Keeping up with all the new residential building products hitting the market as well as all the changes happening around the industry is a challenge for anyone, let alone builders and remodelers balancing budgets, project schedules, sales meetings, design consults, and so on. With that in mind, please find below a roundup of some of the newest products and happenings we featured over the last month.
In September, the residential building products industry saw plenty of new products hit the market as well as numerous important insider updates. Included among those news items were Terratinta Group (which includes the brands Terratinta Ceramiche, Sartoria, Ceramica Magica, Terratinta Ceramiche) announcing its new Fall products, Dvele opening two new foundries to boost production and cut costs for its high-tech prefrabiracted homes, the reveal of Sherwin-Williams' Color of the Year, and the launch of Wolf Home Products' line of affordable cabinets.
LG launches its latest refrigerator line, the 4-door Standard-Depth MAX TM , to bring a whole new level of organization, flexibility and style to the kitchen. Read More
The Terratinta Group announces its new products for Fall. Intriguing combinations of materials, stimulating chromatic alternations and evocative inspirations are the basis of the new products. Read More
An industry insider from Mohawk Group shares insights into the "Plastic Age," an era marked by the proliferation of lightweight, cheap plastic materials that have led to a waste crisis contributing to pollution and resource depletion. Furthermore, we learn of some hypothetical and some already in progress, that explore the benefits of a circular economy in which manufacturers use waste as a raw material for production, reducing the need for virgin resources. Read More
America faces a housing crisis rooted in a lack of homes to meet growing demand. Dvele, a manufacturer of high-tech prefabricated homes, is working to help solve the housing crisis by upping its production of Self-Powered homes with two new foundries. Read More
A look at Mila International's award-winning bathroom sink lines, which include a truly unique fluch-mount stainless steel sink system. Read More
Sherwin-Williams introduces its 2024 Color of the Year Upward SW 6239, a breezy and blissful shade of blue that evokes the ever-present sense of peace found when slowing down, taking a breath and allowing the mind to clear. Read More
California Faucets presents the Descanso Works Kitchen Series, an extension of its popular Descanso Kitchen Collection. The new design series showcases evocative vintage-inspired Lever handles that offer designers and homeowners yet another way to personalize the kitchen. Read More
Yoshino Technology, a leader in solid-state power, has launched Solid-State Portable Power Stations and Solar Generators, featuring first-to-market battery cell technology. This portable power station boasts an energy density level up to 2.5 times that of its traditional lithium-ion predecessors, allowing for a more compact size. Read More
DEWALT today announced the latest offering in the TOUGHSYSTEM 2.0 Storage lineup, the new TOUGHSYSTEM 2.0 Adjustable Work Light. The modular lighting solution delivers up to three hours of runtime** and features two pivoting LED heads that provide to 4,000 lumens (using both lights) and seven brightness levels. The light offers users versatility through cordless and corded power options including 20V MAX* batteries, FLEXVOLT batteries† or a standard AC outlet***. Read More
Speakman, a Marcone company and manufacturer of premier showerheads and plumbing products, announced the introduction of the Lura pull-down kitchen faucet as part of its Lura Collection. The collection was designed by the acclaimed designer Clodagh, and the bathroom offering of the same collection is popular with designers in residential and hospitality spaces. Read More
Wolf Home Products, an innovator and leader in the building products industry, today announced the launch of its Tempo Series, a cabinetry line offering designers, contractors, and builders design flexibility at an affordable price point. Part of the Builders Mark line, the series is available in four popular finish options: White Paint, Pewter Paint, Grey Stain, and Dark Sable Stain. Read More