15 Exciting new products for Interiors

1) AirStone Ultra-Light Veneer

These ultra-light wall stone veneers from Baton can be installed using only pre-mixed adhesive, a putty knife, and a hacksaw. The individual stone pieces fit precisely together so grouting is not required and they adhere directly onto any wall or fireplace. They are comprised of a proprietary formula, which makes them 75-percent lighter than real stone and 50-percent lighter than manufactured concrete stone. The AirStone product line comes in the grey-tinted Spring Creek color as well as a brown-tinted Autumn Mountain color.

2) Eldorado Stone Soho Boutique Fireplace

The Soho Boutique is the latest addition to Eldorado Stone?s Eldorado Fireplace Surrounds collection. It is available in three colors: Oyster Shell, Oak Barrel, and Summer Wheat. The colors are available in three finishes: Honed, a smooth finish; Travertine, a rustic surface; and Antique Castello, a European-inspired finish. Fireplaces in this collection come with an installation kit featuring mounting brackets and matching trim kit.

3) Voss Collection by Moen

The Voss bathroom collection by Moen is a line of faucets, accessories, and shower products that blend traditional and modern styling in one collection. All faucet options within the collection meet the EPA?s WaterSense criteria and allow water to flow at 1.5 gallons per minute. The faucets are available in Chrome, LifeShine Brushed Nickel, and Oil Rubbed Bronze finishes and can be applied in a single-handle, single-hole mount application, as well as two-handle widespread, centerset, and wallmount platforms.

4) Hansgrohe’s Raindance Select Showerpipe

This new showerpipe boasts a handy shelf that doubles as a thermostat. Blue and red markings on the thermostat indicate hot and cold; and, the shelf always maintains a neutral temperature, even when extremely hot water is used. The product features three spray modes: a soft ?Rain Air,? a five-jet ?Whirl Air,? and a combination of the two. The pipe and all components are available in a chrome or chrome/white dual finish.

5) MTI Teak Shower Seats

Wall-mountable, this smooth and durable teak shower seat can be used indoors or outdoors. It can be folded into a raised position against the wall when not in use. Flat slatted teak lets water and soap run through, so there is no slippery residue. The teak slats, which are 1 x 2 inches thick, naturally ward off fungi, mold, and mildew. Weight limit for the shower seat is limited to 500 lbs.

6) Emerald Interior/Exterior Paints and ColorCast Ecotoner Colorants

Sherwin-Williams? Emerald Interior and Exterior paints are durable and self-priming for a high-quality finish achieved with fewer coats. Emerald paint is tinted with ColorCast Ecotoner colorants, which provide better color accuracy and vibrancy. Both Emerald paints and ColorCast Ecotoner colorants are zero-VOC. This technology is in all Sherwin-Williams stores, meaning the entire line of Sherwin-Williams water-based paints and colors are now tinted with zero-VOC colorant.

7) Sterling Accord Seated Shower

The Accord Seated Shower sports a wide removable bench, storage, and space. It includes factory-installed backboards that make the shower grab-bar ready if stability is needed. The seat can be positioned at either end of the shower. Made of solid Vikrell material, the four-piece modular design is easy to install, with caulkless seams and snap-together walls.

8) Zurn ZS880 Stainless Steel Linear Shower Drain

The Zurn ZS880 eliminates water pooling with its patent-pending adjustable frame and grate. Customizable for nearly every project, this drain comes with adjustable anchoring feet and built-in membrane flange, making installation quick and easy. The sturdy, stainless steel construction and integral tiling edge deliver years of corrosion-resistance and tile protection, keeping the Zurn ZS880 looking like new.

9) Azek Moulding Profiles

Azek Building Products is expanding its Azek Architectural Moulding Series in 2013 with four new profiles to take creativity as well as time and labor savings even further. The low-maintenance Azek Colonial Base Cap, Bed Mould (3-inch), Imperial Rake Crown (pictured), and Wainscot Cap feature detailed craftsmanship reminiscent of old-world, milled mouldings. They are durable and easy to install with long-lasting looks that never require paint for protection.

10) Haiku Ceiling Fan

Unlike traditional ceiling fans, which are designed primarily to maximize performance, the Haiku ceiling fan from Big Ass Fans offers both performance and beauty. Made from sustainable Moso bamboo, the fan?s airfoils seamlessly blend with the central motor, resulting in a smooth, stylistic aesthetic. Haiku measures 60 inches in diameter and comes in Caramel or Cocoa Bamboo, or Matrix Composite in black or white.

11) Through-wall Fan from ComfortGeni

The ComfortGeni model Geni 6xr is an easy-to-install through-wall fan that increases airflow from room to room or level to level, enabling consumers to enjoy the warmth from their fireplace or pellet stove in any room. Engineered to increase the area that wood, pellet, and gas appliances heat, the ComfortGeni uses no more electricity than a 14-watt light bulb and costs less than $5 a year to operate. ComfortGeni can also be used to enhance a home?s existing HVAC system. When used as a register booster fan, the three-speed fan improves the central heating and cooling in that room.

12) Delta Cassidy Lavatory Faucet

Influenced by the classic shape of a female silhouette with cinched waist, the Delta Cassidy lavatory faucet brings versatility to tradition. It meets WaterSense requirements, flowing at a rate less than the industry standard of 2.2 gpm and providing up to 32-percent water savings. Available in three handle options?French curve, classic cross, and stately traditional lever?the faucet also comes in five finishes: Chrome, Stainless, Champagne Bronze, Venetian Bronze, and Polished Nickel.

13) Duravit Kiora Kitchen Sink

Designed by Sieger Design, Duravit?s Kiora is a straight-lined kitchen sink with a 2-inch-wide frame around the sink that tapers inward to provide splash protection. The easy tilt of the drain board allows water to flow off plates, pots, and pans back into the sink. Available in surface-mounted and drop-in variations, the sink is reversible as a right- or left-handed bowl. Kiora comes in White, Pergamon, Chesnut, Anthracite Matte, and Black finishes.

14) GRAFF Qubic Faucet

The Qubic faucet is deceptively simple. Its edges are aligned, even around the diamond-edged cut in its handle, and combined with straight right angles. Contemporary European styling defines Qubic, from its polished chrome base to the tip of its elegant spout. Available in six finishes – Polished Chrome, Steelnox, Polished Nickel, Olive Bronze, Architectural Black, and Antique Brushed Nickel – the Qubic faucet is equipped with a low-flow aerator (1.5 gpm) and meets ADA standards.

15) Kohler Linwood Bathroom

Faucet Collection The Linwood bathroom faucet collection pays homage in a modern form to enduring traditions and elegant simplicity. Rooted in casual and comfortable design, its sculpted thick-to-thin proportions call to mind the artisanship and quality of forged metal. The 4-inch centerset Linwood faucet comes with 21-inch supply lines attached, and the 8-inch widespread faucet comes with preassembled handles, making installation fast and convenient. The entire collection is available in Brushed Nickel, and the centerset faucet is also available in Oil-Rubbed Bronze.