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How to choose a faucet spout

How to choose a faucet spout

The spout is the part of the faucet that most people notice first; it's the part that delivers water from the body to the sink and it can be distinctive in its design. 

How to choose a faucet spout

Faucets with a high spout are installed in deep sinks, it is convenient to wash tall dishes and fill containers with water. A high spout can be C-, R-, L-, U-shaped, etc., when choosing a spout shape, consider working points: the water jet should hit exactly in the middle of the sink, otherwise there is a chance of water splashing on the surface of the countertop. If you have a sink with 1 bowl, you can buy a mixer that rotates 120-140 degrees. If you have a sink with 1.5-2 bowls, a faucet with a 180-degree turning radius will be more convenient. If you have a sink installed on a kitchen island, a faucet with a 360-degree swivel radius will do.

How to choose a faucet spout

Pull-out faucet spouts are suitable for any size sink. The retractable part in the form of a hose is located on the body and extends to the required distance, as a rule, it is up to 120 cm. Models look compact and organic, some mixers have several modes: shower and jet (for example, the delicate shower mode will not spoil the berries when rinsing) . The retractable hose makes it easy to fill bottles, tall vases, large pots without lifting them into the sink.

How to choose a faucet spout

The faucet with folding spout is suitable for sinks installed by the window. So that the device does not interfere with the opening / closing of the window, at the right time it is brought to a horizontal position.

How to choose a faucet spout

 

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