Finding the Right People the Key to Success for Plumbing Contractors

Let's Face it Most Plumbing Contractors Were...
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The Cast Iron Tub : Past And Present

  A Cast Iron Tub Is Still One Of the...
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Plumbing Problems Are Better Left To The Pros

The Following Are Some Of The Plumbing Problems...
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Top Seven Plumbing Products We No Longer Use

Plumbing Products Become Obsolete With Better...
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Under Sink Water Filter Is A Quick Fix For Water Woes

Under Sink Water Filter: Installation Guidelines...
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GREEN PLUMBING

Hansgrohe Kicks Off "Power of the Shower Campaign"

Hansgrohe "Power of the Shower Campaign"  Kicks Off With Hand Shower Giveaway Boy has the concept of the shower changed in the last 20 years. I remember when high-end homes went super fancy with one rain head piped through the ceiling. Maybe a few luxury homes...

New Options in High Efficiency Water Heaters

Bradford White's Icon Control Offers Exciting New Options Water Heaters Options when it comes to domestic water heating is being introduced at break neck speed. When a consumer is in need of a new water heater they are literally being bombarded with options, which is...

THE PLUMBING PRO

Looking For A New Career? How Much Do Plumbers Make?

Looking For A New Career? How Much Do Plumbers Make?

I know that most of my readers who aren’t plumbers will scream “TOO MUCH” when posed with the question “ how much do plumbers make?". We certainly aren’t here to judge. I think we can all agree being knee deep in sewage is no fun and it’s a task you’d rather leave to...

Should Google Be Directly Connecting You To Your Plumber

Should Google Be Directly Connecting You To Your Plumber

Do We Want Google Connecting Us To A Plumber? I think we can all agree that there are now countless ways to find a plumber in your area when the need arises. From traditional advertisements like the phone book, church newsletters, mailers and local business...

ARTICLES

5 Great Alternatives for Your Kitchen Work Top

Some of the materials you choose in your kitchen will be vital to its performance, and none more so than your kitchen work top. Some work surfaces are good and some are bad, but they all have a different bundle of qualities.. In this article we will look at some of...

Stainless Steel, 5 Reasons It Is Perfect for Your Kitchen

When most people think about kitchens, the first things that spring to mind are wooden cabinets and furniture; and who can blame them with the amount out there. However, perhaps they should be thinking about a different material. Stainless steel is, in my opinion, an...

DIY Projects Gone Terribly Wrong – Was It Really Worth It?

Nothing lasts forever, that’s a sad fact of life. Some things are built to be durable but even those have an expected lifespan and will one day wear out or break down. If you are a homeowner looking to save money with a DIY project on a major repair, it would really...

Plumbing Sales System : Q & A with Joe Crisara

I'd like to give a heartfelt thanks to Joe Crisara for giving his time to answer some of my questions. Please take note, Joe is extremely generous with his time and helping contractors is his life's work so don't be afraid to reach out to get a hold of him if you're...

How to Become A Plumber

Do You Have What It Takes to Become a Plumber? Most of the states in the country are short of experienced and licensed plumbers. This is mainly due to the perception of the youngsters that plumbing is for those who have a strong physical body and has nothing to do...

FAQs

Frost Proof Hose Bib And Spigot

[productspage] The Hose Bib and Its Aliases Almost every house has one but you may call it by another name. Sillcock, spigot, outdoor faucet, hydrant or hose bib are all different names for the same thing. Quite often these faucets fail from improper use or improper...

Plumbing Tools The Homeowner Would Use

What Plumbing Tools Should You Have in Your House Sink Auger (also drum auger or canister auger) It is basically a flexible cable that is coiled inside a canister with a self feeding auger bit on the end. The canister is usually connected to a handle and the canister...

TROUBLESHOOTING

Plumbing Pipe Troubleshooting: 3 Common Problems and Their Fix

Even though faucets, sinks, and toilets represent a familiar territory for weekend plumbers, often the problem occurs deep in the piping system. Not only are plumbing pipes hard to reach, but also very difficult to work with. Because these pipes are usually made of...

How to Use the International Plumbing Code: Step by Step Guide

Whether you are in the nascent stages of your plumbing career or you have worked in the field for a long time, knowing the International Plumbing Code is essential. In order to put the practices into play, you must understand how to use the code. In fact, knowing its...