kitchen Archive

Water filters tap into safety and aesthetic concerns

As a rule, most drinking water in the United States and Canada is safe. But if you have any qualms about the purity of your tap water–or simply don’t like its taste or smell–you may want to consider getting a water filter. (Bottled water is another option; see our current report on page 17.)

Delta says Price Pfister copied faucet

Masco Corp’s Delta Faucet Div filed a patent infringement suit against Price Pfister in Jun 1994. The suit claims the Price Pfister Genesis Model 42 faucet launched in Jan 1994 is an exact replica of the Delta Model 520 Series faucet introduced in 1990. Delta seeks damages for patent infringement, trade dress infringement, unfair

Delta Faucet: Beautifuly Engineered to Meet Builder Needs

Ranked number one in usage by builders, Delta is committed to providing high-quality, stylish and affordable options for their homes. Delta Faucet Company is fashioning a fresh approach to its business with a host of new marketing initiatives, including a redesigned Delta logo and the debut of several groundbreaking products, unveiled under its new

Design software makes innovations flow at faucet maker. (News)

Engineers at faucet maker Moen Inc., North Olmsted, Ohio, credit software from PTC. with helping them design a common valve underbody for a new line of bathroom faucets. The M-Pact system lets homeowners change the faucet’s decorative surfaces in minutes — simply unscrew the handles and spout, lift off the decorated posts, and replace

Don’t miss the plumbing for the faucet

You can pick the most gorgeous the faucet, but without plumbing behind it, it isn’t worth much. That’s why I’m not writing a column on storage management this week. I still see so much confusion surrounding systems management that I thought I’d clear the air. Do this stuff first, then obsess over storage management.