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    Stylishly Serving the Building Trade

    By Adam Freill

    The average home under construction right now in Canada will receive two to three bathrooms, plus a kitchen that will serve as the hub for its residents. This presents plenty of opportunities for plumbers working with custom… Continue Reading

    Hittin’ the Sky with Tye

    By Greg Dalgetty

    Some people resign themselves to a long, boring commute to the cottage. Others learn how to fly a plane.

    Tye Leishman falls into the latter category. The native of Powell River, B.C., got his pilot licence 14 years ago, back when… Continue Reading

    There’s No Beating High-Tech Heating

    By Greg Dalgetty

    With summer behind us, it’s time to turn our attention once again to heating season. And, just like the changing of the seasons, you can always count on new technology and trends in the heating market.

    Evolving government… Continue Reading

    At the Olympics, with Scott Russell

    By Adam Freill

    Scott Russell is an unabashed Olympic booster, and he’s looking forward to adding Rio to his long run of moments and memories.

    "It is the greatest spectacle," stated the Gemini Award-winning broadcaster during an… Continue Reading

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    CIPHEX Roadshow 2017 Dates Announced

    The Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating has announced the dates and locations for its 2017 CIPHEX Roadshow. Events will be held in St. John’s, N.L. (September 21), Edmonton (October 17) and Regina (October 19).
    “The CIPHEX… Continue Reading

    ECCO Supply Adds to Team

    Sean Hutmacher has been named the director of sales branch operations for ECCO Supply. Hutmacher has more than 20 years of experience in the HVAC industry, including working as an outside sales representative for ECCO Supply in Calgary in… Continue Reading

    Salus Controls Announces New Appointments

    November 30, 2016

    Salus Controls, a provider of connected controls for hydronic heating and HVAC systems, has announced two new appointments.

    Bill Lowe has been named the new director of sales for Salus North America. Bringing more than 30… Continue Reading

    PPI Offers Free Pipe Design Calculator

    November 30, 2016

    Looking for help sizing PEX, PE-RT and CPVC plastic pressure pipe and tubing? The Plastics Pipe Institute (PPI) has you covered.

    Their free Plastic Pressure Pipe Design Calculator is available online at plasticpipecalculator.com.… Continue Reading

    Goodman Launches DealerFirst Mobile App

    November 24, 2016

    Goodman’s DealerFirst mobile app is available now for Android and iOS devices.

    Designed to give contractors immediate access to a robust set of service, sales and business tools, the app guides users through everything… Continue Reading

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