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How to avoid critical Mistakes in sampling water for legionella
10 Dec 2014
GWA Limited announces agreement for sale of Dux Hot Water GWA Limited announces agreement for sale of Dux Hot Water
10 Dec 2014
Disposable... but not flushable Disposable... but not flushable
04 Dec 2014
While manufacturers claim them to be safe to flush, plumbers and contractors beg to differ.
Flushable Wipes... not so Flushable Flushable Wipes... not so Flushable
04 Dec 2014
Manufacturers of wipes have done a great job of convincing consumers about the hygienic benefits of their products; however, those labelled as ‘flushable’ are having devastating effects on sewerage systems across the globe.
Wipes Choking our Sewer Lines Wipes Choking our Sewer Lines
04 Dec 2014
Wipes may be a great cleaning cloth, but flushable wipes could cause more mess than you originally contended with. Plumbing Connection publisher Jeff Patchell finds out just how devastating flushable wipes can be on the sewerage system.
A Helping Hand A Helping Hand
01 Dec 2014
Plumbing may be dealing with lots of new codes, standards and trends, but at least with copper there’s some quick ways to stay ahead says John Fennell.
Taking on an Apprentice? Consider this... Taking on an Apprentice? Consider this...
01 Dec 2014
Employing an apprentice today is probably quite different from when you were doing your trade. David Neyle explains what you must do to prepare your business for a 21st century trainee.
The Deal with Mates Rates The Deal with Mates Rates
01 Dec 2014
People with trade skills are always faced with the old ‘mates rates’ dilemma, so how do you offer or not offer them without affecting relationships with family and friends? Brad Fallon explains.
World Plumbing Council Unveils Research Database World Plumbing Council Unveils Research Database
30 Nov 2014
The World Plumbing Council (WPC), an international organisation dedicated to developing and promoting the image and standards of the plumbing industry worldwide, is proud to announce the availability of a research database on its website.
Streamlined Convenience Streamlined Convenience
30 Nov 2014
A Melbourne-based designer has developed an attractive and practical solution to the often unsightly bath and shower combo. Justin Felix reports.
Give your Old Boots the Boot Give your Old Boots the Boot
30 Nov 2014
Hot Water Clinic: Overcoming Common Problems Hot Water Clinic: Overcoming Common Problems
30 Nov 2014
A big part of Jon Palfrey’s role as Rheem Australia’s Training Manager involves the training of plumbers and specifiers across the southern states of the country. This regular contact with the industry means that Jon is in a suitable position to explain some of the latest water heater technologies and key water heating issues facing plumbers on a daily basis. His first column sheds light on four key areas that he regularly fields questions about.
Keeping it Fresh Keeping it Fresh
30 Nov 2014
Peter Jackson discusses one of the biggest problems being discussed in New Zealand and how plumbers will play an important role in solving it.
Understanding Backflow Prevention - Education is the Key
05 Nov 2014
Peter Mclennan believes that the more we can educate people on the importance of backflow prevention, the better.
Hydraulink Launches its Exciting New Franchise Opportunity Hydraulink Launches its Exciting New Franchise Opportunity
07 Oct 2014