Which Shower Timer is Right For My Needs ?

 

We have created this table to guide you towards choosing the most appropriate shower timer for your needs. If you need further assistance or advice, please Contact Us.

Notes:

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Shower Timer Type

Plumber Required 

Electrician Required

Installation Notes

No.

Assumes that your shower head is standard 1/2″ plumbing fitting, and can be removed so that the battery powered shower timer can be installed over the top.

No.

Power is supplied by 6 AA batteries that are installed within the unit (last typically over 12 months)

Unscrew shower head and install the shower timer on the shower outlet.

No.

Does not interfere with the water pipes, as all the work is done at the shower head.

Handyman installation.

No.

Assumes nearby access to a 240 Volt outlet is available.

However you may need an electrician to install 240 V power point if none are nearby, or if you intend to install more than a single unit (like in a shower block at caravan parks)

Fits onto standard 1/2″ plumbing at the shower head. Does not cut into the water lines. Power is supplied by a 12 Volt power pack run from a 240 Volt outlet.

No.

Handyman installation.

Yes.

Access to a 240 Volt outlet is required to connect the unit permanently to power.

Fits onto standard 1/2″ plumbing at the shower head. Does not cut into the water lines. Power is supplied by a 12 Volt power pack run from a 240 Volt outlet.

Yes.

Required to cut into the hot water line.

No.

Assumes nearby access to a 240 Volt outlet is available.

Requires to be installed into the hot water shower line. Power is supplied by a 12 Volt power pack run from a 240 Volt outlet.

Yes.

Required to cut into the hot water line.

No.

Assumes nearby access to a 240 Volt outlet is available.

Requires to be installed into the hot water shower line. Power is supplied by a 12 Volt power pack run from a 240 Volt outlet.