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RLS partners with Centric in Ontario

St. Louis, MO-based RLS LLC has partnered with Toronto, ON-based Centric Sales & Marketing Inc. to represent the RLS product line in Ontario.

Eddy Group names new operations manager

Dale Kompf has joined Bathurst, NB-based the Eddy Group Ltd. as operations manager.

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Randy Spracklin: Restoring and creating on the Rock

Randy Spracklin, co-owner of Newfound Builders and crew boss on HGTV Canada’s Rock Solid Builds, embraces the…

Terence Chan: Born entrepreneur

Terence Chan wasn’t enjoying the engineering program he was enrolled in, so he took his parents’ advice and…

Creating tighter duct systems: An efficient strategy

While preparing for a training program on the compelling history of energy efficiency improvements in Canadian…

Supply and service sector faces new competition

Mechanical Business has uncovered information regarding Hydro One that will impact mechanical contractors and their…

Understanding Toilet Technology

Every plumber wants to be sure that they complete each project to their client’s satisfaction. When it comes to…

Unsophisticated test yields great results

A number of years ago, a colleague of mine and I were teaching building science in Russia to a number of…

Who is in control around here?

You take a few steps backwards, snap a few “glamour” shots and send your piping pics around the globe. It is a…

The finer points of leak detection

There is an old trades’ saying that you became a plumber and not an electrician because there was too much math in…

All about actuators

We are surrounded by actuators in our everyday life. In your home, the trip lever on your toilet is one of the…

Flood recovery: A guide for home heating and cooling systems

To state the obvious, a heating and cooling system was not designed to operate in or under water. If a property was…

The lowdown on basements, cellars and crawlspaces

This discussion deals with homes that are “intentionally air-tight” and where the basement, cellar or crawlspace is…

About grease interceptors

Grease interceptors, or grease traps as they are often-misnamed, are frequently misunderstood and largely…

The move towards mass timber buildings − Part I

Buildings constructed of mass timber are becoming the “new kids on the block” for the residential and commercial…

Refrigerant makes its Canadian debut in cold storage application

Sikorski Sausages Co. Ltd. is a second generation family-run business in Southwestern Ontario, which produces and…

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With all of the draws on your attention these days, it can be impossible to find time to follow the ups and downs…

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