Above: Squash blocks installed to support load from above. Right: Load from above without squash blocks or blocking panels caused this web to buckle.
Taking the Lead on Lead
All American Standard kitchen and bar faucets sold nationwide will meet the latest lead-free requirements coming out of California. Shown here is the Pekoe Bar Faucet, which also meets the strict WaterSense standard maximum flow rate requirement of 1.5 gallons per minute. All models are equipped with washerless ceramic disc valves. For more info, go to www.HousingZone.com/PBinfo and enter # 246