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Milwaukee Tool introduced new drain-cleaning equipment at its annual New Product Symposium on June 7.

PHC News attended the trade media exclusive event and will...more...

Speedtown Comfort Heating and Cooling, Speedway, Indiana, and Johnson Controls  teamed up to install an HVAC system in a mortgage-free home honoring a U.S. military...more...

Private equity firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice has agreed to acquire the Waterworks business unit of North American industrial distributor HD Supply for $2.5 billion....more...

Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, launched Gamut.com.

Gamut.com uses a proprietary information system that...more...

The International Association of Plumbing & Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) and the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) executed an agreement transferring ownership of the National Standard Plumbing...more...

The Acrobat 180 is now available for the underground/construction market for butt fusion of 63mm to 180mm HDPE pipe and fittings with a variety of...more...

The TURBOPOWER 96 Gas-Fired, Fire-tube, Storage Water Heater features 96 percent thermal efficiency. The product also comes with a tank and removable heat exchanger fabricated...more...

The Mini E Thermostatic Tankless Water Heaters are an electronically controlled version of the Mechanical Mini Water Heaters. Features include an electronic control board and...more...

I’ve been to a handful of training rooms across the industry. Some have beautiful shrines dedicated to hydronics that include functional equipment. Some have a...more...

One man. Four employees. Three vans. Fast forward to 2017, and you get a staff of 120 talented people who provide exceptional service for more...more...

Lawyers love mechanic’s liens. More specifically, lawyers love correcting mechanic’s liens that contractors or lien-filing services frequently prepare incorrectly. Contractors see liens as a terrific...more...

Standing in line at the supply house, I heard the fellow in front of me talking to the employee working the counter.  

“I’m sorry,...more...

According to recent statistics, 500 million tweets are sent each day, and almost 67 percent of U.S. companies with more than 100 employees use Twitter...more...

A total of 76 miles of pipe were installed, ahead of schedule and under budget, despite more than 3,500 RFIs, $7 million in scope changes, a...more...

I have worked in this industry my entire teenage and adult life. I started at my father’s mechanical contracting business from age 15, then, as a...more...

Have you ever wanted to design a domestic hot water system that worked — one that provided 105- to 110-degree hot water in two seconds...more...

Every few years I schedule a checkup at my doctors. They check vitals, put me on the scale and ask questions about any health issues....more...

When you look at the heating controls market today, things aren’t as simple as they were 10 years ago, let alone 50. Electronic controls are...more...

In 1961, John Guest opened his doors and planted the seeds of innovation that, well, fits. It was his spirit and invention of the first...more...

A bill winding its way through the Michigan legislature hopes to lower the cost of underground pipelines for drinking water, wastewater or storm water infrastructure projects....more...