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Abode taps now for the bathroom

Abode introduced taps for the kitchen and the bathroom, spanning a hot water model and aluminium shower panels, as well as adding to its sinks collection. One of the stars of the stand was Candour stainless steel taps for the bathroom. The range includes basin and bath taps, a freestanding bath Ellen thermostatic deck-mounted bath filler and a matching thermostatic post shower.

Adding to its appliance portfolio, CDA introduced extractors, a linear gas-on-glass hob, A – rated electric ovens, an accessory drawer, plus black glass wine coolers. Alongside these latest additions however, it showcased a range of concept models. These included a built-in Grill Drawer, set to be launched in September; through to patterned hobs and extractors. lt even showcased its sensor touch oven in a patterned gold exterior with a plain gold interior.

Britannia Living launched a partnership with Bertazzoni, becoming the exclusive UK and Ireland distributor of its range cookers and built-in appliances. The company was established in 1882 and is family-owned, headed up by CEO Paolo Bertazzoni. The built-in range features steam ovens, microwaves, through to coffee makers and warming drawers, with its top-of-the- range oven also featuring ‘The Assistant’, which suggests a variety of cooking methods for particular foods.

Managing director ofjetstone John van den Heuvel showcased the heat resistant properties of its ceramic surfacing with two blowtorches. First used in the commercial market, jetstone ceramic stone has a minimum thickness of 3mm and comes in 3550 x 1200mm. It can be used for worksurfaces, wall cladding, furniture cladding and even for flooring.

A look at what’s to come


Highlight of the ACO Building Drainage stand will be its wetroom formen which will be unveiled for the first time. The wetroom former boasts a 20mm profile, can be used for all floor types, and according to the company, it speeds up the installation process. Linear drainage, shower gulleys and stainless steel gratings with illumination activated by water; will also be on show.


Among the stars on show on the CDA stand will be its SV310 Sensor Touch Screen oven, which features picture icons as cooking functions. There are five auto-cook functions (including roast meat, chicken, pizza, cake and toast) and Eve special functions, including dough proving and yoghurt making. The multifunction oven has fanned and static cooking, full and half grill, browning oven and warming oven options.

Sagne Cuisine

French furniture manufacturer Sagne Cuisine will be showing its latest offer, including custom-made drawers with a choice of lacquered wood or glass sides. It offers a variety of kitchens from contemporary through to country styles and curved furniture. Sagne Cuisine is available across the Carre Sagne network comprising 20 concessions and over 350 outlets in France.


Austrian company Eucotherm is set to launch a range of glass designer radiators at the kbb Birmingham exhibition. The models feature a glass panel fixed in front of the flat panel radiaton and come in standard block colours, mirror and patterned finishes. But now consumers can choose their own design, if they supply hi-res copy. The models feature a glass panel fixed in front of the flat panel radiator.


Adding to its range of glass products, iGIass is set to launch a collection of handles for kitchen and bathroom cabinets. The rippled glass handle range is available in five sizes and a choice of tive semi-transparent and five opalescent colours. They are handmade, so all the handles have their own design characteristics.

L and S

According to L&S, its latest LED products have the same luminosity as fluorescent lights, but with energy-saving benefits. In addition, L&S Group can now offer lighting systems based on the latest technologies at prices equal or lower than fluorescent tubes. Forming part of its latest LED lighting is Daytona, an aluminium and glass base for kitchen cabinets.