Today's faucets are commonly made from brass with various finishing such as gold plating and powder-coated enamel. However, brass contains lead which can cause lead poisoning that will eventually lead to many serious health problems. Due to this, all faucet manufacturers in the U.S. are not allowed to include more than 8 percent of this substance in their brass faucets, according to the Safe Drinking Water Act. If you are concerned about your health, you might want to look into other alternative such as ceramic faucets since ceramic does not contain dangerous chemicals that might harm our body.
When it comes to price, the range of it can be very wide. There are those which are consider high end products with unique designs and valuable finishes like gold so they can go as high as $2,000. However, if you were to search through the internet or visit any of your local hardware stores, you may see that the price can range from about $50 to $600. However, unlike other products like electrical appliances, you cannot simply use the price tags to gauge the quality and performance of the faucets. Apart from your own budget, you should also consider the following factors very carefully.
The single handle kitchen faucet with pull out or pull down spray are really handy and fastly becoming the most popular style. Manufactures have put a lot of stock into these faucets in the recent years, and the wide assortment of styles and finishes show for it. The style that seems to catch every one's eye and pocketbook lately is the high goose neck. This style has a very high clearance for larger items, some of them can rotate 180 degrees or more and usually come with 32" of hose so you can water your lawn when you get done with the dishes! They are a bit more expensive like the Delta Pilar Pull-Down Faucet but if you're looking for a sweet looking multi-function faucet with the pro's stated above then look no further.
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