Brushed Nickel Kitchen Faucets
Brushed nickel finish can sometimes be called satin nickel finish. It’s appearance is duller than other finishes. It does not reflect light as well. Many new home builders have started choosing brushed nickel for their finish because it goes well with many different styles: contemporary, traditional, and modern. The style look similar to brushed steel.
Brushed nickel kitchen faucets have some benefits over stainless steel and chrome. They shine less and their color tone has less blue in it. This helps so that fingerprints, smudges, and stains do not appear on the faucets as easily. You don’t have to constantly clean them and their appearance stays the same.
Many manufactures have different styles to choose from. Make sure that you find one in your price range that goes well to match your kitchen theme and design. The style works well with many themes so don’t settle for just the new modern style if you like more traditional styles.
You can choose faucets with single or double lever handles.
The double lever handles allow you to adjust the temperature to your liking easier since there are separate controls for hot and cold water. The single lever is a multi-tasker’s handle of choice. Since you only need one free hand to adjust water temperature while the other can be doing other things. Also, you can choose between soap dispensers and water sprayers.
Price ranges vary but if you shop around you can find one to fit your budget. Brushed nickel kitchen faucets can be very easy to clean since they have been electroplated to brass.
There are all different types of brands for brushed nickel faucets to make sure you find one in your price range that has a proven record of durability.