Faucet Types


Nearly all faucets have one of four types of water-flow control mechanisms, referred to as cartridge, compression, ball, or disc. Single-handle faucets have either a cartridge, ball, or disc mechanism.

Dual-handled faucets either are cartridge, disc, or compression faucets.



How To Install A Bathroom Faucet

Replacing a bathroom faucet can be simple when you have the know-how. Watch the video below.


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Kitchen Pull-Out Faucet

Curious about a pull-out faucet? See image below.

Features of a Faucet

What are the features of a faucet? Learn more below.