Solar innovation 27 May 2013
Bosch Product Manager Julia Williams believes solar hot water systems are a logical addition to Bosch’s product range.
Toilets get new ventilation 27 May 2013
A new technology that removes unwanted odours from the toilet is a potential upsell for plumbers and could put an end to smelly bathrooms forever.
World Plumbing Day 2013 gets bigger 27 May 2013
The world celebrated World Plumbing Day on 11 March 11 and there was much fanfare across all nations from the UK to Australia and the US to Africa.
Ezygrind makes it safe 01 Apr 2013
Sutton Tools brings you an exciting new innovation - Ezygrind to offer you the solution for efficient pipe cutting at or below floor level. Suitable for cutting pipes from the inside including: encased pipes, pipe penetrations, conduits, storm water, sewer, WC’s, shower drains, floor wastes, down pipes and inspection openings.
The story of ‘Pippy’, Pipe Perfection’s Morris J Van 27 Mar 2013
Ask any plumber and he’ll tell you they stumble across all sorts of things as they visit their customers. That’s how Darren Clancy came up with the idea of restoring a J Van and using it to market his plumbing business.
Passive house actively green 25 Feb 2013
To support its entry in to the Australian housing sector, Ichijo Technological Homes selected a Passivhaus-certified unit supplied by Stiebel Eltron Australia (SEA) as the foundation for its heat recovery ventilation system, enabling it to build an energy efficient house that achieved over 8 stars in NatHERS rating.
Plumbing community comes together 06 Feb 2013
World Plumbing Day in 2013 is destined to be bigger and better than ever, as the World Plumbing Industry comes together to celebrate and recognise the value of this day. The World Plumbing Council’s mission statement says it all – “To promote the role of plumbing in improving public health and safeguarding the environment, by uniting the World Plumbing Industry for the benefit of All.
The multi-fit grommet 16 Dec 2012
Tools are the lifeblood of any tradie. Without flexible efficient tools the tradie’s job would be significantly more difficult. Here is a tool that should be the staple of any plumber’s tool bag.
Plumbing: Take it personally 11 Nov 2012
Jeff Patchell reports on the recent General Meeting of the World Plumbing Council (WPC) he attended in Brisbane and calls for plumbers to get involved with the WPC.
Bosch brings down the hammer 28 Aug 2012
This year, Bosch celebrates 80 years of hammer expertise by launching a new range of powerful hammers, as well as introducing Bosch Vibration Control technology to its premium 2kg hammers range.