"A superb all-round kitchen faucet, designed to fit into just about any kitchen."
The Moen 5923SRS is Moen’s latest pull-out domestic kitchen faucet. The 5923SRS costs between $400 and $450 but it has a range of impressive features which make it well worth the cost as well as being one of the best kitchen faucets on the market. This faucet has a striking, contemporary look, Moen have also used their own PowerClean technology to put the 5923SRS ahead of the game. Moen have also included a 68-inch extended hose and full safety certification so despite a couple of shortcomings, the 5923SRS a very obvious choice for your next high-quality kitchen faucet.
The Moen 5923SRS kitchen faucet has a very contemporary, modern design. It may not suit every style of the domestic kitchen because of this, however it is very aesthetically pleasing and will fit into most modern-day kitchens really well. The 5923SRS comes in a range of finishes, for example chrome, matte black and brushed steel. Moen have of course used their famous SpotResist technology to make this kitchen faucet splash, dirt and fingerprint resistant. This will make your life a lot easier as you won’t need to maintain the faucet. The Moen 5923SRS has a 21.9-inch spout which is also arched to give really good clearance over the sink. This helps to make sure the water stream is as far-reaching as possible. The 5923SRS also has a single handle to control water flow and water temperature, making it simple and easy to use.
Perhaps the most impressive feature of the Moen 5923SRS is its spray hose. The hose itself measures in at a generous 68 inches long which is an impressive four times the residential average. This is just one way in which the 5923SRS shows that it is hard to beat in the race to become the best kitchen faucet. The end of the sprayer flares out in order to create a stream which will cover a larger surface area, again helping you to make an easy job of your dishes. There is a holding device for the sprayer which not every pull-out kitchen faucet can claim. This not only helps to keep the hose out of the way when you’re using the sink but also makes sure it is not permanently left hanging. This helps the hose of this Moen 5923SRS to maintain its shape and quality over time.
The water flow of the Moen 5923SRS is a respectable 1.5 gallons a minute which is certainly enough to do some powerful cleaning. The 5923SRS also has two stream options, which is always a good feature to look for in a kitchen faucet review. Your options are either a gentle aerated stream or a more powerful rinse for tougher dishes. Moen have again used their own innovative technology to put this kitchen faucet ahead of the rest, by creating a spray with 50% more spray power than not only other Moen pull out kitchen faucets, but also most of its domestic competitors. Unfortunately, there are no extra special features or digital displays on the Moen 5923SRS to allow you further control of the water flow, however this can also mean that there are fewer things to go wrong!
The Moen 5923SRS has not fallen behind in its installation quality either. Moen has used its trademark Duralock quick connection system in this kitchen faucet which makes it very easy to install. The 5923SRS faucet has a 3.8-inch connection size and is compatible with 1 or 3 hole configurations which makes it suitable for almost any kitchen. If you needed a 3-hole configuration however, you would need to purchase a separate deck plate at an additional cost in order to make the faucet look nice whilst connected to a kitchen countertop. Lastly and most importantly, the Moen 5923SRS kitchen faucet meets all the necessary safety standards. It is AB1953 and S152 certified which means it has less than 0.25% lead in its components and therefore does not give you access to any harmful contaminants. What more could you want from a stylish kitchen faucet?
If you’re reading through best kitchen faucet reviews wondering which one to choose to replace your current behind-the-times model, the Moen 5923SRS would be the best kitchen faucet to really take you into the next century. Moen have not only covered all the basics you could need from a faucet, they have also included a number of their own innovative technologies such as SpotResist to make sure this 5923SRS is really easy to maintain. Moen have created an arced 21.9-inch spout height to give effective clearance over your sink, and two stream options to choose from to provide you with the best possible cleaning experience. Team this with their Duralock quick connection system, and you have a really impressive kitchen faucet.