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Highlights from the 2009 Kitchen/Bath Industry Show & Conference

The recession has hit all sectors of the economy, and the appliance industry has not been spared. At this year's Kitchen/Bath Industry Show & Conference, held last month in Atlanta, there were fewer displays and attendees. But like all the K/BIS shows I've attended over the years as a product-information specialist for Consumer Reports, exhibitor booths featured innovative products.    Read More

2009 kitchen/bath industry show coverage

Source: residential architect online
Publication date: April 16, 2009

By residential architect staff

This year's Kitchen/Bath Industry Show & Conference, held April 30 – May 3, 2009, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, offered designers, architects, builders, and plumbing contractors a look at the latest kitchen and bath fixtures, hardware, and systems, as well as a slew of educational opportunities. residential architect brings you coverage of key seminars and the hottest new products.  Read more

Kitchens and Baths 2009: A Sneak Peek

Don't miss HGTV's behind-the-scenes look at the 2009 Kitchens and Baths Show. Here's a little taste of some of the cool...

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Energy Efficient Tips and Info

All Just About Your Bathroom

Ways to Do Your Bathroom Much Energy Efficient
by: Chileshe Mwape
There are a number of design features and fittings that can improve bathroom energy efficiency and reduce energy bills and greenhouse pollution. Remodelling your bathroom to do it much energy efficient wish improve your home because doing it right wish reap the benefits of health, safety, comfort and wish save you money and energy.

1. Energy Efficient Hot Water System
Select an energy efficient hot water system and place it as close to the bathroom and laundry as possible to reduce pipe length and reduce heat loss.       Read More

Bathroom Fixture and Partitions

The most common and effective way a facility can save water and heating costs is by installing energy-efficient bathroom fixtures, such as low-flow toilets, urinals, faucets, and showerheads that use automatic sensors to control water use.

A "Lavatory system" is a type of bathroom design in which multiple sinks and faucets are part of a single installed unit. Lavatory systems are now designed with photovoltaic cells that power the system's sensors and valves from normal restroom lighting. Consider water-saving tankless water heaters for lavatory systems. Technologies such as high-use flush modes for electronic urinals and monitored plumbing control systems that rely on computer software to monitor water usage are excellent choices for large facilities with heavy traffic in restroom areas. Read More

Industry Press Releases


North Olmsted, Ohio… Superior or sustainable? Homeowners no longer have to choose when looking to upgrade their current showerheads. Available at Lowe’s, Moen Incorporated’s new Nurture™ three-setting showerheads provide consumers a superior shower experience with full- body, high-performance coverage– all with a flow-optimized spray that uses up to 30 percent less water.

January 21, 2009: Kohler Launches Viral Web Campaign To Educate Homeowners

This morning during the International Builders’ Show, Kohler Co., a global leader in kitchen and bath design and technology, launched – a viral online campaign dedicated to teach homeowners how easy it is to save water. With the launch of this site—and help from Web visitors—Kohler will provide up to $1 million worth of water-saving plumbing products to Habitat for Humanity.


Moen has lowered prices by an average of 20 percent on all stainless steel kitchen and bar/prep sinks in its Lancelot® Professional, Lancelot®, Camelot® and Excalibur® lines while still maintaining the quality materials and workmanship you would expect from Moen


North Olmsted, Ohio… Homeowners expect a lot from their kitchen sink. They want quality, durability and functionality, at a price they can afford. Homeowners looking for an exceptional sink at a competitive price can now find what they need within Moen’s stainless steel sink collections

Diamond™ Seal Technology Expands In Kitchen & Bath

The exclusive DIAMOND™ Seal Technology (DST) by Delta Faucet Company is rolling out to several more kitchen and bath collections. DST eliminates leaks and drips from the valve, lasts up to 5 million cycles – up to 10 times longer than the industry standard and is less hassle to install.

Delta® Previews Collins™ Kitchen Collection

Delta® introduces the new Collins™ transitional kitchen collection which offers the latest features for ease of maintenance and durability while offering great styling. Its subtle curves give it a look that will fit a variety of kitchen décors from traditional to contemporary. DIAMOND™ Seal Technology and Touch-Clean® Technology make Collins a highly functional, attractive faucet at a great price.

Delta® Expands Its Pilar™ Series With A High-Arc Waterfall® Faucet

Delta® expands the Pilar™ Series with the transitionally-styled Pilar Waterfall® kitchen faucet. The new faucet meets the sophisticated style needs of today’s consumer while offering the convenience of a high-arc spout, DIAMOND™ Seal Technology, improved functionality of front-trigger activation side spray and Touch-Clean® Technology.

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