Home & Garden June 2, 2017 Share 0 Tweet Pin 0 When it comes to showering, the only thing that matter is good water pressure. You can be in the most elegant of bathrooms but your experience can be ruined with a mediocre shower head that doesn’t provide enough pressure. In this article, we are going to go through some of the best high pressure shower heads and break down what makes them good and what doesn't.Besides, low water pressure from your supplier, the type of shower head you have determines the pressure of water. The equipment is suppose to deliver water at a consistent flow. Most have various spray settings which are adjustable to your want. Shower heads have a pressure chamber which adds pressure and air to the water, combining all three to force water out at high pressure.Why are high pressure showers better?Well, this is subjective and varies from person to person. Some people like high pressure shower while others may not. However, there are some advantages to high pressure shower and they are: Cleans the body faster - the high pressure allows you to clean up quicker Massage the body - it applies pressure to your body, can be a great feelingLess water is used - since air and pressure is also added When searching for a shower head for yourself here are a few things you should consider: Pressure design QualityNarrow or wide styleThe rate at which the water flows To ease your shower head hunt, we have tested and hand-picked the 10 best high pressure shower heads.NameOur RatingCost1Speakman S-2252 Signature Icon Anystream High Pressure Adjustable 2.5 GPM Solid Brass Shower Head4.7 out of 5$$$2High Sierra 1.5 GPM High Efficiency Low Flow Shower Head4.6 out of 5$$3Delta 75152 3-7/8" Single-Function Shower Head with H2Okinetic Technology4.55 out of 5$4Speakman S-22514.55 out of 5$$$$5Wantba Rainfall High Pressure Hotel Spa Shower Head4.52 out of 5$6Wet Brush AirJet Shower head4.5 out of 5$7Waterpik Elements 5 Mode Showerhead4.44 out of 5$8Whedon USP19C Ultra Saver Strong Force Showerhead 1.9 GPM4.4 out of 5$9Waterpik Original 4 Mode Massage Showerhead4.3 out of 5$10Take A Shower Fire Hydrant4.2 out of 5$$Speakman S-2252 Signature Icon Anystream High Pressure Adjustable 2.5 GPM Solid Brass Shower HeadPros High-pressure Classy design Cons The rain setting wasn’t to our liking, the drops felt a little too big If you are looking for a shower head that is durable combined with leaving you with the best shower feeling, the Speakman S-2252 is for you. Made out of solid brass, the shower head is made of quality and longevity. That is why many hotels tend to install them in their showers from Marriott to Hiltons.The shower head comes with Speakman’s Anystream Technology that makes switching from one setting to the other a smooth process. We really liked the intense and flood setting which provided a lot of pressure and really enhanced the showering experience. The S-2252 is elegant with a polished chrome finish and provides you with an experience you will not easily forget.SEE ON AMAZON High Sierra 1.5 GPM High Efficiency Low Flow Shower HeadPros Elegant design Exceptional pressure Cons Loud The High Sierra 1.5 gpm is an elegant yet simple shower head that is made with conservation in mind. It is constructed with solid metal and has a sleek, slender design. It comes in four different colors and we couldn’t get enough of the oil-rubbed bronzed which would make any shower look elegant.The High Sierra 1.5 gpm is WaterSense certified and claims to save up to 40% in water and energy. We found this to be a surprise as you probably couldn’t tell a difference due to the exceptional water pressure the shower head provides. There was one drawback though, we felt that the High Sierra 1.5 gpm produced a lot of noise, more than any other shower head we tested. But that didn’t take away much from the wonderful experience. We recommend you set an alarm for yourself when you decide to take a shower with the 1.5 GPM. You will surely get lost in the experience and a normal 10 minute shower can go on for hours.SEE ON AMAZON Delta 75152 3-7/8" Single-Function Shower Head with H2Okinetic TechnologyPros Good pressure Low price Cons Has plastic material The Delta 75152 provides comfort while offering users water efficiency. It is part of Delta’s H20Kinectics which complies with WaterSense that feel like traditional water flow even though it provides low-flow spray patterns. Using 36% less water in the process as compared to a standard shower head.The pressure of the 75152 is good. We could easily tell the difference as soon as we changed from our old shower head to this. It difference was like night and day. It felt like the water just gushed out with the 75152. For it’s low price, this shower head is definitely one you should give a try if you are looking for a low cost replacement for your shower head.SEE ON AMAZON Speakman S-2251Pros Elegant design 8 JetsSuperior water pressure Cons Very expensive The Speakman S-2251 could have easily been the second best on our list but due to its higher price it had to be lower down in the list. It comes equipped with 8 jets which provide you with a full body wash system and extra added pressure.The S-2251 is available in five colors, like the High Sierra 1.5 gpm we went with the oil-rubbed brass which looks elegant. It comes with the Speakman’s Anystream technology and has 48 adjustable settings. YES, 48! You will probably spend more time testing the different settings than actually taking a proper shower. The stream setting was our favorite and it really packs pressure. The shower left us feeling like we just came out of a massage parlor.SEE ON AMAZON Wantba Rainfall High Pressure Hotel Spa Shower HeadPros 2.5 gpm water flow Amazing water pressureMade out of stainless steel Cons Can end up costing you more in water bills This premier stainless steel shower head is a real bargain. Constructed with high grade material, it comes with a swivel which allows you to position the shower head with ease. It is quite wide and gives an water flow output of 2.5 gpm.When you first turn it on, you will probably notice how gentle the flow is. You won’t feel the pressure until you actually get under the shower head, it is quite powerful. It will have you thinking you are showering at a five star hotel. The sleek design matches the five star hotel feel. The Rainfall High Pressure surely delivers the outstanding results that Wantba promises.SEE ON AMAZON Wet Brush AirJet ShowerheadPros Great pressure Bullet Point 2 Cons Some customers online have complained that it doesn’t save too much water, they didn’t see a change in their bill With premiere engineering, Wet Brush has delivered a beauty with the AirJet. At 1.5 gpm, you would think that the water flow would not be that great but boy would you be wrong. It performs as well as any 2.5 gpm shower head.The AirJet uses the Venturi Effect of fluid mechanics, this allows the pressure to increase even though the speed of flow decreases. This saves you water and energy so it has an positive impact on your bills also. It uses about half the water than a traditional shower while providing you with a high pressure shower. Overall, the AirJet is a great shower head that will having you singing in the shower.SEE ON AMAZON Waterpik Elements 5 Mode ShowerheadPros Great pressure 5 different shower modes Cons Design is very traditional The Waterpik Elements 5 Mode comes equipped with Waterpik’s OptiFlow, providing users with a full body, high pressure shower. It works well even when the water flow from the pipes are low, making it a great fit for those users that have low pressure water in their homes.The Elements 5 Mode comes with a water limiting disc, if you truly want exceptional water flow then we suggest you remove it. You will surely feel a slight difference when you do and get the experience the true potential of the shower head. At it’s low price the Elements 5 Mode is a steal.SEE ON AMAZON Whedon USP19C Ultra Saver Strong Force Showerhead 1.9 GPMPros Conical spray pattern, produces great pressure Cons Design is too basic If you are looking for a simple, yet powerful shower head then the Whedon USP19C is a perfect fit for you. It offers a 1.9 gallon per minute flow rate while also saving water and energy.Installation of the shower was a snap. Unlike many standard showers which have nozzles in the center, this one has a conical spray pattern. This helps add a little more pressure, at least we thought it did. The shower will give you a feeling as if you are under a waterfall, minus that that water gushing down on you. We really liked this American made shower head.SEE ON AMAZON Waterpik Original 4 Mode Massage ShowerheadPros 4 shower mode Provides 30% more water flow Cons Made with plastic material As the second Waterpik shower head on our list the Original 4 Mode Massage provides great pressure. Similar to the Element 5 Mode, it claims to increase water pressure by 30%. You can tell the difference if you switch from a standard shower head to this.Unlike the Element 5 Mode, this shower head is made out of plastic. It has a very basic design but the 4 modes work well. We liked all four, with the rain mode really coming out a star. This is another low cost shower head so a great buy.SEE ON AMAZON Take A Shower Fire HydrantPros 2 modes, great pressure Cons Uses more water We round off our list with the Fire Hydrant. The Fire Hydrant comes in 6 different color options, our favorite was the brushed nickel long body which we surprisingly picked over the oil-rubbed bronze.The Fire Hydrant promises to deliver high volume and pressure and it did fairly well in both departments. Even if you have long hair, the shower will easily rinse out all the shampoo without you constantly going at your hair. It won’t give you the same pressure as a fire hydrant but is surely comes close. You will definitely be satisfied with the Fire Hydrant.SEE ON AMAZON That wraps up our list of the top 10 high pressure shower heads. Please be aware no matter how much water a shower head saves the time you spent with the water running does impact your water bill. So make sure you don’t fall too much in love with these shower head because there is a good chance you may not want to come out of the shower.