Plumbing Fixtures

Classic Style Tile

With its sleek, sophisticated wide spread faucet, MCN’s new Extend collection features a distinctive minimalist design and strong geometric lines. The faucet handles—available in polished chrome, brushed nickel and polished nickel—combine flat edges and curved profiles.


Carbon-Free Fixtures

Raising the sustainable bar and rising to the Architecture 2030 for Products Challenge, Sloan has released a number of carbon-free products to help building’s mitigate their embodied carbon levels and associated greenhouse gas emissions. Considered to be a step beyond environmental product declarations and health product declarations, as more manufacturers offer low-carbon and no-carbon product alternatives, this will help enable buildings to potentially track and ultimately reach aggressive carbon neutral industry goals by the year 2030. Included in Sloan’s no-carbon offerings, which were achieved with forestry credits, are Flushometers, high-efficiency urinals and toilets, and


The Faucet Experience

Featuring three distinct handles and a clean, minimalistic spout, the new Clodagh Collection from Speakman offers what the luxury bath manufacturer describes as “experience-inspired” handles, designed to feel “beautiful” in ones hands. Making its debut this month, the new faucets are available in polished chrome, polished nickel, polished brass, brushed nickel, brushed bronze, matte black and oiled bronze. 

Matte Black Finish

Little Black Classic

Gessi’s Via Manzoni collection is offered in Gessi’s Innovative Matte Black, and “Finox Brushed Nikel” finishing. Being a neutral, black is never “not in style,” but it’s sure enjoying a moment in the spotlight, especially in its subtle matte form. The fascinating “stainless steel” look of Finox Brushed Nikel finishing requires that a precisely 6 micron nickel layer and a 0.3 micron Finox layer are deposited onto the fixture. 

Can public bathrooms be beautiful? Of course. The new restroom features slate-gray panels and bright chrome fixtures, which offers a clean, high-tech aesthetic.

Hotel Restroom Chic

Visitors come to the Hyatt Regency O’Hare Hotel, Chicago’s sixth-largest hotel, because of its proximity to O’Hare Airport, its covered walkway to the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center and its easy access to highways to downtown Chicago. Now, following an interior facelift, guests may find the hotel’s contemporary décor and high-tech features to be equally enticing—including the public restrooms in its lobby, which have a draw of their own thanks to a complete makeover featuring the latest in touchless commercial restroom products.