4 design advantages of using linear shower drains

Posted on Wednesday Dec 06, 2017 at 10:40PM in General

Bathroom design has changed significantly in recent years. Today’s high-end showers showcase elegant tiles, more generous square footage and custom features such as benches, storage nooks and heated floors outside the door.

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4 home automation technologies for the plumbing industry

Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017 at 10:49AM in General

What makes home automation so appealing? It isn’t just the “cool” factor. The latest advancements in smart home technology will help you keep your customers’ biggest investment safe, dry and energy efficient. Helping homeowners take advantage of home automation can also help you grow your business by giving customers innovative ways to improve their living spaces.

1. Leak prevention systems

Flooding and water leaks are a nightmare for homeowners – and that’s before you calculate damage and cleanup costs. State-of-the-art leak prevention systems are designed to automatically shut off water flow from a home’s main water valve just seconds after a leak is detected, providing your customers with reliable leak protection and invaluable peace of mind.

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6 tips for working on plumbing in historic homes

Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017 at 10:40AM in General

For plumbers, the toughest part of repairing or renovating a historic home is dealing with the unknown.

What problems lurk behind those thick, aging walls and ceilings, or under the bathroom floors? How can you get a handle on the job if you don’t know what kind of pipes you have, what shape they’re in or how they may have been altered over the years?

Every home is different. But a little planning can help you identify and address common plumbing concerns for your customers.

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