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Electric Eel Model CT countertop drain-cleaning machine
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Gorlitz Model GO 68HD electric drain-cleaning machine
<p>Gorlitz&rsquo;s Model GO 68HD heavy duty electric drain-cleaning machine features a power, motor and gearbox combination.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
General Pipe Cleaners Model DRZ drain-cleaning machine
<p>General Pipe Cleaners&rsquo; compact, lightweight Model DRZ power drain cleaner quickly, cleanly and quietly clears clogs.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Milwaukee Tool cordless M12 Drain Snake
<p>Milwaukee Tool&rsquo;s cordless M12 Drain Snake is developed specifically for cleaning fixtures and small drain lines up to 25&rsquo; long.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
KWC INTRO bath line
<p>KWC&rsquo;s INTRO bath line features a Neoperl Cach&eacute; SSR E swiveling jet regulator.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Mansfield Plumbing QuantumOne toilets
<p>Mansfield Plumbing&rsquo;s six QuantumOne pressure-assist, high-efficiency toilets are rated MaP Premium.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Franke 3-in-1 filter faucets
<p>Franke&rsquo;s 3-in-1 filter faucets produce hot, cold and filtered water all from one faucet.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Newport Brass bath collection
<p>Newport Brass&rsquo; Roosevelt Bath collection features solid brass construction as well as smooth ceramic valves that meet WaterSense and CalGreen standards.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
American Standard electronic faucet collection
<p>American Standard&rsquo;s Beale high-arc kitchen faucet collection features a Selectronic touchless model.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Pfister Avalon and Bronson faucet collections
<p>Pfister&rsquo;s Avalon and Bronson collections are offered exclusively to trade professionals.&nbsp;</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
MTI Baths organic sink
<p>MTI Bath&rsquo;s Continuum sink reuses the countertop cut-out to form a faux bottom of the sink.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Moen’s Permanent magnet motor food disposer
<p>Moen&rsquo;s disposals feature VORTEX permanent magnet motor technology.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
WD-40 Specialist Spray & Stay Gel Lubricant
<p>WD-40&rsquo;s Specialist Spray &amp; Stay Gel Lubricant is a no-drip, no-mess lubricant for vertical surfaces and moving parts.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Bonomi brass ball valves with spring return handles
<p>Bonomi&rsquo;s low-torque three-way, four-seated brass ball valves with spring return handles provide &ldquo;deadman&rdquo; mixing or diversion operations.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
“Lessons Learned: Brewing with Steam” by Ray Wohlfarth
<p>PM columnist Ray Wohlfarth&rsquo;s new book, &ldquo;Lessons Learned: Brewing with Steam&rdquo; will cover certain boiler topics.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
U.S. Boiler condensing boiler
<p>U.S. Boiler&rsquo;s X-C high-efficiency, stainless-steel condensing boiler is available in five sizes.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Argonics Poly Curb Box System
<p>Argonics&rsquo; three-part Speedy Sleeve Poly Curb Box System includes a polyurethane sleeve, a valve box and a PVC extension pipe.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Klein Tools multifunction drivers
<p>Klein Tools&rsquo; line of multibit screwdrivers and exclusive multinut drivers are designed to increase productivity and save space in a tool belt or bag.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Makita brushless paddle switch grinder
<p>Makita introduces its18V LXT lithium-ion brushless 4-1/2&rdquo; paddle switch cut-off/angle grinder with electric brake kit.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Sterling customizable shower
<p>Sterling&rsquo;s Store+ shower is customizable, enabling consumers to determine for themselves the quantity and types of storage they most value.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Watts dial set boiler fill valve
<p>Watts&rsquo; BD1156 dial set boiler fill valve provides boiler installers and end users a fast, easy and safe way to fill hydronic heating systems.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Xylem pump controller
Xylem pump controller
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Bradford White eF Series water heaters
Bradford White’s eF Series condensing power-vent water heaters combine a thermal efficiency of more than 90% and high recovery.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
PM 2016 Supply House of the Year: Texas Plumbing Supply
<p>Loyalty to its contractors leads Texas Plumbing Supply to service success.</p>
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
American Standard Water Heaters increases commercial water heater warranty
<p> Company increases commercial water heaters standard warranty coverage from three to four years and launches redesigned water heater surface.</p>
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 15:20:00 -0400
Press-fit tools allow installers to do more work in tighter spaces
Of all the benefits offered by press-fitting copper, plastic and stainless-steel pipe connections, jobsite productivity heads the list.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
PM Profile: Navien CEO Scott Lee
Navien sees momentum growing for high-efficiency technology.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
IAPMO conference rolls into Albuquerque
<p> The International Association of Plumbing &amp; Mechanical Officials said recently that it&rsquo;s on track to bring its 87th annual Education and Business Conference to Albuquerque&rsquo;s picturesque Hyatt Regency Hotel Sept. 25-29.</p>
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 13:30:00 -0400
How to eliminate ghost flow and recirculation issues
How to eliminate ghost flow and recirculation issues.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Vince Wenos joins Sloan as vice president, engineering and R&D
<p> Wenos, who has over 20 years of leadership experience in engineering and product development, will oversee the Engineering and R&amp;D operations at Sloan.&nbsp;</p>
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 12:00:00 -0400
Latest news from ASA
ASA's Network2016 hits New York City with exciting educational lineup
<p>&ldquo;There is so much to gain by attending NetworkASA, including getting some quality time with our loyal customers and manufacturing colleagues.&rdquo;</p>
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
The plumbing industry in focus
As has been the case for many years and will remain the case for years to come, the PHCP-PVF industry survives and thrives on networking and relationships.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400
ASA hosts Sacrament fly-in
The American Supply Association recently hosted a legislative fly-in for its California members in the Golden State’s capital of Sacramento.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400
ASA networking lays groundwork for A. O. Smith program
For three days last October, the A. O. Smith team updated its industry partners in Chicago at the annual NETWORK2015 conference hosted by the American Supply Association.
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Remember that your vote counts
Even if you aren’t able to vote on Election Day, in just about every state you may be able to vote early or by absentee ballot.
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Keeping the pipeline strong
Many of the members in ASA’s Industrial Piping Division (IPD) have expressed that their businesses and relationships with one another are more productive.
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400
The benefits of ASA's Operating Performance Report
For the past 34 years, the annual ASA OPR (i.e., ASA Operating Performance Report) has been an invaluable tool for providing industry benchmarks.
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400
ASA continues workforce development effort
The need for members to find new talented employees continues to be at the forefront of the ASA Board of Directors’ mind.
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Industry legend Fred Keenan passes away at age 101
<p> The Fred V. Keenan Lifetime Achievement Award bears his name and recognizes those individuals who have distinguished themselves by serving to build a better PHCP-PVF industry.</p>
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:00:00 -0400
ASA hires codes and standards director
<p> The American Supply Association recently announced the hiring of Hugo Aguilar to the role of director of codes and standards.</p>
Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400
F.W. Webb’s Coutermarsh to receive ASA IPD Award of Excellence
<p> The award will be presented to Coutermarsh during the IPD Breakfast sponsored by Anderson Metals Corp., on Thursday morning, Sept. 29.</p>
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:30:00 -0400
Innovation is not about you
<p> Innovation Corner &mdash; July 2016</p>
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Bradford White and ASA Partner for a Stronger Industry
<p> Industry Partnerships: paying your dues is the easy part</p>
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Leveraging social media for professional networking
<p> In May, the ASA Women in Industry Division sponsored a social media webinar presented by Ashley Petersen, the new media specialist for NIBCO.</p>
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400
ASA’s Plumbing Division Hard at Work Building Bridges
<p> The division, which represents wholesale distributors, manufacturers and manufacturers reps focusing on plumbing products, is working to present consistent and meaningful communications.</p>
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400
ASA University visualizes a new future for employee development and retention
<p> My good friend Dirk Beveridge, a leading voice of change and innovation throughout distribution, tells us that &ldquo;Without vision, there is no innovation.&rdquo;</p>
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400
All about relationships in the PHCP-PVF industry
<p> Those of us in the PHCP/PVF industry can proudly say we continue to be part of a relationship-based industry.</p>
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400
NIBCO's Steve Malm gives simple advice
<p> What is the best advice someone has given you?</p>
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400
ASA Young Executives Spring Forum presents proper selling skills
Attendees representing ASA-member distributors, manufacturers and manufacturers reps, took in a two-day seminar.
Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400
You are in the business of change
Innovation Corner — June 2016
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:29:00 -0400
ASA tackles industry workforce need
The expanding role of Women in Industry.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:10:00 -0400
ASA on the road for annual blitz
The American Supply Association’s staff recently divided into four teams for its fifth-annual member and prospect blitz.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Are disposers suitable for septic systems?
Food waste disposers are installed in more than 60 million homes in the U.S.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Continuing onward under rigorous and grinding experiences
In any endeavor where you have people looking to you for leadership, they are watching you and waiting to see how you will respond to each situation you face.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400
ASA Women in Industry mentor match
The Women in Industry Division has helped to connect women throughout the country.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400
ASA distributor members report flat April
<p> Member respondents to ASA&rsquo;s Monthly Pulse Report reported essentially flat sales growth for the month ending April 30 vs. 2015.</p>
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400
The secret to confidence
Confidence is the self-assurance that arises out of the trust in one’s own qualities and capabilities.
Wed, 15 Jun 2016 09:58:00 -0400
The wonders of networking
Historically, ASA has been successful in providing opportunities for upper-level management, company principals and upcoming industry leaders.
Wed, 15 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400
ASA hires IAPMO’s Aguilar as director of codes and standards
<p> The American Supply Association recently announced the hiring of Hugo Aguilar to the role of director of codes and standards.</p>
Wed, 08 Jun 2016 14:00:00 -0400
Without vision there is no innovation
<p> Innovation Corner &mdash; May 2016</p>
Mon, 30 May 2016 13:06:00 -0400
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Embassy Group buying group celebrates silver anniversary
<p>Embassy Group celebrates benchmark in style in Colorado Springs, Colo.</p>
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
ISH China trade show shifts focus to smart green buildings
<p>ISH China trade show shifts focus to smart green buildings.</p>
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
PHCP-PVF distributors look to hire new talent
<p>PHCP-PVF distributors are being proactive when it comes to attracting new talent to the industry.</p>
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
ASA's Network2016 hits New York City with exciting educational lineup
<p>&ldquo;There is so much to gain by attending NetworkASA, including getting some quality time with our loyal customers and manufacturing colleagues.&rdquo;</p>
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Rheem tankless water heaters
<p>Rheem expands its line of tankless water heaters with the introduction of the Prestige series condensing and mid-efficiency tankless gas water heaters.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
A. O. Smith electric heat pump
<p>A. O. Smith&rsquo;s Voltex hybrid electric heat pump line delivers efficiency and performance by heating water with ambient heat captured from the surrounding air.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Bosch Thermotechnology hydronic air handler
<p>Bosch Thermotechnology&rsquo;s hydronic air handler is a more compact and advanced replacement for traditional furnaces.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Slant/Fin hydronic app
<p>Slant/Fin&rsquo;s Hydronic Explorer app is an easy-to-use tool that lets the user quickly calculate a project&rsquo;s heating load requirements.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Caleffi hydronics book
<p>Caleffi introduces its 19th edition of &ldquo;idronics: Proven Hydronics Distribution Systems&rdquo;.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Noritz condensing tankless water heater
<p>The Noritz NR501 condensing tankless water heater is for mid-sized wholehouse applications.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
General Pipe Cleaners drain cleaner
<p>General Pipe Cleaners&lsquo; Kinetic Water Ram quickly and cleanly clears clogged drains with green power.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Milwaukee Tool new battery platform
<p>Milwaukee Tool&rsquo;s M12 REDLITHIUM compact 3.0 and XC6.0 battery packs deliver three times more runtime.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Watts Water Technologies boiler fill valves
<p>Watts&lsquo; BD1156 dial-set boiler fill valve provides boiler installers and end users a faster, easier and safer way to fill hydronic heating systems.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Markal construction markers
<p>The gel-based paint is ideal for marking on smooth or rough surfaces up to 400 &deg;F.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
College of Product Knowledge CD
<p>The College of Product Knowledge CD is simple to navigate and features more than 100 products.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Makita cordless tool platform
<p>Makita expands its 18V lithium-ion cordless tool platform with the 18V LXT lithium-ion 6.0Ah battery.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Weil-McLain condensing boiler
<p>Weil-McLain&rsquo;s GV90+ high-efficiency cast-iron boiler for energy-efficient comfort heating in residential applications features streamlined controls with simple setup.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
NEOPERL adapter kit
<p>The NEOPERL adapter kit is designed to make ordering the right replacement parts easy.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Jones Stephens cable lock
<p>Jones Stephens&rsquo; WordLock Loop and Lock cable lock allows users to secure tools, ladders and other valuables.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
John Guest plumbing fitting
<p>John Guest&rsquo;s new Reducer in 1/2&rdquo; stem by 3/8&ldquo; CT size is for use in the domestic plumbing market.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Taco thermostatic mixing valve
<p>Taco&rsquo;s 5121 mixing valve is a compact lead-free domestic water thermostatic valve designed to deliver stable, mixed water temperatures.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Water Furnace heat pump
<p>Water Furnace introduces the 5 series 500W11 single hydronic heat pump.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Legend stainless-steel manifold
<p>The Legend M-8330 manifold series includes three models.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
U.S. Boiler condensing boiler
<p>The new value-priced X-C high-efficiency boiler is in addition to U.S. Boiler Co.&lsquo;s broad line of stainless-steel condensing boilers.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Triangle Tube stainless-steel tanks
<p>Triangle Tube&rsquo;s Prestige Excellence now features stainless-steel tanks for both inside and out.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Bradley emergency signaling systems
<p>Bradley Corp.&rsquo;s customized emergency signaling systems help to quickly alert and mobilize emergency response teams.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Winters updated app
<p>Winters has updated its Tools-To-Go app with new and enhanced features.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Bonomi North America brass ball valves
<p>Bonomi North America introduces its new low-torque three-way four-seated brass ball valves with spring return handles.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Progressive Plumbing Supply acquires Jock and Meldrum
<p>Warren, Mich.-based Progressive Plumbing Supply recently acquired the assets of Jock and Meldrum Inc.</p>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Thos. Somerville celebrates 155 years in business as a PHCP distributor
<p>Thos. Somerville continues to evolve as a supplier of plumbing and HVAC supplies.</p>
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400