Plumbing http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6594/more en Danze and Gerber hire Tony Favilla as Vice President of Sales http://contractormag.com/management/danze-and-gerber-hire-tony-favilla-vice-president-sales <div class="node-body article-body">Danze and Gerber, both leaders in the decorative plumbing fixtures category, have announced the addition of Tony Favilla as vice president sales – branded products.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/danze-and-gerber-hire-tony-favilla-vice-president-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/danze-and-gerber-hire-tony-favilla-vice-president-sales#comments Management Plumbing Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:06:00 +0000 434171 at http://contractormag.com <p>Tony Favilla.</p> WWETT Show displays many ways to grind, scope, pump http://contractormag.com/plumbing/wwett-show-displays-many-ways-grind-scope-pump <div class="node-body article-body">The annual Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport Show here mostly attracts the muni crowd interested in big truck-mounted jetters, pumps and sewer relining.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing/wwett-show-displays-many-ways-grind-scope-pump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing/wwett-show-displays-many-ways-grind-scope-pump#comments Industry Event News Plumbing Tools Registered User Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:36:00 +0000 434141 at http://contractormag.com <p>Electric Eel&rsquo;s Joe McCann explains the features of the Cam Pro 2 to two WWETT Show attendees.</p> Zoeller demos the power of its grinder pump http://contractormag.com/plumbing/zoeller-demos-power-its-grinder-pump <div class="node-body video-body">Zoeller Pump Co. Southeast Regional Sales Manager Greg Teague demonstrates the power of the firm's fractional horsepower grinder pump.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing/zoeller-demos-power-its-grinder-pump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing/zoeller-demos-power-its-grinder-pump#comments Video Plumbing Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:59:00 +0000 434131 at http://contractormag.com Initiatives to recruit women into the trades, manufacturing http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/initiatives-recruit-women-trades-manufacturing <div class="field-deck"> Thinking outside of the box </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This issue is a nationwide problem that plumbing and HVACR contractors are facing, but they are not alone — even some of the industry manufacturers are facing the same problem. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/initiatives-recruit-women-trades-manufacturing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/initiatives-recruit-women-trades-manufacturing#comments Plumbing Contractor Registered User Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:37:00 +0000 434121 at http://contractormag.com Contractor of the Month: JM Lapp Plumbing & Heating http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/contractor-month-jm-lapp-plumbing-heating <div class="node-body article-body">JM Lapp Plumbing & Heating, Bird-In-Hand, Pennsylvania, is CONTRACTOR's Contractor of the Month for February. Find out why we at CONTRACTOR believe JM Lapp Plumbing & Heating is a top-notch contractor.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/contractor-month-jm-lapp-plumbing-heating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/contractor-month-jm-lapp-plumbing-heating#comments Plumbing Contractor Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:29:00 +0000 433911 at http://contractormag.com Weekly Product Gallery: American Standard, Parker Hannifin, Bosch Thermotechnology, Chicago Faucets, Viega and Fujitsu http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-american-standard-parker-hannifin-bosch-thermotechnology-chic <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery features a self-cleaning toilet, an expanded line of braze-free fittings, a new mini-split heat pump system, a low-flow electronic faucet, a zero lead ball valve and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-american-standard-parker-hannifin-bosch-thermotechnology-chic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-american-standard-parker-hannifin-bosch-thermotechnology-chic#comments Faucets Media Galleries Toilets Green Piping Plumbing Tue, 14 Feb 2017 17:13:00 +0000 433891 at http://contractormag.com Purdue’s ReNEWW House is net-zero defined http://contractormag.com/geothermal/purdue-s-reneww-house-net-zero-defined <div class="node-body article-body">Engineers installed an instrumentation system that monitors key data and employs data collected to help develop next-generation, high-efficiency appliances in conjunction with Purdue University.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/geothermal/purdue-s-reneww-house-net-zero-defined" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/geothermal/purdue-s-reneww-house-net-zero-defined#comments Geothermal Residential Plumbing Registered User Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:03:00 +0000 433761 at http://contractormag.com AGU renovation project to go beyond net-zero http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/agu-renovation-project-go-beyond-net-zero <div class="node-body article-body">The vision was of a building that could stand as a model for reducing energy requirements and carbon emissions in a commercial space. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/agu-renovation-project-go-beyond-net-zero" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/agu-renovation-project-go-beyond-net-zero#comments Commercial Plumbing Registered User Fri, 10 Feb 2017 21:56:00 +0000 433751 at http://contractormag.com Pros, cons and return on investment http://contractormag.com/yates/pros-cons-and-return-investment <div class="node-body article-body">Think about how many times you’ve asked yourself the same question of “Is it worth the investment?"</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/yates/pros-cons-and-return-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/yates/pros-cons-and-return-investment#comments Yates Plumbing Registered User Fri, 10 Feb 2017 20:53:00 +0000 433731 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock Classic summer camp returns to life thanks to new hot water systems http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/classic-summer-camp-returns-life-thanks-new-hot-water-systems <div class="field-deck"> A. O. Smith donates products to Camp Gallagher </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SJS Mechanical identified replacement options. Jeff Woodard, vice president of operations for Hollabaugh Brothers, said he presented the Camp Gallagher project to the team at A. O. Smith, who decided to donate the needed hot water products.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/classic-summer-camp-returns-life-thanks-new-hot-water-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing-contractor/classic-summer-camp-returns-life-thanks-new-hot-water-systems#comments Plumbing Contractor Registered User Fri, 10 Feb 2017 19:28:00 +0000 433701 at http://contractormag.com