If you have never been to the UK then you are not aware that warm water does not exist. There is a tap for cold water which is near freezing and then there is a tap for hot water which is near boiling. In order to obtain that warm water that we all try to set when we open the tap you have to turn them both on and then cup your hands together and alternate between the boiling water and the freezing.
No, I am not lying and yes it is a daily struggle to wash my face without scalding it or shivering.
It is quite unclear to me why a developed country like the UK would use a two-tap system.
Who knows the reason behind it… I just add it the long list of weird things the British do differently.
Here is a short video that underlines my daily struggle in obtaining ‘warm water’.