The faucet is easy to install, and with a drip-free ceramic cartridge, it will work perfectly for your bathroom needs. Another option that you could go for is the Bronze 8 inch Widespread Faucet, which features ceramic disc valves and includes a drain that is easy to install. Bathroom faucets and fixtures with unmatched design and quality for over 140 years. American Standard is here to help complete your next bathroom remodeling project with our high-quality toilets, bathroom faucets, bathtubs, bidets, bidet toilet seats, self-cleaning toilets, bathroom furniture, enclosed shower doors, showerheads, and much much more! Plumbing originated during ancient civilizations, as they developed public baths and needed to provide potable water and wastewater removal for larger numbers of people.. The Mesopotamians introduced the world to clay sewer pipes around 4000 BCE, with the earliest examples found in the Temple of Bel at Nippur and at Eshnunna, used to remove wastewater from sites, and capture rainwater, in wells.