How far should the lavatory faucet reach on a 19" x 15" lavatory sink?
cdainis
October 9, 2013 in Design Dilemma
Hi! I'm trying to find the right sized spout for my new Kohler Caxton undermount sink. The bowl is 19 " x 15". I like the higher gooseneck spouts but am concerned with splashing if the spout is too high above the bottom of the bowl, and perhaps banging my forehead on it when I'm bending over the sink. The bowl will be 5 1/2 " deep from the countertop to the drain. Also, how far should the spout reach into the bowl for a lavatory sink? I am considering a faucet that is 4" high and reaches 5 1/4 " into the bowl. and one that is 6" high and reaches 5 1/4 into the bowl, so either faucet will only extend about 4" into the sink Which would work best, or should I look for one that reaches farther towards the center of the bowl?
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Bill Fry Construction - Wm. H. Fry Const. Co.
I suggest that you get advice from your local Kohler retailer.
Here's the where to buy link: http://www.us.kohler.com/us/storelocator/whereToBuy.jsp
:) Rhoda
October 10, 2013 at 7:51pm      Thanked by cdainis
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Lathrem Homebuilders, LLC
I my opinion the first spout is to low. I think you would be fine with the second one.
October 10, 2013 at 7:58pm      Thanked by cdainis
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LM Designers
I like the higher faucet. It is easier to wash your hands, face and brush your teeth without trying to get under the lower spout. All of mine are as high as I can find now.
October 10, 2013 at 8:05pm      Thanked by cdainis
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cdainis
Thanks to you all - great advice all around. I went with the higher one : )
October 11, 2013 at 3:14am   
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