Plumbing News Roundup: February 2024

Plumbing News Roundup: February 2024


A lot is happening in the plumbing industry in the month of February. Continue reading our news roundup to learn more about what’s happening in the industry this month. The Surge Of Heat Pump Water Heaters Amid an ecological awakening, the global heat pump water heater market is making great strides towards a greener future. By 2030, this emerging sector is expected to reach $10.7 billion, driven by a robust compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11.2%. At the forefront are innovations such as the Therma V R290 Monobloc from LG Electronics Inc. and the Ecodan R290 heat pump from […]

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Plumbing News Roundup: January 2024

Plumbing News Roundup: January 2024


A lot is happening in the plumbing industry in the month of January. Continue reading our news roundup to learn more about what’s happening in the industry this month. Questions Emerge Over Lead Pipe Replacement Partnership Wausau will reconsider a highly anticipated public-private partnership to replace lead service lines amid questions about language in the proposed agreement and connections to a company at the center of a controversy over military housing plagued with mold, rodents and lead paint. The City Council in December unanimously approved working with Community Infrastructure Partners, the only company to submit qualifications for the project, to […]

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The Dangers of Plumbing

The Dangers of Plumbing


When you think of dangerous jobs, most people think of soldiers, firefighters, and police officers. While you may scoff, even working in an office where you sit at a desk for eight hours carries potential dangers. However, plumbers are no exception to danger and encounter many risks while on the job every day that put their health and lives on the line. In this blog, we cover a couple of those risks in detail. Keep on reading for more! Natural Gas  Leaks and damaged gas lines can cause natural gas to mix with oxygen. Excessive amounts of inhalation could cause […]

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Plumbing News Roundup: December 2023

Plumbing News Roundup: December 2023


A lot is happening in the plumbing industry in the month of December. Continue reading our news roundup to learn more about what’s happening in the industry this month. Water Heater That Helps Cut Man-Animal Conflict Wins UN Award Three years ago, when she was still using a chulha to heat water for bathing, Jaindra Khobragade – an ASHA (Accredited Social Health Activist) worker in Nanded village in Bramhapuri forest area of ​​Chandrapur district – had to walk nearly 5 miles to get firewood in the jungle. In addition to the physical strain, there was a very real threat: an […]

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Plumbing News Roundup: September 2023

Plumbing News Roundup: September 2023


A lot is happening in the plumbing industry in the month of September. Continue reading our news roundup to learn more about what’s happening in the industry this month. Service World Expo 2023 When: October 3rd-6th, 2023 Where: Phoenix Convention Center, AZ Service World is considered the largest contractor event in the country. Her Time schedule is packed with a ton of industry leaders and even features an appearance from the great soccer player Tim Tebow! Between the fair and the speakers, this event is a can’t miss! Click here for more information.  Finally, A Water Heater That Plugs In […]

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Plumbing News Roundup: August 2023

Plumbing News Roundup: August 2023


A lot is happening in the plumbing industry in the month of August. Continue reading our news roundup to learn more about what’s happening in the industry this month. Service World Expo 2023 When: October 3rd-6th, 2023 Where: Phoenix Convention Center, AZ Service World is considered the largest contractor event in the country. Her Time schedule is packed with a ton of industry leaders and even features an appearance from the great soccer player Tim Tebow! Between the fair and the speakers, this event is a can’t miss! Click here for more information.  Some States Reject Federal Money To Replace […]

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Plumbing News Roundup: July 2023

Plumbing News Roundup: July 2023


A lot is happening in the plumbing industry in the month of July. Continue reading our news roundup to learn more about what’s happening in the industry this month. Oatey Women’s Resource Network sponsors Construction Camp for Girls Oatey Co., a leading manufacturer in the plumbing industry since 1916, recently sponsored a plumbing day at Northeast Ohio Let’s Build Construction Camp for Girls, a program for middle-school-aged and high-school-aged girls to attend a free week-long camp to explore the construction trades, architecture, engineering, and construction manufacturing through hands-on experiences and field trips. As a Premier Sponsor of the program, Oatey’s […]

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Plumbing News Roundup: June 2023

Plumbing News Roundup: June 2023


A lot is happening in the plumbing industry in the month of June. Continue reading our news roundup to learn more about what’s happening in the industry this month. Watts debuts new training center in Fort Worth, Texas Watts Water Technologies held a ribbon-cutting ceremony in April to celebrate the grand opening of its latest training center in Fort Worth, Texas. The new 250,000-square-foot facility is customized for training, administration and manufacturing, and joins five other Watts Works Learning Centers across North America. In addition to a working mechanical room with pressurized water lab, the facility includes a 3,600 square […]

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Plumbing News Roundup: May 2023

Plumbing News Roundup: May 2023


A lot is happening in the plumbing industry in the month of May. Continue reading our news roundup to learn more about what’s happening in the industry this month.

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What Sets A Professional Plumber Apart from the Rest?

What Sets A Professional Plumber Apart from the Rest?


Some homeowners prefer to fix plumbing problems themselves or ask an amateur handyman to take a crack at the problem – rather than paying for a professional plumber. While hiring professional plumbing services may seem unnecessary to some, there’s a reason why plumbers are so important. Let’s talk about why you get what you pay for when it comes to plumbing — and why choosing a professional is always worth it!

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