Articles by Jim Olsztynski

We Protect The Contractor's Interest<br>Jim Olsztynski

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There are some bad apples in the industry, but it's not PM's job to draw attention to them.
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The Few To Whom We Owe So Much<br>Jim Olsztynski

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PM will recognize those whose sacrifices largely get ignored.
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Hydronic Heating Lives!<br>Jim Olsztynski

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PM is bringing the I=B=R Schools back to life.
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Reverse Auction Bidding<br>Jim Olsztynski

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The good, the bad, the ugly of bid shopping.
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Licensing Laws Need Rethinking<br>Jim Olsztynski

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Licensing is a sacred cow to the PHC industry, but comes with unintended consequences.
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Closing The Circle<br>Jim Olsztynski

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What are we to make of all the buybacks from consolidators and utilities?
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Plumbing Franchises Go Branding<br>Jim Olsztynski

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Mr. Rooter is spending $2 million on TV ads; Ben Franklin launches an audacious experiment.
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PM/Viega ISH Tourists Have A Grand Time

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Warm weather and plenty of cold beer made it a pleasant journey for more than 30 travelers who spent a week in Germany, March 23-30.
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What's A Water Heater Worth?<br>Jim Olsztynski

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Our market economy has a way of skewing perceptions of value.
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Our Age Of Enlightenment<br>Jim Olsztynski

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Jobsite safety results from a mindset, and from economic incentives.
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