Petersburg, Clearwater and communities throughout Tampa Bay. Originally published by The Tampa Tribune, tbo is now among the portfolio of brands powered by the Tampa Bay Times. SB traffic on I-275 slowed in St. Which side is hot and cold on a faucet? I recently installed a new water faucet.
I connected the water lines under the sink so the Red color dot on the left side is Hot water and the Blue color dot on the right side is Cold water. I realize this is the universal standard. However, I was at a restaurant washing my hands and the opposite was happening. The RED color coding on a faucet is always HOT water. The BLUE color coding on a faucet is always COLD water. RED is known universally as HOT. BLUE is known universally as COLD.