower sets in the form of a watering can, an arm or spray guns are made filigree, and without even seeing the logo, immediately you know that this is a luxury thing.
The manufacturer earned a place in the ranking due to its sophistication. Competitors have almost no such rich design with gold finish. Each element, whether it’s a bedside table, a frame for mirrors or toilet, decorated with gold stripes, ornate patterns and wicker patterns. Only with this manufacturer can purchase racks for a bottle of champagne for the bathroom.
Ninth place in the rating awarded by a Czech company based in 1991, the two families running the company so far. All started with the production of bathtubs and showers. Today manufacturer of plumbing produces a wide range hydromassage systems, seats, curtains and panels, mixers, toilets and sinks. Sanitary ware ceramics are highly hygienic due to the glaze surface, providing easy removal of soap, shampoos and cleaning products. Caring for items for the WC is very it is easy and they keep an attractive look for a long time.
Users praise the manufacturer for variety collections as well as increased security. For slippery pallets special transparent strips on self-adhesive are offered basis. They are resistant to direct exposure to water and will not give slip into a man. At the end of its life, the strips are easy removed and replaced with new ones.
Experts put the company in the rating for integrated solutions for bathroom decoration. A total of 9 options are presented, including plumbing, furniture and related accessories. The buyer does not need to search for products in different places, choosing shades and sizes – everything is thought out and looks decent. Design “10º” even awarded the Red Dot Award 2015.
The tenth place in the rating belongs to another German company, started its activity in 1936. Its name is taken from the surname founder – Hans Groe. Now the manufacturer is part of the group leaders in the production of plumbing and has production facilities in Holland, USA, Austria, France, Italy and the UK. The headquarters is located in Dusseldorf. Other than that in Hemer-Edelburg operates its own design center. Catalog contains: shower sets, faucets, thermostats, installations, bidet.
Buyers in reviews admire plumbing for a wide range of products for the kitchen. Manufacturer offers a large the choice of mixers with a high bent gander, convenient for installation in the kitchen sink. There are models with the ability to boil water in mixer (Grohe Red), as well as cleaning and carbonation (Grohe Blue). Many options for taps with infrared sensors for automatic water supply and stop without having to touch plumbing. It is very practical for public places.
According to our experts, the company should be included in the rating Best for the latest Aquasymphony development. This is a shower with unlimited possibilities for water supply. She can pour her top three thick jets, serve through a hundred small holes, cascaded through two wide slots, or in the form of a shallow dispersion like a sea breeze.
The best Russian manufacturers of plumbing
Among Russian manufacturers of sanitary ware assembled in the ranking the best, there are both domestic companies and brands, transferred here their production. The products of these companies are different affordable price and will be a good alternative to European products. They are often chosen by young families for their first repair in the apartment.
The first place in the rating was awarded to a German brand that suffered its production in Russia. This is a young company that It has been on the market for 8 years. Plumbing prices are very competitive capable, and the range contains everything you need: toilets, sinks, bidets, installations, faucets and shower equipment. Among the special items there is an electronic bidet cover with shower, heated, massage and hairdryer. For management supplied remote.
Buyers like reviews that the manufacturer doesn’t have only the main positions of plumbing, but also a lot of related small things, helping to arrange the bathroom. Among the goods you can choose: paper and towel holders, glass shelves for cosmetics and hygiene products, dispensers, soap dishes, brushes.
Experts ranked the manufacturer for extraordinary design. All elements of plumbing are ergonomic with minimal forms, but maximum usability. IN each trifle is thought out by designs. It allows economically spend space in a compact bathroom and use the best.
The second place in the rating was taken by the largest company in Russia in the release of Band Hours plumbing. The company was founded in 2004 and today has about 300 partners and distributors in 100 cities of the country. Plumbing production is carried out at two plants in St. Petersburg and Ivanovo. The total industrial area is 5000 m² The main direction in production is the production of showers and everything connected with them (pallets, panels, curtains, accessories for connection). In total, the catalog has more than 150 items products.
Buyers in reviews are enthusiastic about the manufacturer’s hydroboxes, presented in the lines of Gamma, Tondo and Pronto. It is spacious cabs with dimensions 230x230x140 mm and various functions water supply (foot massage, air massage, hydromassage, Turkish bathhouse, tropical rain). You can control the system using buttons inside and using the remote control. But they stand as small car.
In our opinion, the manufacturer deserves a place in the ranking for active development of a non-trivial approach to organizing a shower corner. The company offers a large selection of walls and doors to organize a shower area anywhere in the room and even in spacious corridor.
We gave the third place to the Russian manufacturer plumbers with a 10 year history. The company started with furniture for bathrooms, and now offers a full range of sanitary ware: cast iron, acrylic and steel bathtubs, shower racks, panels, boxes, corners. There is a wide selection of sanitary ware products (sinks, bidet, toilet bowls). In the catalog you can choose complex dual models washbasins, which is beneficial for a large family or community institutions.
Customers in reviews like a wide range of accessories to plumbing, including: handrails for the disabled, special seats, vanity mirrors, hairdryer holders. At the manufacturer has its own range of plumbing, but Aquanet is also a trading group serving as an official dealer of European brands (Paffoni, Winkel, Rosa, Kirovit, Mepa). Therefore buyers advised to be careful when choosing and specify whose products if you want to save on plumbing.
We added the manufacturer to the ranking of the best for the release of rare types of baths made of artificial stone. As material polystone (an analogue of marble for casting) is used. Product differs in high smoothness of walls and monumentality, due to which retains heat for a long time. No plumbing surface dirt lingers.
Fourth place ranking belongs to a company from St. Petersburg, operating for more than 15 years. Her slogan is: “Goods tested by life.” When developing new models plumbers used the experience from the service department, where the craftsmen share what kind of breakdowns they have to face. Engineers take this data into account and offer new solutions, as much as possible corresponding to Russian realities. As a result, mixers and shower racks are available with reliable fittings, optimal sizes, so that they are not damaged by accident, and high-quality external moisture resistant coating.
Customers praise the manufacturer for a wide range of bathtubs to various fittings. You can buy plumbing assembly (for example a rack for a shower), and separately (a hose, a watering can, bracket). What helps save when broken and requires replacements are one thing.
The manufacturer liked the experts especially the wide selection. mixers with different designs, for which he was added to the rating. Here you can buy a model from the Oldie line with a short spout, Great for small sinks. In contrast the Arro series is offered, with a high gander that extends forward. There is a line of Alborg P for hairdressers, where the nose is inserted shower head with hose. Vintage style lovers will find here Gold plated Sam collection in the shape of old telephone.
Another Russian brand in the ranking that supplies plumbing in CIS countries for 15 years. The main direction of the manufacturer is showers systems and hydromassage racks. Products are conveniently divided into four Categories: Economy, Standard, Business, and LUX. Of baths company produces only acrylic options, where the largest is 150x150x55 mm But the products are designed to sell to wholesale customers, and buy Plumbing at retail is available only from representatives.
Judging by the reviews, owners like a variety of products and price plumbing, which saves in comparison with European brands. Among the products, the manufacturer offers many spare parts. (hoses, watering cans, steam generators, seats), so if something breaks down, it will turn out to be restored, and not look for a new one product.
Our experts included the manufacturer in the rating due to the availability of in the catalog of a large selection of pallets. Here you can buy regular steel tray 70x70x13 mm, for the economical organization of the shower corner. There are ceramic pallets with a height of 46 mm and an area of 90×90 mm, which can even be used as a small bath. By configuration manufacturer offers squares, triangles, semicircles, pentagons and rectangles.
Top Chinese Plumbing Manufacturers
Here are a number of manufacturers who have factories in China, but the legal address and even warehouses for storage and marketing goods may be located in Russia (for logistics). Plumbing these brands – another opportunity to save on repairs in apartment, but among the assortment you can find goods premium quality.
The concern has been known in the plumbing market for 10 years. Products differs in reasonable price and acceptable variety. Motto company: “Plumbing, consistent with financial capabilities and taste preferences. “Among the products offered are: showers cabins, boxes, pallets, corners, toilets, bathtubs and furniture. In shape plumbing is presented in classical and asymmetric configurations.
Buyers in the reviews note the variety of panels in showers cabs that can drive off to the side, swing open, fold accordion, have one or two wings. Among the toilets there are extraordinary models with black porcelain that look exquisite and expensive.
We rated the manufacturer because of the strength of the components despite the lower cost of goods than competitors. So, frames for boxes and booths are made of polished aluminum profile, resistant to deformation and moisture. Panels cast from tempered Triplex glass, which happens tinted, transparent, matte or with mosaic. For fixing pallets are provided with powerful brackets with adjustable height with legs.
In second place ranking of Chinese manufacturers is company formed as a result of cooperation with Italian by developers. In the manufacture of plumbing used European technology, but all production is concentrated in China. To determine the shapes, colors and patterns involved research program promoting only demanded products. Most saturated with it is the construction market in Vladivostok and Khabarovsk, but thanks to the free distribution, you can buy Chinese plumbing in any region Of Russia.
Owners in reviews like the price of goods that are almost two times more accessible than European brands. This was achieved not only thanks to the location of factories in China, but also getting rid of unnecessary functions (in showers and boxes) that customers use in life rarely used.
We marked the manufacturer as the best in the ranking by issue mobile pools and a jacuzzi, included in the plumbing group. Cases of devices are made of reinforced PVC, consisting of six layers. SPA modules have heating elements for bringing water to a temperature of 42 degrees. Self-cleaning nozzles in the amount of 138 pieces provide air flow and serve long.
The last place in the ranking is occupied by the Chinese company Arcus, known in the Russian market since 2010. The company specializes only on showers, other plumbing options in assortment no. The brand presents products with a corner arrangement and boxes having four walls. Two types of pallets are available (low and high). Front windows come in 4-5 mm thickness and always hardened, and in design matte and textured are found, or smooth and tinted. In the boxes used black, white, transparent and gray glass on the rear walls. Central racks, on of which the watering can and nozzles are fixed, come in mirror glass or plastic, various colors.
Buyers note in reviews the strength of pallets poured from PVC The wall section is 4 mm and the material is additionally reinforced with fiberglass, at least 4 layers. Another Chinese brand known for a reverent attitude to detail – videos and other elements they are durable and will require replacement no earlier than the European plumbing.
Our experts liked the manufacturer with a variety of sizes. pallets ranging from 80×80 mm to 150×150 mm. There are interesting options with an area of 170×85 mm and many others. This one is also in height a plumbing manufacturer is ahead of the competition by offering models with indicators of 210, 215 and even 220 mm, which will be appreciated by tall people.
Attention! This rating is subjective, is not advertising and does not serve as a guide to the purchase. Before the purchase consultation with a specialist is necessary.