Wall Mount Kitchen Faucets

Many homeowners choose wall mount kitchen faucets because of their space saving qualities and the versatility involved. Kitchen faucets may be paddle type, which are easily gripped when your hands are wet or sticky, or they may be the vintage cross type which are still popular today. Gooseneck wall mount faucets direct the water flow downward and are a very helpful item. These faucets are very popular because they will accept very large vessels to fill with water which is a great advantage. Professional chefs in restaurants and kitchens all over the world love the wall mount feature.

Many homeowners, due to versatility and high quality of workmanship, choose this type also, especially if they have a large family. Older houses were always built with the water supply in the wall which accepted wall mount kitchen faucets instead of the water supply entering under the sink for sink mounted faucets. Replacement of this type is very simple when you choose the same type and size. All water supplies in the wall are not spaced the same. To ensure that you purchase the correct replacement wall mount kitchen faucet you will need to measure from the center of the hot water side hole to the center of the cold water side hole. This is known as the faucet spread. The height and length of the spout is variable and can be chosen by your preference.

Heritage is a leading manufacturer of wall mount kitchen faucets. They make a large line of the standard sized faucets with a 8 inch spread and a 12 inch spout reach from the wall. These are available in many finishes such as polished brass, rubbed bronze, chrome finish and brushed nickel kitchen faucets in order to coordinate with all of your kitchen hardware and appliances.

Another leading manufacturing company of this type of kitchen faucet is Elements of Design. They include a full line which has an large adjustable spread available in 4 inches to 9 inches. These are also available in a variety of finishes as chrome finish, satin nickel, rubbed bronze kitchen faucets and polished brass. These are an extremely versatile design so that it can be adjusted to your already existing water supply, or to the size spread that you prefer on a newly constructed kitchen or remodel job.

Delta kitchen faucets have been admired for years for their quality in workmanship and their unique design which is marketed as dripless. Wall mount kitchen faucets can be purchased with an odd numbered spread as small as 3 1/2 inches to 8 1/2 inches. Delta found a need by homeowners for this different sized spacing in many homes that other adjustable faucets would not fit and developed this line in order to make an easy replacement. Some homeowners prefer the very small spread of 3 1/2 inches for a space saving idea and will design their new home around this size.

You can purchase wall mount kitchen faucets in so many designs and finishes that it is easy to find the type you desire. The wide variety and the sturdy workmanship will ensure that you will have a kitchen faucet that will last for years to come.