Sustainable Design Excellence: École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS) Student Housing Facility Earns LEED Gold Certification
The École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS) in Montréal, Canada, has reached a significant milestone in sustainable architecture with its student housing facility earning LEED Platinum certification from the Canada Green Building Council. Situated in the vibrant neighborhood of Griffintown, this five-story building not only provides essential resources for the ÉTS student community but also sets a new standard for environmentally conscious design in Montréal.
PEX-a Freeze Test: Will it Burst Under Pressure?
Jeff Hughes from Rising Tide Plumbing in North Carolina wanted to put PEX-a piping to the test and see what would happen in freezing conditions under pressure. Watch the video of his test to learn more!
Mastering the Art of Hydronic Heating: A Journey with Mike Guglielmo
In the realm of hydronic heating, where comfort and efficiency reign supreme, few individuals possess the depth of knowledge and passion that Mike Guglielmo embodies. With over three decades of experience in the industry, Guglielmo’s journey from mechanical engineer to founder of Fineline Plumbing & Heating reflects a commitment to craftsmanship and innovation that continues to inspire.
Building Auberge on the Park: Innovation Meets Efficiency with Uponor
Auberge on the Park isn't your average condo building. This luxurious, three-tower project in Toronto boasts stunning city views, top-notch amenities, and parks, all while pushing the boundaries of construction technology. But for the builders, one major challenge loomed: shrinking construction time without compromising quality or durability.
Understanding F1960 Fittings: Navigating the Market for Quality and Peace of Mind
PEX is booming. This revolutionary piping system has taken the plumbing industry by storm, winning over projects in both residential and commercial construction. But with its increasing popularity comes an influx of new players, not all of them created equal. The rise of low-quality ASTM F1960 expansion fittings threatens the integrity of PEX installations and puts your hard work at risk.
Matt Risinger Talks Smatrix Pulse and Revolutionizing Home Climate Control for a Comfortable Future
In the ever-evolving landscape of home climate control, Uponor has taken a leap into the future with its groundbreaking Smatrix Pulse system. Matt Risinger, a prominent builder in Austin, Texas and host of The Build Show, introduces this innovative solution, emphasizing its potential as a game-changer in the way we manage home temperature.