Although traditional double-handle taps which has hot water and cold water separated are still play a dominant role in public washrooms and even in newer houses, but mixer taps have been increasing in popularity throughout the UK over the last decade. Since the mixer taps is convenience and easy to use. Also the 3-way kitchen taps combine the elegance and ease use of mixer taps, and come with the added benefit of dispensing filtered water as well.
Which are the most apparent advantages of 3-way kitchen mixer taps compared to classic double-handle taps?
1.Control water temperature
These taps literally are 3 way taps which can dispense hot, cold, and filtered water all from one tap. Except the filter, the separate hot and cold water lever allow you to mix the perfect temperature by operating a single tap. Saving your time.
2.Filtered water on demand
3-way kitchen taps allow you to draw filtered water from the same tap that dispenses hot, cold and mixed water. With a 3-way tap, you won’t need to install another tap for filtered water dispensing. Filtered water is usually delivered through a separate internal line to avoid any mixing with unfiltered water and eliminate the risk of recontamination. 3-way taps also have a separate handle for filtered water only which is easy to identify (e.g. it’s smaller than the mixer handle or have a mark ).
3.Excellent user experience
3-way mixer taps come in a variety of designs, finish and colours and bring a contemporary look to your kitchen. Even if you prefer more traditional looking taps, there are mixer taps with a more vintage or classical design to match your kitchen’s atmosphere and style.
Overall, they are easier to operate and provide a better user experience than double-handle taps, which would also require you to install a separate filtered water tap.
4.Save your money
Because setting the right temperature is much easier and faster than traditional 2 handles tap, you won’t waste water, which will help you save on water bills. Reducing water waste is also better for the environment. Also you don’t need to install a separate filtered water tap, product fee and install cost are all saved.
At the end of the day, kitchen taps are a matter of personal taste and preference, however, 3-way taps re the ultimate way to have it all in a single tap – hot, cold, and filtered water. Maybe you can try a Hapilife®3 Way Kitchen Filter Tap !