Here are taps of the future. They all, are futurist looking and have a practical purpose. I am not sure if I would have them if I was building a new house I think some of them would be worth looking at.
The “Flow” by Nadeem Haidary is a faucet concept that encourages an exceptional interaction on part of the user. Developed for an Asian restaurant, the new faucet drawing inspiration from the control of energy in Zen gardens places a stone on a section of fabric that triggers a switch to activate the flow of water like a natural spring.
Hailed as “+Shifter,” the new faucet by designer Shen Di is an innovative bathroom accessory that allows the users to control the flow of water by shifting the lever of its gearbox design. The distinctive faucet is not just glossy and minimal in design but it also helps in conserving energy.
Inspired by the beauty of ripples created in still waters, the Ripple Faucet created by Smith Newnam and Touch 360 Studio makes your daily interaction with water fun by establishing a visual relationship between the two.
Get the glamor to your kitchen with this Kohler Karbon Articulating Kitchen Faucet. Swap your lacklustered and outdated faucet with this artistic one and swing back to work in style. Giving you ultimate power to direct it wherever you want literally, the faucet is designed to hold any pose for you.
Combining sophisticated design with high-end technology, the SmartFaucet by iHouse brings the utmost convenience. Using a facial screening application, the iHouse Smart Faucet recognizes the user and automatically turns on the water to the preferred temperature and flow. The touchscreen on the top of the faucet can be used to access email, check your calendar, check the outside temperature, among other things.
Coming from the house of Köhler Design (a German group of designers), Fluid is a flexible faucet that doubles as a drinking fountain and lets you drink water without the need of wetting your hands with a simple flip. The Fluid not just boasts a sleek design, but the faucet brags highly functional usage as well
The Twist Faucet makes you work for your water by cranking the knob in and out; reminding you that water is a precious resource. It also has a digital readout that shows your consumption, along with the water temperature.