Increase your profits with UPC and cUPC Faucets from Luxuryhome

Increase your profits with UPC and cUPC Faucets from Luxuryhome

Faucets are a bathroom or kitchen necessity that enhances beauty and functionality. UPC (Uniform Plumbing Code) and cUPC (Canadian Uniform Plumbing Code) faucets are beacons of quality, adhering to strict industry standards.

In the U.S. and Canada, UPC and cUPC certification plays a kind of important role, which can be enhancing consumer confidence. Luxuryhome offers a wide variety of categories of UPC and cUPC faucets, which can help you to broaden your product line with cost-effective products, and at the same time, can improve your profits.

UPC and cUPC faucets certification lable

What are UPC and cUPC Faucet certifications?

UPC and cUPC faucet certifications refer to two distinct but closely related standards that ensure plumbing fixtures, including faucets, meet specific criteria for safety and performance.

UPC Certification (Uniform Plumbing Code):

The Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) is a set of plumbing standards and regulations established by the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) in the United States.

It provides comprehensive guidelines for the design, installation, and maintenance of plumbing systems to safeguard public health and safety

cUPC Certification (Canadian Uniform Plumbing Code):

The Canadian Uniform Plumbing Code (cUPC) is a set of plumbing standards and regulations developed by the Canadian Standards Association (CSA).

It serves a similar purpose to the UPC but is specific to Canada, providing guidelines for plumbing systems to ensure they are safe and reliable.

Key Similarities

  • UPC and cUPC certifications focus on ensuring that plumbing fixtures, like faucets and showers, can meet stringent safety and performance standards.
  • Public health is protected by ensuring that plumbing systems function properly and do not contribute to water quality or pose any safety risk.
  • Both involve a rigorous testing process that evaluates all aspects of a faucet’s design, materials, and function.

Key Differences:

  • UPC certification is specific to the United States, while cUPC certification is specific to Canada. Each certification is tailored to the plumbing standards and codes of the respective country.
  • While similar in purpose, the specific criteria and test procedures for UPC and cUPC certification may vary slightly to account for regional differences in plumbing codes and requirements.

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Importance of UPC and cUPC Certification

UPC and cUPC certification is more than a badge; it’s a sign of trust. The certification ensures that the faucet adheres to strict standards for materials, construction, and function. Ensuring that your faucet will last for a long time reduces the impact of leaks, corrosion and other potential problems, ensuring that your investment will stand the test of time.

UPC and cUPC certifications ensure that plumbing fixtures and components adhere to the plumbing codes and standards established in the United States (UPC) and Canada (cUPC). Compliance with these codes is often a legal requirement and non-compliant installations may face fines or penalties.

UPC/cUPC certifications are designed to prioritize safety.

These products are rigorously tested to ensure compliance with safety and performance standards, thereby reducing the risk of leakage in plumbing systems.

UPC/cUPC certifications guarantee a certain level of quality. Plumbing fixtures with UPC/cUPC certification are manufactured to high-quality standards, meaning they are less likely to experience premature wear, leaks, or other problems, resulting in reliability that lasts for a long time.

Consumers have confidence in the quality and safety of UPC/cupc certified products. This confidence is essential when making purchasing decisions, as the mark helps buyers to recognize products of reliable quality and thus avoid choosing products of which they are unsure of the quality.

UPC and cUPC provide uniformity throughout the plumbing industry.

This standard allows for a more streamlined installation process and easier replacement of fittings, making plumbers or contractors more inclined to use certified fixtures.

Many UPC/cUPC certified faucets are designed to be water efficient, helping to conserve water and reduce water bills, this contributes to environmental sustainability and responsible water use.

There are also certifications for water conservation in North America, the WATERSENSE certification.

Manufacturers of UPC/cUPC certified products usually offer a longer warranty (which varies from supplier to supplier). This means that if a problem occurs during the warranty period, the consumer can have the fixture repaired or replaced at no charge.

UPC/cUPC Certification standard

  • Faucet (Plumbing fixture fittings), ASME A112.18.1;
  • Metal hose (Flexible water connectors), ASME A112.18.6;
  • Vitreous China plumbing fixtures, ASME A112.19.2;
  • Water tank accessories (Anti-siphon fill valves (ballcocks) for gravity water closet flush tanks), ASSE 1002;
  • Drain valve (Trim for water-closet bowls, tanks, and urinals), ASME A112.19.5;
  • Faucet shower (Hand-held Showers), ASSE 1014;
  • Shielded couplings joining hubless cast iron soil pipe and fittings, ASTM C1277;
  • Cast iron pipe / and pipe fittings (Hubless cast iron soil pipe and fittings for sanitary and storm drain waste, and went piping applications), ASTM A888-04a.

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Exploring the Range: Types of UPC and cUPC Faucets

UPC and cUPC faucets cater to a diverse array of preferences and needs, ensuring that there’s a perfect fit for every bathroom. From traditional to contemporary designs, the options are limitless.

UPC and cUPC faucets are some of the featured products of Luxuryhome, We have been working in the faucet industry for many years, and we know the faucets in different market, and we have lots of customers, It help us to know more about the hot faucet style in North America, even in the whole world.

UPC and cUPC Bathroom Faucets & Showers

single handle basin faucets

UPC and cUPC
Basin Faucets

matte black high basin faucet - B043 01 31 1

UPC and cUPC
Vessel Faucets

brushed nickel centerset basin faucet - B563 03 02 1

UPC and cUPC
Centerset Faucets

matte black widespread basin faucet 3 hole - B551 04 31 1

UPC and cUPC
Widespread Faucets

wall mounted 2 hole matte black basin faucet

UPC and cUPC
Wall Faucets

bathroom sensor faucets

UPC and cUPC
Sensor Faucets

concealed shower mixer

UPC and cUPC
Built-in Valves

concealed shower sets

UPC and cUPC
Built-in Showers

exposed shower mixer

UPC and cUPC
Exposed Mixers

exposed shower sets

UPC and cUPC
Exposed Showers

shower panels

UPC and cUPC
Shower Panels

Freestanding bath filler taps

UPC and cUPC
Floor Standing Showers

UPC and cUPC Kitchen faucets

brushed gold pull down kitchen faucets - K568 01 30 1

UPC and cUPC
Pull out kitchen faucets

brushed nickel pull out kitchen faucets - K567 01 02 1

UPC and cUPC
Pull down kitchen faucets

kitchen bar faucet - K196A 03 16 2

UPC and cUPC
kitchen bar faucets

wall mounted pot fillers

UPC and cUPC
Pot fillers

pull out kitchen filter faucet - with silicone tube - K641 06 01 1

UPC and cUPC
Kitchen filter faucets

UPC and cUPC Kitchen sinks

undermounted kitchen sinks

UPC and cUPC
Undermount kitchen sinks

top mounted kitchen sinks

UPC and cUPC
Topmount kitchen sinks

apron front kitchen sinks

UPC and cUPC
Apron front kitchen sinks

kitchen bar sinks

UPC and cUPC
Kitchen bar sinks

UPC and cUPC Faucet Parts

UPC and cUPC Certified components play a critical role in the functionality, safety, and compliance aspects of your faucet.
Luxuryhome uses accessories from well-known brands that meet the UPC and cUPC standards, ensuring the quality of our products from the source.

ceramic cartridges

Use Sedal, Vernet, or Kerox cartridges

aerators

Neoperl high performance aerators

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Neoperl braiding supply lines

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PEX pull out hose

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Manufacturers of UPC and cUPC Faucets

UPC and cUPC are certification standards that apply to North America. Generally, faucet manufacturers located in North America produce showers and faucets that comply with UPC and cUPC standards.

So you can refer to the following link of the list of faucet manufacturers in Canada and the U.S. to choose shower faucets or other products that meet your requirements

Installation Way For UPC and cUPC Faucets

The installation of UPC and cUPC faucets is no different than any other non-certified faucet, and you can learn more about the various faucet installations by following the links below.

Besides, we know that installation in North America is not cheap, maybe expensive, so we designed the UPC and cUPC faucets to be easy to install, you can install the whole faucet by yourself very easily.

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Finishes of UPC and cUPC Faucets

The ultra-sleek surface repels liquids, resisting water spots and staying cleaner longer, making your bathroom or kitchen fixtures stay beautiful.

  • Pass salt spray test – 24h acid salt spray and 200 hours neutral salt spray test
  • Pass paint adhesion testing & falling sand abrasion & boil test
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Chrome

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Brushed nickel

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ORB

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Black+chrome

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Black+white

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Black+rose gold

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White

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Black+red

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Brushed gold

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Matte black

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White+brushed

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Rose gold

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Gunmetal+chrome

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Gunmetal

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Red

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Black+gold

Luxuryhome Faucet Factory which produces UPC and cUPC faucets

If you are looking for UPC and cUPC faucets or showers from China, Luxuryhome would be a good choice for you.

We have an extensive product line covering bathroom and kitchen products for North America, such as bathroom faucets, kitchen faucets, and shower faucets, provide cost-effective prices, free samples, fast delivery service, etc, For more details, please visit: Luxuryhome China faucet factory

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FAQs

Are UPC / cUPC shower faucets more expensive than non-certified ones?2023-09-12T17:56:09+08:00

The price of a UPC/cUPC-compliant shower faucet can vary based on factors like brand, design, and features. While certified fixtures may sometimes be priced slightly higher due to the testing and compliance process, they offer assurance of meeting established plumbing standards.

Do UPC / cUPC compliant showers or faucets come with warranties?2023-09-12T17:55:15+08:00

Warranties may vary by manufacturer and product, so it’s a good idea to check the specific warranty information provided by the manufacturer for the shower or faucet you purchase

Can I find UPC/cUPC-compliant showers or faucets from various brands?2023-09-12T17:58:01+08:00

Yes, many well-known faucet manufacturers produce UPC/cUPC-compliant showers or faucets. Brands like Delta, Moen, Kohler, American Standard, and Grohe offer a range of UPC/cUPC-compliant products.

How can I tell if a shower or faucet is UPC/cUPC compliant?2023-09-12T17:59:01+08:00

ook for a label or certification mark on the product or packaging indicating that it is UPC/cUPC compliant. Many reputable faucet manufacturers produce UPC-compliant products.

Are UPC/cUPC shower faucets different from regular shower faucets?2023-09-12T17:59:39+08:00

Not fundamentally.

A UPC/cUPC shower faucet is one that meets the plumbing code requirements outlined in the Uniform Plumbing Code. It ensures that the faucet complies with specific safety and quality standards.

What is the difference between UPC and cUPC?2023-09-12T17:39:05+08:00

The key difference is the geographical region in which these codes are applied.

UPC is used in the United States, while cUPC is used in Canada. Both codes are designed to ensure the safety and functionality of plumbing fixtures and systems within their respective regions.

When purchasing plumbing fixtures, it’s essential to check for the appropriate certification based on the location where the product will be installed.

What brand of faucet is UPC?2023-09-12T17:35:36+08:00

UPC (Uniform Plumbing Code) is not a brand of faucet, but rather a set of plumbing regulations and standards used in the United States. Any faucet that is labeled as “UPC compliant” means that it meets the requirements outlined in the Uniform Plumbing Code.

Are Luxuryhome kitchen sinks & faucets have cUPC certification?2023-09-12T17:36:16+08:00

Yes, most of our kitchen sinks & faucets have cUPC certification.

For more certification for our products, please visit this page: faucets and showers certification

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