Kohler’s new technology can fill your bathroom with a voice command
Eventually, Kohler’s PerfectFill technology, long advertised, arrived. The manufacturer introduced its smart bathroom technology at CES 2022 this week, which allows you to fill the bathtub with just a simple voice command. So, if you’re cooking dinner downstairs and you want to prepare the bath for your children, you can ask Alexa or Google to do it for you.
According to Varge, PerfectFill includes a drain kit and a digital valve that work together to bring the tub water to the desired temperature and depth. So, you no longer have to worry about the bath flooding, because its intelligent system shuts off the water as soon as it reaches the desired state and prepares the conditions for a relaxing bath.
Bath time can be set with the Kohler Konnect app And also controlled by voice. You can also schedule up to 10 different bath intervals, so all family members can have their own schedule. Only duty PerfectFill not only fills the tub, but also has the ability to empty it. You can do this remotely via voice command or special app.
However, having all these facilities is not possible without paying a fee. Price for PerfectFill starts at $ 2,700. Of course, this does not cover the amount of Kohler and Van compatible milk. This system also requires professional installation. PerfectFill will be available for order in 2022.
If this technology is not enough for your bath time, Stillness Bath Kohler who was at the fair last year Introduced at CES, will be available for purchase in 2022.
The smart bath experience starts at $ 8,000, according to Kohler. The company combines PerfectFill technology with a smart bathtub, which has the ability to adjust water, light, fog and perfume to provide unique and relaxing moments for the user.
If even a $ 8,000 smart spa bath is not enough for you, you can have a unique bathing experience with the Infinity Experience model, which adds the option of water flow from the edges and inside the Hinoki wooden pedestals. The system is such that it can mimic the sound of a waterfall and immerse the user in a relaxing atmosphere.
The entire system is controlled by the Kohler Konnect app, and the $ 8,000 stand-alone bath will be available in the first quarter of 2022. Other models will be available in the third quarter and prices have not been announced yet.
To further control water without manual intervention, Kohler also introduced a kitchen faucet that hangs from the ceiling and is controlled by a battery-proof waterproof Bluetooth tube. Purist Suspend can be opened and closed by remote control and its temperature can be adjusted. The overall goal of Kohler’s design of such a product is to make the kitchen sink more secluded. When washing dishes, Purist Suspend It does not bother you. This faucet hangs from the ceiling and has the ability to rotate 180 degrees.
Also H2Wise, the Kohler smart water monitoring system designed by Phyn at CES 2021 Introduced, will be launched this year. The H2Wise and H2Wise Plus (Professional Installed Edition) will be available in January for $ 400 and $ 667, respectively.
H2Wise Plus is installed in the main water path and can be adjusted so that in case of leakage detection, the water will be cut off through the app. H2Wise can be installed by the owner under the sink. Both devices require a 110V / 220V power supply.
Both of these gadgets control water consumption in all your appliances and can alert you to water leaks. The system also has the ability to monitor water consumption. It also uses a pressure sensor to warn before freezing to warn you before the pipe freezes. H2Wise is controlled by the Kohler Konnect app and can be paired with Alexa or Google voice assistants.
Several other smart products were introduced by Kohler at CES 2022, which we will briefly review below.
First Robern IQ Digital Lock Box The valley is actually a box with a smart lock that is placed in the bathroom cabinet to store medicine and personal items. This product can be used for cabinets Robern designed, set to install in any method. Priced at $ 449, the Digital Lock Box has a touch screen as well as an app (iOS and Android) to set and protect your password, view incoming reports, and receive alerts when the box is opened. Users can also set up an app to remind them of their medication use in the app.
Kohler is also launching a $ 199 line of touchless home bath faucets that open and close with a wave of your hand. Also, the water flow is cut off automatically after two minutes. The valve also has a shut-off mode and works with a battery for easier installation.
Finally, the Kohler Power Reserve A home energy storage system is a module paired with solar energy systems to store this energy regardless of the weather, time of day or grid condition. Using the mobile app Kohler Power Reserve, users can set the storage system to different modes. Prices start at $ 13,325 for a 10 kWh system.