D. J. P. Elliott

Helpful votes received on reviews: 96% (86 of 90)
Location: Suffolk, England


Top Reviewer Ranking: 27,488 - Total Helpful Votes: 86 of 90
BRITA P1000 Tap Water Filter Cartridge by Brita
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Horses for courses, 26 Nov 2013
Be careful !
Wanted to replace our existing 3 tap kitchen fitting, as tap was sticking. We live in quite a hard water area in Suffolk. Our house has a water softener fitted in to the system, so we had existing soft cold and soft hot supplied to main taps and a separate hard cold to the filter tap - we did not bother with a filter at all. Simple, three connections.

Then we fitted the Brita Torlan tap, thinking it to be similar. What we found was that the Torlan tap takes hot and cold supplies BUT it then takes a cold supply off the incoming cold (internal to the tap fitting) to send to the filter cartridge, then recieves back that filtered water to the filter tap. (So 4… Read more
Shaws Sw106 Single-Wheel Glass Cutter by Shaws
4.0 out of 5 stars basic handy tool, 29 Jun 2013
A useful basic tool. Not many people realise that a basic tool like this can perform well if kept lubricated at all times - easily done by keeping it in a glass pot with some kitchen roll soaked in some light oil (like 'three-in-one') and dipping after every line made.
Clippasafe Extendable Fireguard by Clippasafe
A strong reliable product. One aspect that made me buy it was the ability to buy an extension panel separately to accomodate a wider than usual hearth.