26 Jul '11, 1pm

First Toilet System for Standard 2×4 Wall

First Toilet System for Standard 2×4 Wall

Starting in August, Geberit will ship the first tank and carrier system designed to fit in a standard 2″ x 4″ wall. The new innovation makes it easier to add a space-saving, wall-hung toilet to a renovation or new construction. It supports up to 880 pounds and seats between 15″ and 19″ of height. The new product fits where the 2×6 carrier is too big. It has a dual-flush valve for 0.8 and 1.6 gpf. John Fitzgerald, vice president of marketing for Geberit North America, said, “Since the introduction of the 2×4 model, we’ve received positive feedback from architects and designers who are using the in-wall carrier in more projects than ever before, ” according to a recent press release. The tank and carrier, model number 111.728.00.1, can be paired with the WaterSense-certified Toto Aquia, as well as several other wall-hung toilet models from Blu Bathworks, Duravit, Lacava, Lau...

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