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Watermark Designs Introduces a Collection of Linear Drains

Standard and Custom Designs and Finishes Allow Greater Creativity
in Shower Design

BROOKLYN – Watermark Designs, Brooklyn-based manufacturers and designers of bathroom fixtures and accessories for both residential and commercial environments has announced a new collection of linear drains which broadens their catalog of shower drains. Linear drains allow bath designers to pitch the surface of the shower in one direction, rather than four as in center drains.

This makes them perfect for open showers and showers built without thresholds, a benefit for ADA compliant shower designs. The linear drain can be placed at the shower entrance, against the wall, or even under a bench (with two direction pitching) to catch water runoff.

“The benefits of using linear drains are many, particularly its use and approval for ADA bathrooms – we are very pleased with the reaction we’ve been getting from the design community.” said Avi Abel, president of Watermark Designs. “Architects also like that they can choose from any one of our 40 finishes, which means that they can maintain continuity of design.”
Linear Drains

Watermark’s collection is comprised of four standard patterns available in seven lengths: 24 inches up to 48 inches. Watermark designed these drains with ‘feet’ on the inside for perfect flush fitting and ease of installation. The top piece of the drain is brass which means that it can be finished in any of Watermark Designs’ 40 finishes. Custom design capability is also possible.

For more information on this collection or to book an appointment at ICFF to see the latest products from Watermark Designs, contact Jocelyn Hutt at jocelyn@drsandassociates.com.

About Watermark Designs
For more than three decades, Watermark Designs has been a leading manufacturer of decorative plumbing fixtures, bathroom accessories, lighting and elegant hardware for the luxury commercial and residential markets. Based in the independent design hub of Brooklyn and made in the USA, Watermark’s designs are a reflection of the creative melting-pot from which they hail. As a true-manufacturer, their distinctive product quality is achieved using a combination of hands-on design and development combined with state-of-the-industry equipment. Combining sustainable product design with an eye towards architectural detail, Watermark has worked with some of the world’s finest architects and designers, including the renowned Clodagh Design Studio. The ability to customize and create original product collections to meet client’s exact specifications has made the Watermark ID program one of the industry’s most successful. Watermark Designs’ elite collections have been incorporated into some of the world’s most exclusive residences, hotels and high-rises including the Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai; Trump Park Avenue, New York, NY; and The Eden Roc Hotel, Miami Beach, FL. The Brooklyn collection has even made its way to the South Street Seaport Museum, where it resides as a timeless piece of art. With their strong commitment to the environment, Watermark Designs aggressively invests in and develops new products with water-saving features while implementing environmentally-safe manufacturing practices. In 2012, the Luxury Shower System (LSS) was awarded a GREEN GOOD DESIGN™ Award by the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design. Visit Watermark Designs at www.watermark-designs.com. For additional information, contact DRS and Associates at 818.981.8210 or www.drsandassociates.com.

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