Articles by Bob Miodonski

Dan Holohan Comes Back To PM

and It’s a Sign Of Moving Ahead
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PM Profile: Charlotte Pipe Believes Commercial Construction Will Lead Industry Upturn

President Roddey Dowd Jr. sees growing opportunities for contractors in green buildings.
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Outside Help Can Help You Face Challenges, Find Success

When outgoing President Robert Armistead spoke at MCAA’s convention in March in Maui, he said his mechanical contracting company had to make some tough choices in the last couple years.
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PM Profile: Nexstar Sees 2011 As Breakthrough Year Of New Opportunities For Contractors

CEO Greg Niemi says networking, training, business systems are drivers of success.
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PM Profile: Moen Sees Opportunities For Plumbing Contractors To Educate Customers

Consumers need guidance on green products and plumbing with electronics.
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Survey Offers Insights Into How Designers Evaluate, Pick Products

The survey results were intended to help manufacturers market their products more successfully to the design community. They can benefit you, too, as you provide your professional expertise to the designers you work with and to their clients.
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Your Customers Will Go Green, If You Make It 'Greenvenient'

 In plain talk, they want no-sacrifice, cost-effective products that make it easy for them to be green.
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PM Profile: Sunny Forecast For Solar Thermal Market

Bill Shady says simple systems, federal tax credit will drive industry’s growth.
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PM Profile: Getting Involved Benefits Industry and Individuals

New MCAA president Mark Rogers sees education as key to members’ success.
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Stimulus Dollars At Work

Contractors report success and disappointment on projects funded by federal stimulus money.
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2014 Truck of the Month

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2015 January

The January issue of PM features cover story: 2015 Plumbing Contractor of the Year: Jim Steinle and Atomic Plumbing.

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Truck of the Month

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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.