OLD POST-redone as 10 EP Traditional Deck mounted faucets 6/30/10
Here's to tradition. These double-handled faucets are the logical accompaniment to the classic pedestal sink we feature in 10 Easy Pieces: Pedestal Sinks.
Below: Dornbracht Madison widespread three-hole mixer; $794.25 for polished chrome at Simon's Hardware & Bath.
Below: Rohl U3708 14.5-inch High Deck-Mounted Bridge Mixer; available in chrome, nickel, brass, or bronze; $933 at Quality Bath.
Below: Grohe Somerset Faucet ($240) and handles ($87) in chrome (also available in nickel and oiled bronze) at Ira Wood.
Below: Samuel Heath V214 Low Basin Filler in chrome (also available in nickel); $835 at Home Decor Hardware.
Below: Waterworks Amelie Lavatory Faucet with metal lever; $1,557 in chrome (also available in nickel) at Waterworks.
Below: Kohler Pinstripe 8-inch Widespread Chrome (other finishes available) faucet; $424 at Faucet.com.
Below: R - Steamvalve Original 4.5-inch Spout Wideset Lavatory Faucet with Cross Handles (#2132) or L - Lever Handles (#2133); available in chrome (retail $670) or polished nickel; at Hornbeam Ivy.
Below: Rohl Perrin & Rowe Collection 8-inch Low Level Classic Spout Widespread Faucet in chrome (other options include bronze and nickel); $596.25 at eFaucets.
Below: For the purist, the Kohler Antique Pillar Tap K-153-3, 8-inch spread, polished chrome, 3.5-inch spouts; $497.45 at eFaucets.
Below: Lefroy Brooks Mackintosh ML1228 Mixer in polished chrome or nickel finish; $810 at Quality Bath.
The Value Choice
Below: Simple and hard working, the Chicago Widespread Lavatory Faucet; $175 (also available with lever faucets); Chicago Faucet Shoppe.