A great faucet can make or break one of the most important room in your home - the kitchen! When it comes to shopping around, finding a model that’s both functional and pleasing to the eye is key (and not always easy). There are a wide range of types and finishes to choose from, from more basic chrome models to more advanced, ‘high tech’ options. Read on for Yabsta’s round up of the best 5 kitchen faucets available today.
Abode Linear Nero Tap
Matt black and chrome, the Anode Linear Nero Tap is a great investment. Made of metal, it comes with a five year guarantee and is stylish in design. One of the best parts about this faucet is that it offers stunning control via single flow and quarter turn twin lever handles. It’s the perfect complement to a wide range of kitchen decor.
Mayfair Melo Glo LED Stainless Steel Kitchen Sink Mixer Tap
£99.00 - £200.00
The Mayfair Melo faucet features a smart temperature sensing light that is powered by the water flow. The colour (red, blue and green) adjusts to the temperature, alerting the user to changes in hot and cold - a useful safety feature for adults and children alike. The LED light is eco-friendly and this single-lever tap is made of brass with a swivel spout. It comes complete with a ten year manufacturer's guarantee.
Wickes Curve Mono Mixer Kitchen Sink Tap
The chrome Wickes Curve Mono Mixer boasts a swiveling spout for fantastic water control. Reasonably priced, it features a lever-style handle, ceramic disc cartridge and is guaranteed for ten years. Best used on high pressure systems, this uniquely shaped faucet is guaranteed to give any kitchen an original look. It is also suitable for use with one-tap hole sinks.
Brita Kelda Water Filter Tap
The Brita Kelda Water Filter Tap is a monobloc kitchen faucet with 3 separate levers for hot, cold and filtered water. Guaranteed for five years, it suits high and low pressure systems, adding both style and flair with its chrome finish and white accents. The Kelda’s water filter makes everything from everyday drinking to cooking and baking easier, reducing both limescale and chlorine for a clean taste every time. It comes with a 500 litre cartridge that fits underneath the sink and must be replaced every three months.
Slanto Dual-Handle Tap
Functionally simple yet striking in appearance, the Slanto Dual-Handle Tap is a dual lever tap constructed from brass. Sold with a chrome finish, it has a single-lever ceramic cartridge valve and an aerator spout. Guaranteed for five years, it’s an economical option that’s both sleek and easy to use.
Are you in the market for a new faucet, or have you tested any of these models? We’d love to hear in the comments!