ABOUT US.

For over 140 years American Standard has raised the standard to protect the health of our nation. We have set and reset the standard for living healthy, beautifully & responsibly at work, home and across the world. 

MEET YOUR REPS.

LIZ THOMPSON

Outside Sales 

Liz has represented American Standard Brands for almost 30 years. The first 17 direct with American Standard and then in 2008 transitioned over to Martin & Smith Inc. as a Manufacturer Representative.

TINA RYDER

Outside Sales 

Tina has been with Martin & Smith for six years, representing American Standard and more recently, Grohe.

CHRIS KARDOLEY

Outside Sales

Chris has been with Martin & Smith, Inc. for nearly 3 years as an Outside Manufacturers Sales Rep. We represent various manufacturers that produce product for the plumbing industry mainly for the commercial market, but also represent American Standard and Grohe both for the Commercial & Residential Market, and feature their lines in Wholesalers Showroom displays. He has been in the plumbing industry for over 15 years – both for a manufacturer and the Wholesaler, and now as a Manufacturing rep. Chris once lived in the country of Norway for 10 years, where he was a Marketing/Sales Director for a small tour company. This gave him the opportunity to travel all throughout Europe and Russia. He still speaks Norwegian fluently, and have many friends there. His two 2 children, who also speak Norwegian fluently, continue the language at home. He is married to his wife Karen. Together they have 2 dogs and like going to music festivals and hanging at the beach.

ON DEMAND INFO CENTER.

RESOURCES TO DOWNLOAD

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How to Replace an Ultima Flush Valve Diaphragm Assembly

Ultima Diaphragm

Installation Ultima Manual Diaphragm

Sell Sheet Ultima Diaphragm

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT

Clog reducing technology – wiper spring cleans with every flush which prevents valve run on and gives you time, money and water savings even in poor water conditions.

Performance/durability – Premium Chlorine-resistant material resists warping and cracking and out performs traditional diaphragm flush valves. 1 Year warranty, which extends by another 4 years (5 total) by installing with an American Standard fixture.

Easy retrofit – can be installed in most competitors valves with an industry standard rough in, allowing for an easy switch and improved performance!

Transparency – contributes 1-6 LEED points for indoor water reduction.

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