Putting one’s personal touch on a home is something we all do to make it comfier, more personal, or practical. This can be especially true when it involves the kitchen area. Outfitting a kitchen can mean anything from changing the tiles to adding appliances. One easy way to upgrade a kitchen in both a practical and decorative way is to change the faucet. Some elegant kitchen faucets are available on the market that will surely fortify the aesthetic feature of any kitchen.
Cosmos Traditional Single Lever Kitchen Mixer Tap
This model brings a classic look to the conventional tap by making use of an older style faucet design. The single lever makes it easy to switch between hot or cold water with one gesture, adding up to the practical side of this faucet. Made from brass material finished with brushed gold color, it looks straight out of a vintage kitchen.
The tall spout can also swivel to offer a certain versatility to its use, especially for kitchens with a double bowl sink. The brass material will ensure a higher level of durability for the tap while the arching tall construction ensures easy access with no obstruction in the sink.
Align One-Handle Pull-Down Faucet from Moen
A more modern-looking and budget-friendly faucet by Moen, this model comes with versatility in mind. Sometimes the most practical options can even have a beautiful rendition that will complement a kitchen’s design. The extendable tap offers more reach and different water flows with the use of an alternating outlet head.
This model has a spray head functionality which can be highly useful when rinsing vegetables, while the single stream function acts as a cleaning aid or for filling a container quickly. Made from alloy steel, this faucet can last for a while and it also has the appeal of multiple color schemes, the better to fit existing appliances or preferences.
Fulton Industrial Prep Pull-Down Faucet
A higher-end example of a faucet comes from Fulton with their industrial model that also has a pull-down feature. With a simplistic design, the tap has a ten-degree angle spout to control the water flow towards the middle of the sink. It has an anti-rocking constructed spout to more smoothly swivel, and a single lever handle in the middle to control water flow. This placement of the lever makes it all that much easier to reach and use.
The sprayer spout is extendable and can reach 18 inches from the spout to help in direct water where it’s needed. Once taken out the stream of the water automatically changes to a spray and on letting go the counterbalance weight will let it smoothly return without snapping. This faucet is made from ethically sourced solid brass and has reinforced braided hoses. The price tag on it is one that truly deems it a luxury item, one that provides an elegant well made kitchen faucet.
Delta Contemporary Kitchen Faucet
A faucet with a smart design that saves up on space. With a dual swivel function that can bend all the way to the wall, this model of faucet is a great choice for an elegant simplistic design. It can prove a great option for a kitchen with a wider sink or even a double sink, which would benefit from this extending faucet.
Made from a brass material in chrome, matte black, champagne bronze, black stainless, arctic stainless, and brilliance stainless color. A whole spectrum of color choices to fit preexisting color palettes. This model is also ADA compliant, which means it can be quite helpful for people with disabilities, especially if the sink and stove are close and it only takes a swivel to quickly fill a pot with water. Practicality as a bonus the faucet also looks quite stunning.
Kingston Brass Magellan Kitchen Faucet
Searching for a more traditional design, this model brings in a beautiful design that looks plucked out of a vintage cottage. Made from brass with an oil-rubbed bronze finish, the dark color truly looks antique and elegant, but it also offers a wide range of colors such as chrome and gold. This model combined with an equally antique-looking sink will complement and provide a great assemble of elegant kitchen fixtures.
Conclusion – Care and Maintenance
Having one elegant water faucet can indeed be a way in which to further improve a kitchen aesthetic. With some more expensive models, there may also be a need to care for and maintain them so they will last for longer.
Making use of some kind of limescale removing device can do just that and water softeners usually are some of the best. It’s important to bear in mind when trying to find out what water softeners remove lead, which may come with a bump in the road as these devices are not capable of removing lead. Other various means of caring for new outfitted fixtures like faucets will most likely look like simple cleaning and drying.