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15 Facts to Help You Celebrate National Toilet Paper Day

15 Facts to Help You Celebrate National Toilet Paper Day

[ 0 ] August 26, 2016 |

Today (August 26) is National Toilet Paper Day! Here are some interesting facts about toilet paper to help you celebrate this quirky event! Americans use 50% more toilet paper than other Western societies. On average, Americans use about 50 pounds of toilet paper per-person per year, compared to people in other Western countries, who use […]

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National Water Quality Month

National Water Quality Month

[ 0 ] August 24, 2016 |

If you are a fan of high quality water, you’re going to appreciate the importance of National Water Quality Month celebrated in August. It is a month to remember the importance of good, clean water for all living things. National Water Quality Month is an ideal time to learn important ways you can help do your […]

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The Pros and Cons of Vessel Sinks

The Pros and Cons of Vessel Sinks

[ 0 ] July 27, 2016 |

Vessel sinks truly couldn’t be any more classic. After all, the bathroom vessel sink is a direct descendant of the earliest sink—the wash basin—which, in the days  before indoor plumbing, was never without its trusty sidekick, the pitcher. Showy and perfect for a powder room that’s crying out for a new look. And if yours […]

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Outdoor Showers Offer Summer Convenience

Outdoor Showers Offer Summer Convenience

[ 0 ] July 1, 2016 |

It’s summer, and there’s nothing more satisfying for a parent (and fun for a kid) than watching your child play outside for hours on end. However, the thought of letting them come in and track their well-earned dirt everywhere is enough to send some parents into a small panic. Whether you’ve got a lake house, […]

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Plumbing Pipes Repurposed for Home Decor

Plumbing Pipes Repurposed for Home Decor

[ 0 ] May 25, 2016 |

On the heels of shows like “Fixer Upper” and “Rehab Addict”, home renovation is huge right now; more specifically, repurposing old items is pretty much the hottest trend in the current home design movement. Recycling old material, specifically material with an industrial feel, is extremely popular and makes for unique, conversation centerpieces. If you’re a fan of all this, you may have […]

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Virtual Welding Technology

Virtual Welding Technology

[ 0 ] April 27, 2016 |

Welding plays a key roll in the safety and success of the plumbing industry and requires hundreds of hours of learning and practice to master. Inadequate skills in this area could yield disastrous results. Fortunately, our plumbers and all members of the Cleveland plumbing industry’s Journeymen Plumbers Union Local 55 receive extensive training in this area before entering the workforce. A […]

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Plumbing Inspections to Peform Before Buying a Home

Plumbing Inspections to Peform Before Buying a Home

[ 0 ] April 11, 2016 |

Buying a home is one of the most exciting, yet nerve-wracking purchases you will ever make. Not only do you want something that fits perfectly for your family’s specific needs, but you also need something that functions well and fits within your budget. Hence, the home inspection. Included in this thorough examination is basically a professional review of the overall structure; […]

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Dual Flush Toilets

Dual Flush Toilets

[ 0 ] March 29, 2016 |

Dual flush toilets are the latest in water-conservation efforts, and have made the crossover from commercial to residential applications. Now, most well-known residential brands sell at least one dual flush model, including Kohler, American Standard, and Toto. Not only are there options, but the options are reasonably, and competitively priced. Unfortunately, due to the vast differences in design, […]

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In-Home Water Filtration Systems

In-Home Water Filtration Systems

[ 0 ] February 5, 2016 |

Water is the single most important thing to sustain life here on earth. So when the quality of a community’s water system is poor, the impact can be catastrophic. Worldwide, close to 2.5 billion people don’t have access to adequate sanitation, close to three quarters of a billion people don’t have access to clean water, and […]

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3D Printed Plumbing Fixtures

3D Printed Plumbing Fixtures

[ 0 ] January 29, 2016 |

3D Printing, also known as additive manufacturing, refers to the process of creating a three-dimensional object by successive layering of material through a computer controlled robot. This technology was first introduced in the early 1980′s, but has really taken off in the last decade or so, and has really found a place in the aerospace, architecture, […]

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