Our kitchen needs repair, general repair due to there are damages. We cannot say that it will not fade its color and preserve the originality for we are using it daily. For now we need Grohe faucets to replace the current one because it has leak. Tiring to place a pale so that the water will not scattered at the bottom of the washing area. Gosh! I hate it. Hubby volunteered to look for it to replace the old one. Hardware stores have huge selections of faucet in different brands. For sure he can find one tomorrow.