Only GROHE taps deliver the unique GROHE SilkMove® experience. The
rich, smooth handling of our single lever taps conveys the quality
and superiority of our brand.
The sensory feedback delivered by a GROHE tap is one of substance –
as you change the temperature from hot to cold, one ceramic disc
effortlessly glides across the other with absolute precision.
GROHE SilkMove® is an interactive sensation which
you will experience day after day for the life-time of your tap.The
cartridge is the nerve centre of every tap and where the ceramic
discs are located.
The lever handle of the tap is connected to the discs by a shaft –
GROHE uses solid brass for strength and durability. As the discs
move over each other, they either block the water or allow it to
pass through. Therefore the quality and machining of these parts
will affect the performance of the your tap.
GROHE is one of the world’s leading tap manufacturers and one of
the few that manufacture their own cartridges. Our cartridges are
manufactured in a high-tech process and feature discs made from a
space-proven ceramic alloy. The polished mirror-like surface of the
discs is then coated with a special Teflon lubricant for
frictionless operation. And because our taps are designed withstand
years of use, we incorporate micro-chambers of this lubricant
within the cartridge – for a lifetime of maintenancefree
As a result of this state-of-the art technology, our taps have an
extra-wide operating angle, allowing you to exactly manage the
water flow and temperature. Like all our technologies,
GROHE SilkMove® is yet another perfect example of
design and technology working in harmony to give you an enhanced
The special ceramic discs and Teflon® technology in GROHE
SilkMove® cartridges ensure a lifetime of effortless
GROHE SilkMove® operating angle.
GROHE SilkMove® guarantees smoothness of operation as on
day one – even after 20 years.