History of Moen Faucets and its Innovator Al Moen

Moen was started in 1937 in Seattle, Washington, by a young college student named Al Moen who was working in his garage to earn his tuition money. While cleaning his garage one night after work, he turned on his old-fashioned two-handle faucet to wash his hands, and a sudden burst of hot water made him jump back in alarm. That single incident changed the world of plumbing forever. An idea popped into All Moen’s head for the concept of a single-handle faucet. Meaning one handle Continue reading →