In 1887, Gorton & Lidgerwood, now known as Gorton Heating Corporation, was manufacturing direct to the end user. In fact, Good Housekeeping magazine carried their advertising message to the public in that year.
Today, Gorton Heating Corporation manufactures a full line of top quality steam and hot water valves and markets them through an international network of plumbing and heating wholesalers under the direction of Linda Klinefelter Nelson, third generation owner of Gorton Heating Corporation. Wholesalers are contacted and serviced by Gorton's main office in Cranford, New Jersey. Our customer service is unsurpassed, so please, feel free to contact us.
Gorton's engineering and manufacturing experience have been duly satisfying plumbing and heating contractors, and their customers, with their steam and hot water needs for 127 years.
Gorton Valves live up to their customer's expectations--every day, with every sale. Gorton Heating Corporation is proven dependable. When you install Gorton valves, you and your customers are assured of the finest and fastest venting air valves made. On millions of radiators, Gorton valves have proven their unmatched dependability for providing maximum heating comfort while minimizing fuel consumption.