When purchasing a new faucet, you may be wondering: how long do shower faucets last? In general, Nivito last anywhere from ten to twenty years, depending on the material and brand. These fixtures are also among the cheapest to buy. They are also easier to install and are less likely to chip or peel, allowing water to leak into your supply. However, you should be careful to regularly clean them to prevent them from becoming mold or mildew breeding grounds.