Pandemic-friendly Products for Health and Wellness


Antimicrobial Products

Baldwin Hardware Prestige Series Spyglass Collection

baldwin antimicrobial door handle
(Photo: Baldwin Hardware)

Baldwin Hardware announces the launch of the matte black finish featuring Microban technology on seven products in the Prestige Series Spyglass Collection. Spyglass handle sets, levers, and deadbolts with SmartKey, are now available in a rich, bold and dramatic matte black finish. Complementing any home, the flat texture and charcoal color comes with the additional peace of mind of a layer of antimicrobial product protection built into the coating. Products are available at,, Wayfair, Build and Amazon.

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Panariagroup PROTECT Technology Ceramic Tiles

Panaria protect antimicrobial tile
(Photo: Panaria Group)

Panariagroup’s PROTECT technology uses silver ions to create an antimicrobial shield that offers 24/7 protection and eliminates up to 99.9% of bacteria from the surface. This technology can be integrated into many of the company’s existing collections, including the “Home” line by Panaria Ceramica, which is pictured above in the color Greige Range.

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Touchless and self-cleaning

Riobel Azure Touchless Kitchen Faucet (Available May 2021)

house of rohl touchless faucet
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Offered by House of Rohl, the Azure Touchless Kitchen Faucet from Riobel ensures that there is no longer a need to compromise design for functionality. Touchless activation minimizes cross-contamination, and the peripheral position of the sensor minimizes false starts and optimizes water usage.

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toto washlet bidet
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WASHLET by TOTO is equipped with advanced capabilities that anticipate users’ needs, including adjustable warm air dryer, heated seat with temperature control, dual-action spray with oscillating and pulsating water massage, and built-in air deodorizing system. Especially valuable in the winter months, warm aerated water provides an exceptionally comfortable cleansing experience while also reducing water consumption by 30%.

Related: Homeowners bidet goodbye to boring bathrooms

WASHLET automatically cleans the wand before and after each use. Before each use, PREMIST automatically sprays the toilet bowl to prevent waste from sticking. After each use, WASHLET automatically sprays the bowl with EWATER+ to help keep it clean and reduce the need for harsh cleaning products, which benefits the environment.

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 U By Moen Smart Faucet

u by moen smart faucet
(Photo: Moen)

The U By Moen Smart Faucet in Sarai features eye-catching, sleek design, while adding convenience to your kitchen with touchless and voice-activated technology. This smart faucet can be controlled four ways—voice activation, a hands-free wave sensor, the handle, or a smartphone app.

The faucet has the ability to dispense precise amounts and temperatures of water, as well as set unlimited presets for common commands, like filling the dog bowl or coffee pot. It also features Moen’s Power Boost technology, which provides a faster clean and a faster fill with the push of a button, as well as the Reflex system to ensure smooth operation and secure docking of the spray wand. Available in Moen’s exclusive Spot Resist stainless finish, which resists fingerprints and water spots for easy cleaning.

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Smart Appliances

Sharp SuperSteam+ Built-In Wall Oven

sharp supersteam oven
(Photo: Sharp)

The Sharp SuperSteam+ Superheated Steam and Convection Built-In Wall Oven is the start of a cooking revolution. With WiFi-enabled IoT features, a dedicated mobile app, and even a sterilization option for cooking materials, the innovations in this steam oven are the perfect match for modern cooking needs.

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Amy Guettler
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