Plumbing http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6594/more en InSinkErator honors PHCC Auxiliary members at CONNECT 2016 http://contractormag.com/plumbing/insinkerator-honors-phcc-auxiliary-members-connect-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">InSinkErator has joined with the National Auxiliary of the PHCC to name Beverly Potts the 2016 PHCC Auxiliary Member of the Year.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing/insinkerator-honors-phcc-auxiliary-members-connect-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing/insinkerator-honors-phcc-auxiliary-members-connect-2016#comments Management Plumbing Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:08:00 +0000 432991 at http://contractormag.com <p>InSinkErator<sup>&reg;</sup> presented Beverly Potts the PHCC Auxiliary&rsquo;s Member of the Year award in October at the PHCC national convention in San Antonio. Pictured are (l-r) Chad Severson, InSinkErator President; Beverly Potts, PHCC Auxiliary&rsquo;s Member of the Year; and Rob Grim, InSinkErator Senior Vice President Global Sales.</p> Weekly Product Gallery: Johnson Controls, Hydronics Manufacturing, Webstone, SaniFlo, Valvin and Galeton http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-johnson-controls-hydronics-manufacturing-webstone-saniflo-val <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the gallery includes a hybrid cooling system, panels for radiant wall and ceiling applications, new valves for use with pressing systems, a condensate neutralization kit and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-johnson-controls-hydronics-manufacturing-webstone-saniflo-val" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-johnson-controls-hydronics-manufacturing-webstone-saniflo-val#comments Apparel Media Galleries Toilets Green Plumbing Radiant Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:31:00 +0000 432951 at http://contractormag.com Orange County moves forward with energy infrastructure upgrades http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/orange-county-moves-forward-energy-infrastructure-upgrades <div class="node-body article-body">Years of financial constraints have led Orange County to issues with its HVAC systems and facilities. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/orange-county-moves-forward-energy-infrastructure-upgrades" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/orange-county-moves-forward-energy-infrastructure-upgrades#comments Plumbing Contractor Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:18:00 +0000 432941 at http://contractormag.com <p>The Way Companies corporate HQ.</p> The pros of batting cleanup http://contractormag.com/yates/pros-batting-cleanup <div class="node-body article-body">You’ve been there too, and the call asking for your help is a Siren’s song too hard to resist. You know you want to see what corners the bums cut to undercut your bids. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/yates/pros-batting-cleanup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/yates/pros-batting-cleanup#comments Yates Plumbing Radiant Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:30:00 +0000 432861 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock Buyers willing to trade square footage for amenities, survey results show http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/buyers-willing-trade-square-footage-amenities-survey-results-show <div class="node-body article-body">The average size of newly built homes decreased in 2016 - a sign that the home building industry is preparing for the coming wave of first-time buyers.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/buyers-willing-trade-square-footage-amenities-survey-results-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/buyers-willing-trade-square-footage-amenities-survey-results-show#comments Plumbing Contractor Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:52:00 +0000 432811 at http://contractormag.com Bluewater celebrates 12 months of offering tens of thousands of gallons of lead-free tap water to citizens in Flint, Michigan http://contractormag.com/plumbing/bluewater-celebrates-12-months-offering-tens-thousands-gallons-lead-free-tap-water-citizens <div class="node-body article-body">Two Bluewater water purifiers donated twelve months ago to Flint, Michigan, continue to deliver hundreds of gallons of contaminant-free tap water every day to local citizens. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing/bluewater-celebrates-12-months-offering-tens-thousands-gallons-lead-free-tap-water-citizens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing/bluewater-celebrates-12-months-offering-tens-thousands-gallons-lead-free-tap-water-citizens#comments Plumbing Wed, 11 Jan 2017 15:54:00 +0000 432741 at http://contractormag.com <p><span>City of Flint, Michigan workers prepare to replace a lead water service line pipe at the site of the first Flint home with high lead levels to have its lead service line replaced under the Mayor&#39;s Fast Start program, on March 4, 2016 in Flint, Michigan. </span></p> Contractor of the Month:Gold Medal Service http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/contractor-monthgold-medal-service <div class="node-body article-body">It’s only fitting that Gold Medal Service is CONTRACTOR's Contractor of the Month for January. Gold Medal Service is our Contractor of the Year too! Find out why we at CONTRACTOR magazine believe Gold Medal Service is a top-notch contractor!</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/contractor-monthgold-medal-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/contractor-monthgold-medal-service#comments Plumbing Contractor Mon, 09 Jan 2017 23:05:00 +0000 432701 at http://contractormag.com PMI initiates search for new Executive Director http://contractormag.com/plumbing/pmi-initiates-search-new-executive-director <div class="node-body article-body">The Board of Directors for PMI is pleased to announce that Kittleman & Associates, LLC, a Chicago-based national search firm has been engaged to conduct a retained search for the association’s new executive director. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing/pmi-initiates-search-new-executive-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing/pmi-initiates-search-new-executive-director#comments Management Plumbing Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:43:00 +0000 432641 at http://contractormag.com 2017 Plumbing Forecast http://contractormag.com/plumbing/2017-plumbing-forecast <div class="field-deck"> Politics aside … industry will continue to grow while facing some challenges </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Despite all these changes and challenges, there is a positive plumbing forecast for the New Year — the plumbing industry will continue to grow. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing/2017-plumbing-forecast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing/2017-plumbing-forecast#comments Plumbing Registered User Sun, 08 Jan 2017 20:02:00 +0000 432591 at http://contractormag.com Combination boiler delivers space heating, domestic hot water to modernized 1930s residence http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/combination-boiler-delivers-space-heating-domestic-hot-water-modernized-1930s-r <div class="field-deck"> 21st Century Heat </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One crucial aspect of remodeling the home was deciding on what kind of space and water heating systems to install. The home had previously used a tank-style water heater and a forced-air furnace system. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/combination-boiler-delivers-space-heating-domestic-hot-water-modernized-1930s-r" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/combination-boiler-delivers-space-heating-domestic-hot-water-modernized-1930s-r#comments Residential Plumbing Registered User Fri, 06 Jan 2017 21:38:00 +0000 432571 at http://contractormag.com