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As Fluidmaster celebrates its 60th year of operation, the company has announced its participation at the 2017 ISH Trade Fair focused on the Bathroom Experience...more...

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Armstrong Fluid Technology

The PUMP MANAGER is a web-based service that leverages the embedded intelligence and connectivity available through its technologically new line of Design Envelope pumps to...more...

Marketair's Pipe Prop, a rooftop adjustable piping support system for HVAC, plumbing, roofing, and electrical applications, received a Certificate of Listing from the International Association...more...

ServiceTitan has announced it has partnered with ClearPathGPS, a company that provides GPS vehicle tracking across a wide variety of industries.

“Home service business owners...more...

BJM Pumps has added Randy Gonzalez and Cameron Rodriguez-Miller to the team.  

Gonzalez will serve as Warehouse Technician. His responsibilities include warehouse inventory management...more...

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Uponor North America

Making it easier to provide the reliability, high-performance, and efficiency of an AquaPEX plumbing system for homes and multifamily structures is the ProPEX connections for...more...

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Milwaukee Tool

The WORKSKIN Light Weight Performance Shirts help users stay cool and comfortable in warm conditions.

Available in both long and short sleeve, the shirts utilize...more...

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Willoughby Industries 

The Envy two- and three-station solid surface lavatory systems are an addition to the commercial lavatory lineup. These new lavatory decks, available in nine designer...more...

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California Faucets

The Morro Bay widespread faucet boasts clean geometric lines and a distinctive spout built from two intersecting bars of solid brass. Faucets in this series...more...

ServiceTitan, the manufacturer of software for residential HVAC, plumbing and electrical service businesses in the U.S., announced it has partnered with Plumbing & HVAC SEO,...more...

bluefrog Plumbing + Drain has opened its first Louisiana location in Belle Chasse.

Owned and operated by president and GM Manny Mitten, the new bluefrog...more...

MrSteam, the manufacturer of a wide selection of steam shower products and accessories, has appointed Sandra Pearce as marketing manager and T.J. Mullally as Southern...more...

AB&I Foundry, an Oakland-based company that manufactures cast iron pipe and fittings for the plumbing industry, has joined the REV Net Business Sustainability Group, part...more...

Carrier has announced inductees into its Dealer Hall of Fame at the 2017 Carrier Factory Authorized Dealer National Meeting in New Orleans. Established to recognize...more...

Las Vegas-based CARE Complex unveiled its renovated facility after volunteer contractors completed roughly $300,000 worth of work on the weeks-long project and donated an additional...more...

EMCOR Group, Inc., a Fortune 500 company in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services, has been ranked No. 2 among the...more...

LUXE Linear Drains’ entire collection of commercial and residential linear and tile insert shower drains have earned cUPC certificate of listing from IAPMO Research and...more...

LG Electronics USA Air Conditioning Technologies has added two more industry veterans, to the sales organization: William Danford, named as Northeast regional manager; and Sean...more...

Adam Keane, executive vice-president of Allied Body Works Inc., was installed as 53rd president of NTEA - The Association for the Work Truck Industry. He...more...

Reliable Controls is ensuring its products and processes are free of hazardous substances by declaring Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS2) Compliance on its MACH-Pro line...more...

Nu Flow America has entered into a definitive trademark agreement with Specialized Pipe Technologies (SPT) to expand services offered; Aquam Corporation owns both Nu Flow...more...

Fujitsu General America’s New York City “Air Stage,” the company’s Solution Center, is available free-of-charge for professional events and meetings with topics that focus on...more...

The details of Flint's lead service line replacement plan for 2017 were included in a March 8 filing with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality....more...

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Utility

The safer choice for dissolving scale. Easy-to-use powder makes a gallon of solution that removes scale deposits from coils, tankless water heaters, condensers, toilets, urinals,...more...

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Taco Comfort Solutions

Taco’s new LeakBreaker is a water heater leak protection device that guards against flood damage from a leaking water heater. It consists of a control...more...

Genesee County is planning to build a connector to the Karegnondi Water Authority pipeline in order to start treating Lake Huron water and allow the...more...

The Bureau of Labor Statistics February jobs report marks another month of growth in construction employment. Of the 235,000 jobs created in February, 25 percent...more...

ServiceTitan, a provider of business management software for home service businesses, announced it has completed an $80 million Series B funding round led by ICONIQ...more...

Armstrong Fluid Technology announced that its employees have donated $10,000 to WaterAid, an international charity dedicated to providing access to safe water, hygiene and sanitation...more...

The New Flat Rate, a provider of menu pricing for residential home service companies, is hosting a seminar at the Hilton Garden Inn, Atlanta...more...

Nexstar Network has announced the hiring of Michael Jahnl for its training manager role.

Jahnl has 15 years of experience in training and communications, having...more...

Fujitsu General America has appointed Kal Osman to director of product management. Osman has more than 20 years of experience in the HVAC industry, and...more...

Fernco’s new app was designed as a solution when determining which Fernco coupling size should be used in the application.

The app offers a user-friendly...more...

MCEE 2017, the biggest Canadian event for the HVACR, plumbing, electrical and lighting industries, is coming to Montreal on April 26 and 27. This event...more...

Shapiro & Duncan, Inc. was recognized by Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. with the Eagle Award for Mechanical Projects $10 million and above for its...more...

Mayor Karen Weaver and FAST Start Coordinator Michael C. McDaniel told hundreds of participants attending the Flint Water Infrastructure Summit this week that copper pipe...more...

Mike Agugliaro, co-owner of Gold Medal Service and founder of CEO Warrior, has launched his fifth book, Why Your Business Sucks.

Why Your Business Sucks...more...

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Webstone

Patented Isolator E-X-P Service Valve Kits allow for quicker, consistent quality tankless water heater installations with fewer leak paths. Now available with Pro-Connect Push ends...more...

While members of the Copper Development Association helped Flint, Mich., obtain enough copper pipe to replace service lines in about 5,000 homes at a discount...more...

Dunkirk Boilers is a proud to sponsor Kristy and Anna Berington of Seeing Double Sled Dog Racing as they participate in the 2017 Iditarod. The...more...

The Hydraulic Institute (HI) announced that Taco Comfort Solutions’ pump test laboratory in Cranston, Rhode Island, received approval through HI’s Pump Test Lab Approval Program....more...

Texas contractor and Morrison Supply counter salesperson both win Sportsters.

Armstrong Fluid Technology announced the winners of Harley Davidson Sportster motorcycles in its Cruisin’ with...more...

It was a record-setting year for the 2017 AHR Expo, which took place Jan. 30-Feb. 1 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. In total, 68,000...more...

There is a notion being propagated by importers of Chinese-made cast iron soil pipe and fittings that the use of “virgin” pig iron as a...more...

The Water Quality Association (WQA), based in Lisle, Illinois, is a not-for-profit association for the residential commercial, and industrial water treatment industry, representing more than...more...

PHC News set out to look for the Top Contractors — plumbing, HVAC and mechanical — across the U.S., and what we found were some...more...

While many kinds of construction claims exist, two of the most popular ones are: breach of contract and negligence. Payment disputes, for example, are typically...more...

On Jan. 24, President Donald Trump made good on two of his campaign promises by signing executive orders to revive the Dakota Access and Keystone...more...

Improper sizing of a drain line, heating or air-conditioning unit leads to poor performance, which results in you and your customer not being happy campers....more...

There was an era between the use of rudimentary candles and lamps and the petroleum and coal powered economy of today. In the time between...more...

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﷯﷯Much like when refrigerants with CFCs began to be phased out, combustion heating is on the same track. The Paris Agreement (COP21) (bit.do/LinkCOP21﷯) is all...more...

﷯Another year and another well-attended AHR event. ﷯Perhaps it was ﷯the Vegas location and the mild weather that drew a record crowd. The mood of...more...

When central heating first came about, there was no electricity to be found in a heating system. That’s hard to imagine as we look at...more...

Did you go to the AHR Show in Las Vegas? Thanks so much to PHC News and Bradford White for hosting my presentation. My topic...more...

﷯A﷯re you talking with owners about what types of systems they use in their facilities?﷯ If so, how often? ﷯They talk about the challenges﷯ with...more...

`Sun Capital Partners, Inc., a private investment firm based in Boca Raton, Fla., announced that an affiliate has completed the acquisition of Horizon Services, Inc.,...more...

AquaMotion Inc., a US manufacturer of Patented circulators, ECM circulators, and recirculation systems, was awarded Canadian Patent No. 2,883,495 for its pump design with flushable...more...

The GeoSync vertical water-to-air heat pump features CF Microchannel Air Coil for increased 2-stage efficiency. The product also features a patent pending overall unit design...more...

These Press System Extended Adapters have been specifically designed to ensure they have the necessary length for a p﷯ress crimp. The new extended adapters are...more...

Weil-McLain has launched its 2017 School of Better Heating training program, an annual series of comprehensive, personalized training seminars for plumbing and heating professionals.

The...more...

GPS Insight, a provider of GPS tracking and electronic logs for commercial and government fleets, took home three awards for customer service Feb. 24 at...more...

ServiceTitan was named the winner of Gold and Bronze Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service at the 11th Annual Stevie Awards.

The ServiceTitan...more...

Designed as a PEX pipe system, the EvoPEX plumbing system extends beyond the traditional pipe-and-fitting solutions to be inclusive of fittings, PEX pipe, outlet boxes,...more...

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General Pipe Cleaners

The new Model DRZ economical power drain cleaner from General Pipe Cleaners quickly and cleanly clears clogs from 1-1/4- to 3-inch sink, tub and laundry...more...

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Laars

 

Laars Heating Systems now offers a 150- to 2,500-gallon electric water heater, from 12 to 360 kW, that feature 150 psi ASME code glass lining,...more...

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Uponor

The ProPEX lead-free (LF) brass valves for residential plumbing applications are constructed from ECO BRASS lead-free brass and includes a 10-year warranty. The valves comply...more...

Brasscraft Manufacturing Company announced the launch of its newly built website. The website has been designed with the plumber in mind, providing a user-friendly experience...more...

Colby and Gale, a heating oil company in Damariscotta, Maine, surprised a dozen specially chosen customers this past Valentine’s Day with chocolates, roses and a free...more...