Bathroom design: What Kohler has to offer
When it comes to kitchen and bath design, Kohler is on top of the list. Having been in business for 132 years, Kohler Co. has become a leader in plumbing products and a trend-setter for “gracious living.” Throughout the years, they have remained true to their founding vision of “contributing to a higher level of gracious living... Gracious living is marked by qualities of charm, good taste and generosity of spirit. It is further characterized by self-fulfillment and the enhancement of nature.”
Range of products and servicesKohler operates on six continents, with over 31,000 associates worldwide, and has main offices in North America, Canada, Australia, China, India, Thailand, Germany, UK, Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Carribean. Beyond the kitchen and bath, Kohler also offers a diverse portfolio that includes furniture and accessories, engines and generators, cabinetry and tile, and various products for recreation, resorts, and real estate design. Interested buyers can look for authorized dealers in their region using the directory provided on their website, Kohler.com.
Kohler is probably best known for promoting innovation and diversity in bathroom design and bath products. Currently, it offers a wide range of product lines across different price ranges. This means any homeowner can find what they need from Kohler, whether it’s a basic sink or a luxury bathtub.
Kohler also carries some of the best-known product names in the industry, such as Kallista, Sterling, Hytec, and Ann Sacks. New product lines are constantly featured in the “New Products” and “Bath and Kitchen” sections of their website. Some of their newer offerings include the Archer Suite, which blends “furniture's chamfering techniques and the intricate facets of jewelry;” and the Escale Suite, a Japanese inspired design. The Archer Suite combines curved bases and beveled edges for an edgy yet timeless look. Some of the things to look out for are the Deco handles for lavatory faucets, and the frameless beveled-edge mirror for cabinets or doors. In the Escale Suite, some of interesting products include the drop-in BubbleMassage™ bath (with optional chromatherapy); a freestanding or drop-in bath with pillow accessory; coordinating vanity tops, basins, and Vessels lavatories; and a two-piece toilet with a dual-flush actuator.
Kohler Bathroom also presents the KOHLER DTV Custom Showering Experience. This package allows customers to recreate a professional spa experience in their own homes. Products include a personalized shower with six user presets and push-button control outlets. You can also install up to six water ports for the ultimate luxurious showering experience.
Website servicesKohler has a comprehensive website that catalogs and showcases products according to regional area. It also offers a retail store locator and a dealer locator. The sitemap gives you an outline of what the website offers. Some of the interesting bits in the website are the “What's new?” portion, and information pages on company's history, corporate statement, and timeline. The website also summarizes the products and services offered by Kohler, including links that redirect you to the product sites. Click here to visit the Kohler website.