Plumbing Perspective

CUSTOMER: Kansas City Royals’ Kauffman Stadium SCOPE: Upgrade 130 existing ductile iron control valves in the stadium fountain with new Watts stainless steel automatic control valves CHALLENGE: Original control valves became completely rusted due to continuous submersion and needed replacement SOLUTION: Approximately 130 Watts stainless steel automatic control valves (ACVs) – ranging from two to Read more

Now more than ever, homeowners are looking for alternative ways to safely address seasonal maintenance needs and/or home repairs given changes to standard procedures set in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic. From social distancing protocols to mask requirements, home visits provide new challenges. The HVAC industry has worked quickly to adapt to this new Read more

As a homeowner, I know firsthand the fear of experiencing water damage in the place I find the most comfort. But as someone who works in the plumbing technology industry, I know there is a way to receive alerts the moment a pipe bursts or an appliance fails so I can call my plumber before Read more

Sloan Highlights Century-Long Partnership with New Web Presence Sloan, the Official Water Efficiency Partner of the Chicago Cubs, is showcasing its legacy partnership with the team through a new webpage highlighting their storied history. As the Cubs get set to begin the condensed 2020 season on July 24 following a four-month hiatus due to the Read more

When looking for a new plumbing product, what’s most important? For many, the decision comes down to whether the product works and is affordable – and rightly so. But to maximize your investment and ensure the job’s success long after you leave the jobsite, it’s important to dig deeper into the products you use and Read more