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1/4 turn taps installation

I have bought 1/4 turn taps but my plumber can't seem to find a way to install them so that the handles are aligned in the off position and the taps can turn in the same direction to turn on (eg. both turn upwards or both turn downwards to turn on). At the moment, the taps are aligned in the off position but one must turn up and the other must turn down to be on, which is very confusing to use. There is also the complicating issue of the ''hot'' & ''cold'' writing to remain upright. Does anyone know a tip on how to install these taps?

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The only way to achieve what you desire would be to install two hot or two cold faucets.they were originally designed to turn opposite so the BLIND would know which tap they were is left,cold is right.even w/my eyes closed.relax & enjoy a hot bath!

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