Hahn Faucets Review & Rating Updated: 12/05/18

Imported
China Flag
China
Sink Warehouse, L.P.
trading as
Hahn Fixture Co.
4601 Spicewood Springs Rd.
Building 1, Suite 100
Austin, TX 78759
(855) 411-4246
Business Type
Product Range
Kitchen, Prep & Bar Faucets
Certifications
Brands
Hahn
Street Price
$190 - $670
Warranty Score
Cartridge
lifetime1
Finishes
Lifetime
Mechanical Parts
Lifetime
Proof of Purchase
Required
Transferable
No
Warranty Footnotes:
1. Hahn calls it warranty the "surprise-free" warranty. We were surprised, however, by the fact that it is not published on line, and there were no warranty documents in the faucets we acquired for examination.

This Company In Brief

Sink Warehouse, L.P. is a limited partnership, one of several business entities owned, controlled or managed by Robert Butts and Lee P. Wood operating out of the same warehouse in Austin, Texas. The company's principal product is kitchen sinks, of which it sells a great variety including copper, stainless and ceramic, mostly imported from Asia but a few are from Europe. Faucets are more or less a sideline to its sink business.

Sink Warehouse, L.P. is a limited partnership, one of several business entities owned, controlled or managed by Robert Butts and Lee P. Wood operating out of the same warehouse in Austin, Texas.

The pair have a set organizational modus operandi. They form a limited partnership to actually run a business, then operate the business under a trade name. Sink Warehouse, L.P., for example, does its business as Hahn Fixture Co. The general partner of the limited partnership is always a corporation they own and control. In the case of Sink Warehouse, L.P., the general partner is Wb Sink Jv., LLC, a Texas limited liability company of which Butts and Wood are the sole shareholders.

The two also control U.S. Surface Warehouse, L.P., another limited partnership, through its general partner, Surface Enterprises, LLC. This partnership trades as Living Stone and sells imported solid surface materials for countertops.

Sink Warehouse also trades as Hahn Filtration, under which name it sells water filtering systems. The Better Business Bureau an additional name under which the Sink Warehouse, L.P. is reported to conduct business: Your Sink Warehouse.

All the businesses seem to be interconnected. The principal address for all of these entities is in a small office complex in Austin, TX. All use the same customer service. The website for Hahn Fixture Co., is, according to GoDaddy.com, Inc., actually operated by U.S. Surface Warehouse, L.P. The e-mail address used by all of these entities appears to be info@hahnsinks.com.

Mr. Wood is a lawyer and a licensed real estate broker. He was formerly associated with Lee Wood Custom Homes, LLC, now defunct.

Hahn Fixture's principal product is kitchen sinks, of which it sells a great variety including copper, stainless and ceramic, mostly imported from Asia but a few from Europe. It imports ten times as many sinks as it does faucets, which are more or less a sideline to its sink business.

Hamat Sanitary Fittings and Castings, an sanitary wares manufacturer in Israel manufactures many of Hahn's faucets. At one time Hamat sold its own faucets in the U.S. and Canada under the brand but abruptly withdrew from the North American market in 2012.

Hamat makes faucets for a number of companies that sell in the U.S. and Canada including

Guangdong Yingao Kitchen Utensils Co., Ltd., an manufacturer in China, also makes faucets for Hahn. Yingao's principal business is the manufacture of stainless sinks in its four factories — it is a supplier of stainless sinks to Hahn. It also makes a range of stainless faucets and appears to be the source of Hahn's spring-style pre-rinse semi-commercial kitchen faucets. Yingao faucets fill a gap in the Hamat faucet lineup. Hamat does not make pre-rinse faucets, which have become popular in North America but not so much in the rest of the world.

Yingao also supplies faucets to Aok Group Inc.

Hahn's imported faucets are neither designed nor produced exclusively for Hahn. All are straight out of the of the manufacturers that make them. For example: