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Product Spotlight

April 23, 2018

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Doorbell Lets Homeowners Monitor Entrance

NuTone’s Knock Smart Video Doorbell allows homeowners to monitor their entrance door remotely via a free app available for Android and iPhone platforms. The owner can see and talk to the visitor. When the doorbell is activated, the camera takes a picture of the person and sends it directly to the owner’s smartphone. A motion detecting video recording and a ‘do not disturb’ function are also available. The unit has an IP 65 ingress protection rating against water, debris, and dust and the doorbell casing is designed to withstand harsh weather conditions. Visit

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Fireplace Has Three-sided View

Ortal Heat’s built-in, contemporary three-sided fireplaceprovides a clear view from multiple vantage points. It features many design possibilities such as Ortal’s granite interior. The H series accentuates and extends the height of the glass, creating a symmetrical view when hanging an object over the fireplace. It also features the company’s safety technology that keeps the unit and wall cool. Visit

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Robotic Vacuum Can Be Scheduled

Bissell’s SmartClean Robotic Vacuum gives the consumer automatic cleaning with its Revolution navigation system that provides coverage along edges, corners, and under furniture and other hard-to-reach places. It automatically returns to its self-charging docking station and cleaning can be scheduled when convenient. It has dual spinning-edge brushes for edges and corners and a rotating brush roll to unseat and lift embedded hair and debris. It also features multi-surface adaptability, recognizing and adapting to multiple flooring types. Visit



Ratchet Offers Double Access

STANLEY’s 120 Tooth Ratchet offers double access over 60-tooth ratchets on fasteners for tight spots. Its alternating pawls formulate a three-degree arc swing which is also ideal for tight spaces. It is available in three open stock models – ¼-inch, ⅜-inch, and ½-inch drive ratchets in gun-metal chrome – as well as five sets that include the 120 Tooth Ratchet. It also features a grooved handle, ergonomic design, and low-profile switch lever. Visit



Fixtures Are Flow-optimized

Moen Canada’s Hilliard Collection is a bathroom suite of fixtures that includes a two-handle centre set lavatory faucet and a single-handle Posi-Temp tub/shower in chrome, Mediterranean bronze, and ‘Spot Resist’ brushed nickel which resists fingerprints and water spots. The faucets have an aerated flow and two lever handles; it is flow-optimized to conserve water. The five-function showerhead offers the ultimate in personalization, while Posi-Temp pressure-balancing valves on the tub/shower help to maintain water temperature in the shower. Visit

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