There a literally hundreds of choices when it comes to kitchen and bathroom faucets. You can buy very cheap faucets for under $100 or pay as much as $1,000. The good news is that all, except the cheapest faucets, can last a lifetime and rarely leak. Take a little time and find a faucet that you like since it's going to be with you for a long time. Anatomy of a Faucet A faucet consists of three parts:
- a valve that controls and directs the flow of water,
- a handle, and
- a spout that comes in various shapes
- Ball, and
- Ceramic disc.