An international hotel should be a luxuries one from the kitchen décor with faucets to the bathroom shower heads and bath tubs. Kuching hotels are very popular in Malaysia as they are a tourist destination for many, business travelers, family, business conferences and guest housing. A kitchen, especially for a luxurious hotel, should be fitted with these kinds of kitchen faucets; hands-free faucet, wall mounted faucet, double-handled faucet, single handled faucet and deck mounted faucet. These faucets offer the feeling of laxity for chefs. These taps dispense hot and cold water for washing dishes, food and hands.
Types of Kitchen Faucets
Sink mounted faucets- There are many different types of kitchen faucets and sinks design which aren’t always compatible. If working with an existing sink check how many mounted holes it has. This type is the ideal option for a quick update of your kitchen if you want to reuse the sink. However, the sink will limit your faucet style option.
Deck-mounted faucets- this type of faucets mount directly at the top of the countertop. Deck-mounted faucets come in all styles and well suited for contemporary kitchens. When installing this type you should make sure that you allow a finger width for easier cleaning. These faucets occupy space on the countertop and may accumulate dirt and grime between the faucet and the wall.
Wall mounted faucet- You should put into consideration whether the faucet will be compatible with your sink a simple test is to know the distance the water spouts projects. Cleaning the counter top is a child play; however you need to take care the faucet in cold weather to insulate against freezing.
Single handled faucets- This type of faucet rotates directionally providing the ability to regulate the flow of water up and down motion and temperature side by side motion. They offer a design that accommodates large vessels in the sink, they require only one hole on the countertop and convenient when using one hand. Temperature adjustment is less precise than the double handled faucet.
Double handled faucet- For an installation these faucets require a minimum of three holes, from the variety in the market this kitchen faucet design offers more customizable options. Double handled faucet allows dedicated flow of hot and cold water allowing adjustments of water temperatures as well the flow of water. This faucets are often considered as tradition and may limit you style wise.
Hands-free faucet- This type is activated by a sensor and the handle at the side allows you to adjust temperature and flow of the water. They have the option of shutting off the water automatically this reduces the water bill. However this tap has a disadvantage, there is no way to adjust the temperature and water flow with just a touch mode, this is done manually and this may be annoying.
NOTE: The types of faucets listed above are the variety you will find in Kuching hotels