Hansgrohe Talis S² Easy Install Tall Stainless Steel Kitchen Faucet Review

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by Lisa Ward

Updated on: 12/26/2020

Product Overview

The Hansgrohe Talis S² Easy Install 1-Handle 16-inch Tall Stainless Steel Kitchen Faucet is a modern and innovative kitchen faucet from the engineers at German kitchen appliance company Hansgrohe. There are a variety of faucets in different shapes, sizes, and finishes from the popular faucet brand Hansgrohe, which each unique benefits of their own. This particular faucet has a minimalist design, with a single handle to control both temperature and flow, and a modern stainless steel finish for a long-lasting shine.

The Talis S² has a high-arc which gives ample room for cleaning large pots and pans. The spray wand is docked to the faucet spout with a powerful magnet, and extends via a strong and flexible metal hose to reach hard to clean spots. It has multiple settings which you can easily toggle between with the touch of a finger. It has two different spray modes.

One of the best things about this product is how easy it is to install. Some sinks require messy remodeling and the help of a plumber, but not this faucet. It is so easy to install that a single person should be able to do it themselves in less than an hour. Even the most inexperienced DIY home improvers can handle installation without the help of a professional, as it comes with all the necessary plumbing connections as well as an easy to follow the instruction guide.

hansgrohe Talis S² Easy Install 1-Handle 16-inch Tall Stainless Steel Kitchen Faucet

hansgrohe Talis S²

  • 2 Spray Modes: Full and Needle
  • 150-Degree Swivel Range
  • Pull-out Sprayhead
  • 1.75 GPM Flow Rate


  • Easy to Install

The necessary plumbing connections are included in the box, and it takes only moments to integrate the faucet with the existing plumbing. It is best suited for a single-hole sink, as it as a minimalist design. The installation process is extremely simple, and can be completed by one person even if they have limited or no experience with home improvement projects.

For multi-hole sinks, you can still use this faucet, but only with the additional purchase of a decking plate from the same company. In addition to the matching baseplate, there is also a matching soap dispenser available from the same trusted manufacturer. Using the same finish for all your kitchen appliances and accessories will create a sense of unity in the space.

  • Complies with the standards set by the Americans with Disabilities Act for faucets.
  • Long-lasting ⅜” connection hoses are included for easy installation.
  • Made for single-hole sinks, or can be adapted for multi-hole sinks using an optional matching baseplate (sold seperately).
  • Stainless Steel Finish

Stainless steel is a top choice for modern home appliances, restaurant kitchens, and healthcare environments, due to its beautiful shine, durable surface, and hygienic cleanliness. Germs, mildew, and buildup do not stick to stainless steel and can be easily wiped away with a clean cloth. It isn’t hard to maintain a beautiful sink with a stainless steel finish, as it is highly resistant to most kinds of surface blemishes such as fingerprints, spots, rust, and scratches.

The stainless steel finish is electroplated over a sturdy brass construction for a sink faucet that is made to last in both performance and beauty. It has a high-shine surface that is very reflective, brightening up the space and giving traditional homes a modern flair. In a modern, minimalist home this elegant faucet will not distract from your interior design, but accentuate it.

  • Stainless steel it the most hygienic choice for a sink faucet finish.
  • It is highly resistant to all kinds of surface damage including spots, scratches, and rust.
  • Stainless steel will not flake, corrode, or show signs of aging.
  • Made by a Trusted Manufacturer

When purchasing a faucet from the popular faucet brand Hansgrohe, a trusted German manufacturer of kitchen appliances and accessories, you can rest-assured that this is a high-quality product from a company that cares. Each kitchen faucet is certified frustration-free, ADA compliant, and made with both beauty and performance in mind. Each of the parts are made with high-quality materials and is certified safe and long-lasting.

  • Comes with a limited warranty from the manufacturer.
  • Their helpful customer service team is here to help with all your questions.
  • Certified frustration free and compliant with the specifications set by the ADA.


  • Three Hole Installation Requires Addition Purchases

This faucet has a minimalist design, with a single spout and handle that controls all the functions. As such, it only requires a one-hole sink. For a multi-hole sink, you can still use this kitchen faucet, but only with the additional purchase of a matching deck plate from the same company.


The Hansgrohe Talis S² Easy Install 1-Handle 16-inch Tall Stainless Steel Kitchen Faucet has a pulldown spray nozzle with multiple settings that reaches around on a pivot of 150 degrees to easily reach of all of your kitchen projects. Everyone can probably agree that doing the dishes is a task they would rather do without, but with the multiple spray settings on the pulldown nozzle this chore has never been easier.

The sink faucet is made out of a high-quality brass with a stainless steel finish that is both beautiful and long-lasting. This product was made with both aesthetics and performance in mind. It is also super easy to install and comes with all the necessary plumbing connections. This German company is one of the best manufacturers of kitchen faucets and accessories. The purchase of this super-modern, beautiful kitchen faucet is backed by a limited warranty from the manufacturer (contact customer services for more information).

About the author

Lisa Ward is the owner and main author of Sink and Faucet. She has a degree in marketing and a passion for home design and architecture. When she is not working, you might find her doing home improvements at her own house, reading, or flipping through home design magazines at her favorite coffee house.