Bath/Kitchen http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Americans love their kitchens and baths: NKBA research pegs industry value at $134 billion http://contractormag.com/bathkitchen/americans-love-their-kitchens-and-baths-nkba-research-pegs-industry-value-134-billion <div class="field-deck"> Americans remodel about 24 million kitchens or baths a year </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kitchens and baths are the heart and soul of our homes, representing a $134 billion industry, according to research released today by NKBA. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/bathkitchen/americans-love-their-kitchens-and-baths-nkba-research-pegs-industry-value-134-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/bathkitchen/americans-love-their-kitchens-and-baths-nkba-research-pegs-industry-value-134-billion#comments Bath/Kitchen Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:33:00 +0000 432961 at http://contractormag.com Weekly Product Gallery: Johnson Controls, Hydronics Manufacturing, Webstone, SaniFlo, Valvin and Galeton http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-johnson-controls-hydronics-manufacturing-webstone-saniflo-val <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the gallery includes a hybrid cooling system, panels for radiant wall and ceiling applications, new valves for use with pressing systems, a condensate neutralization kit and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-johnson-controls-hydronics-manufacturing-webstone-saniflo-val" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-johnson-controls-hydronics-manufacturing-webstone-saniflo-val#comments Apparel Media Galleries Toilets Green Plumbing Radiant Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:31:00 +0000 432951 at http://contractormag.com Weekly Product Gallery: Flir, Uponor, Bosch, Milwaukee Tool, Ridgid and Just Manufacturing http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-flir-uponor-bosch-milwaukee-tool-ridgid-and-just-manufacturin <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery features a drone camera, a wireless control for radiant systems, a condensing tankless water heater, a compact tape measure, a battery-operated PEX tool and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-flir-uponor-bosch-milwaukee-tool-ridgid-and-just-manufacturin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-flir-uponor-bosch-milwaukee-tool-ridgid-and-just-manufacturin#comments Bath/Kitchen Geothermal Media Galleries Piping Tools Tue, 10 Jan 2017 16:55:00 +0000 432721 at http://contractormag.com Weekly Product Gallery: Cheviot, RAE, Milwaukee, American Standard, Empire Level and Watts http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-cheviot-rae-milwaukee-american-standard-empire-level-and-watt <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery includes a cast iron bathtub, a line of heating coils, a wireless job site speaker, an award-winning faucet, a next generation level and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-cheviot-rae-milwaukee-american-standard-empire-level-and-watt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-cheviot-rae-milwaukee-american-standard-empire-level-and-watt#comments Bath/Kitchen Faucets Media Galleries Plumbing Tools Tue, 27 Dec 2016 16:52:00 +0000 432411 at http://contractormag.com California Faucets adds third facility to accommodate continuing growth http://contractormag.com/management/california-faucets-adds-third-facility-accommodate-continuing-growth <div class="node-body article-body">To meet continued and accelerating growth, California Faucets has recently expanded its operations to include a third manufacturing facility. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/california-faucets-adds-third-facility-accommodate-continuing-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/california-faucets-adds-third-facility-accommodate-continuing-growth#comments Bath/Kitchen Management Mon, 19 Dec 2016 19:16:00 +0000 432291 at http://contractormag.com Weekly Product Gallery: American Standard, Viega, Danfoss, Culligan, Caleffi and Armstrong http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-american-standard-viega-danfoss-culligan-caleffi-and-armstron <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery includes a steel bathtub, new union fittings for use with pressing tools, a thermostat designed for electric floor heating, a reverse osmosis system, a line of pressure reducing valves and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-american-standard-viega-danfoss-culligan-caleffi-and-armstron" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-american-standard-viega-danfoss-culligan-caleffi-and-armstron#comments Bath/Kitchen Media Galleries Piping Radiant Technology Tue, 13 Dec 2016 16:33:00 +0000 432221 at http://contractormag.com PMI and AWE collaborate on Water Efficiency Study in five states http://contractormag.com/toilets/pmi-and-awe-collaborate-water-efficiency-study-five-states <div class="field-deck"> Study to gauge potential water savings from replacing older toilets with high-efficiency models </div> <div class="node-body article-body">PMI and AWE today announced a joint partnership on a study to determine potential water savings that could be achieved by replacing older, inefficient toilets.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/toilets/pmi-and-awe-collaborate-water-efficiency-study-five-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/toilets/pmi-and-awe-collaborate-water-efficiency-study-five-states#comments Toilets Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:24:00 +0000 431951 at http://contractormag.com Weekly Product Gallery: General Pipe Cleaners, Stafford, Steamist, Moen, Spirax Sarco and Uponor http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-general-pipe-cleaners-stafford-steamist-moen-spirax-sarco-and <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery features a pipe thawing machine, a full line of stainless steel shaft collars and couplings, a digital shower system, an industrial-inspired faucet, a thermodynamic steam trap and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-general-pipe-cleaners-stafford-steamist-moen-spirax-sarco-and" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-general-pipe-cleaners-stafford-steamist-moen-spirax-sarco-and#comments Faucets Media Galleries Showers Piping Plumbing Radiant Tools Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:38:00 +0000 431941 at http://contractormag.com Jeannette Long of LIXIL speaks at United Nations’ World Toilet Day event on toilets and jobs http://contractormag.com/industry-event-news/jeannette-long-lixil-speaks-united-nations-world-toilet-day-event-toilets-and-jo <div class="node-body article-body">In observance of the 15th annual World Toilet Day, Jeannette Long, vice president of marketing communications for LIXIL Americas, was invited to speak at a special “Toast to Toilets” event at the United Nations.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/industry-event-news/jeannette-long-lixil-speaks-united-nations-world-toilet-day-event-toilets-and-jo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/industry-event-news/jeannette-long-lixil-speaks-united-nations-world-toilet-day-event-toilets-and-jo#comments Industry Event News Toilets Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:58:00 +0000 431651 at http://contractormag.com <p><span>Jeannette Long, vice president of marketing communications for LIXIL Americas.</span></p> Weekly Product Gallery: Watts, Rheem, Brass Knuckle, Duravit, Taco and Carrier http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-watts-rheem-brass-knuckle-duravit-taco-and-carrier <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery includes a frame-anchored trench drain, a hybrid electric water heater, safety goggles designed for work in wet conditions, a new bathroom ceramic material, a hot water recirculation control and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-watts-rheem-brass-knuckle-duravit-taco-and-carrier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-watts-rheem-brass-knuckle-duravit-taco-and-carrier#comments Bath/Kitchen Apparel Media Galleries Green Hydronics Tue, 29 Nov 2016 16:30:00 +0000 431181 at http://contractormag.com