Archive for March, 2012

Trends to Try

1) GET TILE-SAVVY Glass accent tiles bring color and versatility to the party. Metal tiles are also gaining in popularity — with stainless steel, bronze or copper adding gleam to backsplashes and more. There are also new faux hardwood porcelain tiles that give you the look of wood with the practicality of tile. 2) REFLECT […]

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Understanding Rigid and Flexible Piping

Copper is the most commonly used material for residential water supply lines and much of the interior water lines. However, with the increasing price of copper, some plumbing contractors are switching to flexible plastic piping known as PVC (Polyvinyl chloride), ABS (Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene), PE (Polyethylene), or CPVC (Chlorinated polyvinyl chloride). It’s a simple fact: […]

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