The finishing touches were applied to the new 13,000-square-foot multi-level facility in Norwalk that features lighting, decorative plumbing, tile and stone. 29 Oct The New Haven parts counter moved across the street to a much larger facility. Plans for a multi- level 20,000-square-foot showroom were underway. The company’s name also got a makeover that reflected the evolution of the business: Bender Plumbing Supply officially became BENDER. The Waterbury, Hartford and Norwalk showrooms are renovated and add tile and lighting products. Their innovative interactive displays earn BENDER the National Kitchen and Bath Association Award for Most Innovative Showroom, as well as the company’s fifth Home Building Industry (HOBI) Award.