Radiant/Hydronics

Innovation at the Wood Stove Decathlon

Creating easy-to-use, efficient and affordable stoves.
By Erin Holohan Haskell
No Comments

The large, white tent glowed in the middle of the National Mall, a cozy contrast to the crisp November night settling in around it. A dozen chimneys poked through the roof, each representing a bright idea nurtured into reality — a new take on an old technology and a contribution toward the future of energy.


Read More

Talking to my computer

My first experience teaching an online course.
By John Siegenthaler, P.E.
No Comments

Last fall, I taught my first online course dealing with designing hydronic heating systems. The course was titled “Mastering Hydronic System Design.” It was a collaborative effort between HeatSpring Learning Institute, BNP Media’s CE Campus and myself.


Read More

PM Profile: Viega’s Dave Garlow

New Viega CEO puts emphasis on training and product innovation.
No Comments

Construction activity will increase as the need to attract young people to plumbing and heating trades grows.


Read More

‘Mastering Hydronic System Design’students can earn AIA credit

American Institute of Architects has approved the 10-week online course “Mastering Hydronic System Design”
No Comments

The American Institute of Architects has approved the 10-week online course “Mastering Hydronic System Design” for 26HSW Learning Units. AIA members need 18 learning units per year, 12 of which must be on Health, Safety and Welfare topics.


Read More

Knowledge is the greatest gift you can give

When I’m 64.
By Dan Holohan
No Comments

I turn 64 this month and if I knew I was going to live this long I would have taken better care of myself. Will you still need me; will you still feed me, when I’m 64? Hope so.


Read More

Boilers recalled due to CO poisoning hazards

No Comments

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, along with boiler manufacturers U.S. Boiler Co., New Yorker Boiler Co. and Crown Boiler Co., announced voluntary recalls of boiler models due to carbon monoxide poisoning hazards.


Read More

A. O. Smith names Chisolm VP-marketing

No Comments

A. O. Smith appointed David S. Chisolm as vice president-marketing for its North American water heater business.


Read More

Combining outdoor reset control and heat pumps

Don’t overcook it.
By John Siegenthaler, P.E.
No Comments

In past columns, we’ve discussed geothermal water-to-water heat pumps and air-to-water heat pumps via hydronic heat sources. Both can be a great match to low-temperature hydronic distribution systems.


Read More

Siegenthaler, Holohan to headline PM LIVE!

John Siegenthaler and Dan Holohan will present educational sessions at PM LIVE! during the 2014 AHR Expo.
One Comment

PM Hydronics Editor John Siegenthaler and longtime columnist Dan Holohan will present educational sessions Jan. 22, 2014, at PM LIVE! during the AHR Expo in New York City.


Read More

Hybrid water heater

Eternal’s GUI20 hybrid water heater provides homeowners with endless hot water for up to two applications simultaneously such as a shower and a dishwasher.
No Comments

Eternal’s GUI20 hybrid water heater provides homeowners with endless hot water for up to two applications simultaneously such as a shower and a dishwasher.


Read More

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2014 Truck of the Month

PM has featured so many great plumbing service trucks! See plenty of them here in our Truck Of The Month Archives page. Are you proud of your truck? Go to our Truck of the Month page to find out how your service truck could be chosen!

9/16/14 9:00 am PDT

Free Webinar: Acoustical Isolation

HOLDRITE will be hosting a free webinar for Acoustical Isolation on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014.

Plumbing and Mechanical

2014 August

2014 August

In the August issue of PM, read about the continued construction and renovations being made to hotels and restaurants. Find out the focus of this year's ISH China show will be, who made this month's Truck of the Month and read what Elkay has to say about their commercial construction expansion. Also, read the latest news and discover the newest products being used by professionals in the plumbing and mechanical industry.
Table Of Contents Subscribe

Back to School

It’s back-to-school time, how do you stay knowledgeable on the industry:
View Results Poll Archive

The Plumbing and Mechanical Store

plumbing-hvac.gif
2014 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Truck of the Month

Truck of the month

Are you proud of how your service truck looks? Do the graphics give people whiplash as they drive by? Have your calls increased because people remember your truck — and your company name? If so, we’d like to see it, too! Click here to find out how your service truck could be chosen as PM's Truck of the Month.

 

STAY CONNECTED

Connect to PM on Facebook Connect to PM on Twitter  Watch PM on YouTube    Connect to PM on Linked InGoogle+