California Faucets of Huntington Beach, Calif., says its Shower Column evokes the “exposed” thermostatic showers found in European luxury hotels—at a fraction of the cost. Compatible with all 12 of the company's showerheads and its full line of handles, the fixture works with both in-wall and concealed valves. It can be speced in more than 30 finishes. California Faucets, 800.822.8855;