A common gripe I hear about handshowers is hardware related: there's too many pieces in the typical system, resulting in a shower enclosure that's cluttered with plumbing components. The Hydrati neatens things up with a wand that slides into the showerhead, instead of docking separately on the wall. brizo.com
Leslie Clagett is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen
and bath industries, and the founder of KBCULTURE.com. An editor at publications ranging from Arts +
Architecture to Kitchens & Baths, she is also the author of The New
City Home [The Taunton Press], among other books. Leslie has a
tremendous respect for quality design and the people who labor in its
pursuit; her discerning eye has been known to get a little misty in the
presence of true beauty.