Residential Plumbing http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6597/more en Mr. Rooter named Franchisees’ Choice by Canadian Franchise Association http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/mr-rooter-named-franchisees-choice-canadian-franchise-association <div class="node-body article-body">The Franchisees’ Choice designees are CFA member franchise systems who voluntarily took part in an independently administered survey. Franchisees were asked to assess their franchisor in key areas of the franchise business model.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/mr-rooter-named-franchisees-choice-canadian-franchise-association" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/mr-rooter-named-franchisees-choice-canadian-franchise-association#comments Residential Plumbing Mon, 08 May 2017 22:59:00 +0000 435561 at http://contractormag.com Nexstar Legacy Foundation names Cinnamo as executive director http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/nexstar-legacy-foundation-names-cinnamo-executive-director <div class="node-body article-body">Cinnamo comes to the foundation with more than a decade of experience in nonprofit fundraising and development. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/nexstar-legacy-foundation-names-cinnamo-executive-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/nexstar-legacy-foundation-names-cinnamo-executive-director#comments Residential Plumbing Wed, 03 May 2017 16:10:00 +0000 435511 at http://contractormag.com ServiceTitan, The Seal partner to vouch for home service techs http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/servicetitan-seal-partner-vouch-home-service-techs <div class="node-body article-body">Verification tools are used to automatically send customers confirmations with proof of licenses, insurance and employee background checks. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/servicetitan-seal-partner-vouch-home-service-techs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/servicetitan-seal-partner-vouch-home-service-techs#comments Plumbing Contractor Residential Plumbing Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:20:00 +0000 435311 at http://contractormag.com Working at Ward Mfg.: A family affair http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/working-ward-mfg-family-affair <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored Content by Ward Mfg. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Amy O&rsquo;Conners is a customer service representative at Ward Mfg.&rsquo;s corporate headquarters in Blossburg, Pa. She is a second-generation employee; her father, Gerald O&rsquo;Conners, retired from Ward&rsquo;s Plant 1 in 2015 as a supervisor on the molding line in the production unit after 46 years of service. His son worked at Ward for a time, and other O&rsquo;Conners&rsquo; relatives can be found working at the plumbing pipe and fittings manufacturer.</p></div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/working-ward-mfg-family-affair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/working-ward-mfg-family-affair#comments Commercial Plumbing Pipefitting Residential Plumbing Tue, 04 Apr 2017 15:43:00 +0000 434941 at http://contractormag.com Sioux Chief celebrates 60 years in plumbing industry http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/sioux-chief-celebrates-60-years-plumbing-industry <div class="node-body article-body">The company was founded in August 1957 by the late Martin E. Ismert Jr., and got its start packaging specialty fasteners and other items geared toward residential plumbing jobs.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/sioux-chief-celebrates-60-years-plumbing-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/sioux-chief-celebrates-60-years-plumbing-industry#comments Residential Plumbing Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:40:00 +0000 434891 at http://contractormag.com LIXIL’s SATO toilet finalist in World Changing Ideas Awards http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/lixil-s-sato-toilet-finalist-world-changing-ideas-awards <div class="node-body article-body">The winners and finalists in the 2017 World Changing Ideas Awards program will be highlighted in the magazine’s April 2017 issue.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/lixil-s-sato-toilet-finalist-world-changing-ideas-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/lixil-s-sato-toilet-finalist-world-changing-ideas-awards#comments Residential Plumbing Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:27:00 +0000 434841 at http://contractormag.com ARS/Rescue Rooter, RighTime team up to help San Diego veteran http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/arsrescue-rooter-rightime-team-help-san-diego-veteran <div class="node-body article-body">The ARS Cares program donates an HVAC system or water heater to a veteran in need by enlisting the help of local veterans’ agencies. Once a veteran in need is identified, ARS works with its local service center and ensures the installation process goes smoothly. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/arsrescue-rooter-rightime-team-help-san-diego-veteran" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/arsrescue-rooter-rightime-team-help-san-diego-veteran#comments Residential Plumbing Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:41:00 +0000 434831 at http://contractormag.com It’s all about water at ISH http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/it-s-all-about-water-ish <div class="node-body article-body">Plumbing and hydronic heating contractors know how important water is -- for drinking, showering and heating. Editor-in-Chief Robert Mader made the trek to Germany to find out the hottest new trends in plumbing and hydronics systems that will come to the States eventually or, at the very least, new concepts that will get you thinking.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/it-s-all-about-water-ish" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/residential-plumbing/it-s-all-about-water-ish#comments Hydronics Systems Residential Plumbing Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:07:00 +0000 434761 at http://contractormag.com Source - Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH / Pietro Sutera Quality Products Made by Superior, Long-time Workers http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/quality-products-made-superior-long-time-workers <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored Content by Ward Manufacturing </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>For 93 years, Ward Mfg. has provided quality jobs to American workers. Back in 1924, Joseph Ward founded the company in Blossburg, Pa., manufacturing a small line of cast-iron steam and drainage fittings, as well as plugs and bushings. The fledgling company&rsquo;s reputation as a quality manufacturer began to grow and soon began adding capabilities to make Class 150 malleable iron fittings (1928) and malleable iron pipe unions (1938).</p></div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/quality-products-made-superior-long-time-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/quality-products-made-superior-long-time-workers#comments Commercial Plumbing Pipefitting Residential Plumbing Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:21:00 +0000 434601 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 Silver Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:03:00 +0000 433761 at http://contractormag.com