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Plumbing & Electrical

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    Energy Efficient LED Bulbs

    Verbatim says its PAR38 LEDs dramatically reduce energy consumption

     
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    Eco-Downlight Versatile LED

    The Eco-Downlight delivers 2,200 lumens of light from just 30 system watts of power, says the maker.

     
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    Flex-Drain Expandable Drain Pipe

    Flex-Drain holds its shape like a giant bendy straw, eliminating the need to cut pipes and insert fittings.

     
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    Product: Art+Com Manta Rhei

    When organic LEDs and mechatronics technology come together, they can create a kinetic, energy-efficient luminaire.

     
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    Upflush Grinder

    The redesigned Sanibest Pro is more powerful than before and easier to service.

     
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    Eletric Receptacles with USB Ports

    Current Werks' Duplex receptacles have two built-in USB ports alongside the 110v outlets

     
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    Electrocution-Preventing Tools

    Circuit Alert Voltage Sensing Tools let workers know if a circuit is live.

     
  • Indulge Modern Instant Hot-Water Dispenser

    The Indulge Modern hot-water dispenser provides 200° filtered water instantly, says the maker, saving gallons of not-warm-enough water that otherwise may have been poured down the drain.

     
  • Discreet Aluminum Access Panel

    Although the F-1 Access Panel is made of high-grade welded aluminum, the door can be ordered with a drywall inlay that renders it all but invisible save for the metal edge and 1/16-inch reveal.

     
  • Pure Cold Single-Handle Faucet

    The downside of a single-handle faucet is that users can inadvertently mix in hot water when all they want is cold. The KWC Ava faucet has a fix for that.

     
  • Efficient Tankless Hot Water

    Rinnai has unveiled a new line of highly efficient tankless products.

     
  • Next Hybrid Gas Water Heater

    A. O. Smith claims its new water heater offers the advantages of on-demand and traditional heating appliances without the disadvantages.

     
  • Foolproof Shutoff

    Prefab washer and dryer boxes take the hassle out of roughing in those appliances. The Pull Stop Box aims to do the same for toilets.

     
  • Solar Roofing

    Apollo is a low-profile photovoltaic array that can be installed along with the shingles by a certified roofing contractor.

     
  • Prestige Excellence Combination Boiler

    The Prestige Excellence Combination Boiler provides 110,000 Btu per hour for space heating and a 14-gallon indirect water heater that delivers up to 180 gallons per hour of domestic hot water.

     
  • Nora Lighting. The Diamond Series of LED recessed downlights for new construction, remodels, or retrofits include 4-inch, 5-inch, and 6-inch models. Fixtures in the Energy Star-rated series offer up to 50,000 hours of performance and come in reflector or baffle models with finishes including bronze, natural aluminum, copper, chrome, black, and white. 800.686.6672. www.noralighting.com.

    LED Downlights from Nora Lighting

    Nora Lighting. The Diamond Series of LED recessed downlights for new construction, remodels, or retrofits include 4-inch, 5-inch, and 6-inch models.

     
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    Product: Parans Solar Lighting Collection System

    Technology that brings natural light into interior spaces.

     
  • Retrofit LEDs

    Nora Lighting recently added a 4-inch 10-watt model to its Diamond Series of LED retrofit downlights.

     
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    Gentle Style: Kichler Arminda Collection

    Graceful lines create a delicate aesthetic for this lighting collection.

     
  • Pipe Dream: Pipe Birst Pro Leak and Flood Prevention System

    Smart wireless sensors and fast-acting controllers detect water line leaks and prevent damage.

     
 
 
 
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