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Fixtures & Faucets

  • Remodeling for Accessibility (Subscriber content)

    Recently my Chicago-based construction company renovated a second-floor apartment in a 19-story building to make it more user-friendly for disabled and elderly residents.

     
  • No-Fuss Drain

    All of American Standard's bathroom faucets feature the easy-to-install Speed Connect Drain.

     
  • Hands-Free Bath Faucet

    Three years ago, Delta introduced a line of kitchen faucets with a battery-operated sensor that made it possible to turn on the taps without touching them.

     
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    Building Over a Stairwell to Gain Space in a Small Second Floor

    Making the most of a small upstairs

     
  • Flipside Hand Shower

    Kohler’s Flipside hand shower offers four distinct spray patterns that are selected by simply pivoting the head into position; each spray uses a separate nozzle.

     
  • Touch-Sensitive Faucet

    Delta’s Pilar Waterfall faucet turns on or off with a touch anywhere on its handle or spout.

     
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    MJSI Toilet Fill Valve

    The Hydro Clean 660 by MJSI has a couple of features not found on most toilet fill valves.

     
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    Kitchen & Bath

    Kids’ activity center; faucet for vessel sinks; in-line bathroom fan; more

     
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    Kitchen & Bath

    Appliances, fixtures, and finishes

     
  • Removing Epoxy Grout

    Q: After the tile installer left one of our recent projects, we found dried epoxy grout on some of the bathroom's fixtures. He also failed to remove the grate from the shower drain when he grouted and now excess epoxy clogs the drain and fills in the screw slots, making it impossible to remove the...

     
 
 
 
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