Focus on weighty brass castings, a durable finish, and high-performance valves for the best overall investment. Of course, you gotta love the way it looks, too.
Precious metal and compression valves.
More than half the cost of Dornbracht's sophisticated, cross-handled faucet comes from its exotic custom coating of real platinum alloy. The three-layered, electroplated finish is guaranteed for life; the valves' top-of-the-line, traditional compression cartridges, for up to five years. About $2,568 (hand spray included); Dornbracht