IBS and KBIS 2015 are just days away; if you're going to be at the show, make sure your plans include stopping by these companies' booths to see their hot new products.
Give your next outdoor kitchen a feature they can’t resist. Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet’s newest Artisan Fire Pizza Oven is a built-in version with the same capabilities of the previous countertop oven. Two independent burners deliver up to 800 F so neopolitan-style pizza can bake in less than three minutes. The oven also can accommodate breads, meat, and fish. Handmade in the USA, the Built-In Artisan Fire Pizza Oven uses natural gas or liquid propane. www.kalamazoogourmet.com. Booth No. N3008.
Since it’s activated by infrared sensor technology, users can operate the Danze Digital faucet hands-free. AC hard-wired and DC battery-operated versions are available, with task lighting on the end of the spout also included in the AC version. The digital technology is featured in two new streamlined design profiles, both offered in chrome or stainless steel finishes. www.danze.com. Booth No. N1917.
PlyGem Roofing’s newest shingle, the Hinged Hip and Ridge, uses durable butyl tape to create a flexible “living hinge,” which ensures a more authentic look than a typical one-piece ridge cap, regardless of the roof’s pitch, the company says. Hinged Hip and Ridge Shingles offer easy installation and a customizable fit to provide a simple, professional finish. www.plygem.com. Booth No. C3820.
Chain link, cubed, frosted, and clear glass options are suitable for any flush door and can be configured in horizontal or vertical arrangements in the new Spotlights doorglass series. Three glass sizes—7.5 by 7.5 inches, 12 by 12 inches and 22 by 3.5 inches—can be mixed and matched to complement various styles, and the low-profile PVC frame can be painted to match any preferred color. www.odl.com. Booth No. C2139.
The 448-OXO Organizer makes room in a 12-inch base cabinet for food storage containers to help homeowners reclaim their counter space. The custom shelves are designed specifically to fit the included OXO containers. Full-extension slides with Blumotion soft-close help improve accessibility and durability, while adjustable rub bushings prevent side-to-side movement and frame rubbing. www.rev-a-shelf.com. Booth No. N1127.
The Contemporary Collection features narrow profile frames and sashes for a modern style with more exposed glass. Direct set corner, crank and push-out casement, awning, and direct set windows, and narrow-stile hinged patio doors are available in seven interior wood choices and an expanded palette of exterior colors. www.weathershield.com. Booth No. C4243.
Monsoon Craft Board Form is handcast from boards that expose natural woodgrain; the 6-inch-by-36-inch planks have the look of weathered wood. Barnwood and grayscale colorways are also available. Creative Mines’ masonry veneer production uses natural pumice pozzolan to enhance compressive strength, minimize efflorescence, and reduce permeability. www.creativemines.us. Booth No. S1875
The third color in MoistureShield’s Pro line, Brazilian chestnut, is engineered for superior performance and aesthetics. Boards come in a variety of hues, three lengths and two profile options, with coordinating trim boards. The Pro line is the company’s most durable, with moisture-resistance that allows the boards to be installed in the ground or underwater. www.moistureshield.com. Booth No. C8706.
To connect indoor and outdoor living spaces or as a window between rooms, the new Custom Wood Folding Window folds to the side in an accordion style to enable open design concepts. Offered in eight wood varieties, two 24-inch-wide systems can be used to create a maximum opening of 48 inches. www.jeld-wen.com. Booth No. C6131.
On-demand hot water generation and industry-leading efficiency ratings are two of the breakthrough features of the new Energy Star Tier 3-qualified Trilogy 45 Q-Mode variable-speed geothermal heat pump. The system also provides dealers with 24/7 access to diagnostics, operating data, and unit settings through an online portal. www.climatemaster.com. Booth No. C5943.
LP BUILDING PRODUCTS
Available in 97 1/8”, 109 1/8”, and 121 1/8” heights, LP LongLength XL panels help meet building codes in high wind and hurricane zones. The panels can be used for single- and multistory vertical installations, allowing the sill plate to connect to the upper top plate with one panel to shift wind uplift loads and reduce air leakage. www.lpcorp.com. Booth No. C3811.
The F58 Strip Nailer is designed to save time without sacrificing finish. The patent-pending design provides improved ergonomics and tool balance. The magazine features two insertion points and different loading systems for concrete pins, nails, and the maker’s Scrail collated fasteners, and releases completely as part of the tool’s new jam-clearing system. www.fascoamerica.com. Booth No. C8549.
OSBORNE WOOD PRODUCTS
Square turned posts offer contemporary and transitional style to woodworking projects. Kitchen island posts are unfinished and available in more than 18 species. The firm’s millwork services include custom notching, receptacles for electrical application, additional sanding, and splitting, helping to ensure items arrive ready for use without additional lead time. www.osbornewood.com. Booth No. N1751.
The all-silicone 887 Tropi-Cool roof coating is made to withstand extreme heat and moisture and reflect UV rays. Moisture-cure chemistry creates an aggressive chemical bond with roof decking, allowing the material to seal thoroughly and resist ponding water and mold growth. Applied by spray, roller, or brush, 887 Tropi-Cool is designed to retain its reflective properties as it ages. www.henry.com. Booth No. C8333.
With graceful lines and an elegantly flared base, the Connelly faucet’s single-lever options offer a timeless aesthetic. Available in polished chrome, polished nickel, and brushed nickel, Connelly is WaterSense labeled for its 1.5-gpm flow, and features forged brass valves and ceramic disc cartridges. www.totousa.com. Booth No. N1327.
Panasonic’s Condensation Sensor Plus detects hot air and humidity based on dew point, which allows the sensor to turn on ventilation fans when necessary to keep moisture from causing damage no matter the season or climate zone. The sensor is part of the WhisperControl collection, which is also introducing a Preset Countdown and Hourly Fan Timer. www.panasonic.com. Booth No. C5613
MARVIN WINDOWS & DOORS
The Ultimate Multi-Slide Door brings the outside in with large glass surface area and clean sight lines. Panels stack in front of one another as the door opens or tuck into the walls in the pocket version, with unidirectional and biparting configurations available. www.marvin.com. Booth No. C5520.