New Slim BTE Remote Infrared Flush Button Introduced for Accessible and Hygienic Bathrooms

Geberit, the leader in global bathroom systems and technologies has enhanced its line of sleek Type 10 remote buttons with a touchless Infrared (IR) button to provide touchless activation and easy hand wave dual flush operation.  The company is introducing them across the United States and Canada and they are available through Geberit's national showrooms Geberit bathroom showroom | Geberit North America .

To see Geberit's accessible clean design system for bathrooms visit. https://info.geberitnorthamerica.com/universaldesign .  These wall mounted systems are sustainable, accessible and keep bathrooms clean .  They are popular in residential settings, hotels, modular construction, and long-term care facilities.

With the growth of the over 50 population in the United States, architects and designers are incorporating more convenience features that meet the need for accessible or universal design.  With Geberit's touch free activation , the Type 10 IR wireless button also helps prevent the spread of germs, perfect for private or semi-public bathrooms where users are looking for the ultimate in comfort, convenience, and hygiene.

Easy-to-Install, Touch Free IR Button for Accessible Bathrooms

The slim Geberit Type10 IR button installs conveniently for user's hands-free operation while adding to the space’s design aesthetic.  According, to Ronn Jefferson, Geberit Product Manager, “The innovative Type 10 IR touch free buttons allow the user to have full comfort and control over flush activation – they can be used as either touch free or as manual push in the case of power loss. By taking advantage of touchless technology, designers can deliver beautiful, functional, and accessible bathrooms to those clients who have special-needs family members or want to age-in-place.”

The hygienic Geberit Type 10 IR buttons pairs with most of the decorative Geberit Sigma and Omega series flush actuator plates. These plates serve as a design accent or manual flush override should a power outage occur and offer maintenance access to service the flush mechanism behind the wall.   Additionally, simple maintenance covers in white, matte black and brushed stainless are available.

For Hotels and Multi-Unit Housing Facilities Managers Can Save Water, Time and Money with Geberit BLE Connect Devices

The Type 10 IR flush button offers property owners a built-in wireless Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) communication for water management and maintenance. Combined with a mobile phone and the free Geberit Connect app, simple configuration, maintenance and reporting features are quickly available.  The Geberit Connect app saves installers and facility managers time with storage of settings and profiles, as well as provide low battery warning and other error messages. It also extends product life with remote firmware updates.  Geberit Connect is also part of a water management plan by delivering exports of water usage for tracking or savings calculations. To obtain more information on the Type 10 IR Flush Button, visit Type10 Remote or Pneumatic Flush Button visit  https://www.geberitnorthamerica.com/products/actuator-plates-and-flush-controls/remote-flush-buttons/type-10/

Geberit’s innovative products for bathrooms provide design inspiration and sustainable options to facility owners, architects, mechanical engineers, developers, interior designers, and plumbing contractors.  Geberit products are found throughout the United States and Canada in residences, condominiums, hotels, universal and accessible design facilities, multi-unit apartment high-rises and modular buildings.

ABOUT GEBERIT

Geberit North America is part of the Geberit Group, a European market leader and global innovator of sanitary technology. Located in Des Plaines, Illinois, Geberit North America markets concealed systems for wall-hung toilets, vanities and fixtures, flush actuator plates that improve the look of any bathroom by hiding unsightly plumbing hardware, resulting in more usable space, improved hygiene and better accessibility.  Geberit North America is a member of USGBC and a proud partner of the EPA WaterSense program.  For additional information, visit https://www.geberit.us.

*Featured Image Courtesy: Gerberit Group

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