Reviewing Last Year’s Numbers: Pipe Trades Giant 100

June 24, 2010 by

August will be here sooner than we think and that means Plumbing and Mechanical Magazine will release their annual Pipe Trades Giants 100. This list is the top earning 100 companies that deal in our industry- piping, plumbing, hydronics, wastewater and fire protection. Read the rest of this entry »

Save $$$ With A Government Rebate for Tankless Water Heaters

May 18, 2010 by

Environmentally friendly spending is a big thing with our current administration, and one of its policies has crept into the bathroom industry: rebates for tankless water heaters. Read the rest of this entry »

World Plumbing Day Recap

April 27, 2010 by

This past March 11 was the first World Plumbing Day. Organized by the World Plumbing Council, they are raising awareness of how important sanitation is for basic living needs, and that it’s not just about fixing pipes. Read the rest of this entry »

Save Money On Every Toilet You Buy

March 30, 2010 by

Here in San Diego, we have a Level 2 drought in effect. That means landscape irrigation is limited to 3 days a week, only watering before 10am or after 4pm, and all Level 1 voluntary restrictions becoming mandatory. While the restrictions affect exterior water usage, saving water inside the home will benefit not only yourself, but the community as well. Read the rest of this entry »

Hansgrohe’s Solution To Your Valve Matching Woes

February 12, 2010 by

Do you love having to make sure you have the right valves matching up with the correct fixtures? No? I hate that too. I love standardization of parts. Whether it’s for cars, computers or kitchens, it can only benefit suppliers and consumers.

I never thought I’d see a bath fixtures company go into the marketing route of adding a lowercase ‘i’ before the name of one of their products, but Hansgrohe has given in to the Apple marketing bug. However, the product they’re hyping, the iBox Universal Plus is worth sticking any letter before it. Read the rest of this entry »

Introducing Ourselves- The Best in Bathroom, Kitchen and Plumbing Supply

January 22, 2010 by

Despite a difficult economic situation, this year was a great one for Orbit Supply, so we’d thought we take it into review on our new blog. We like the idea of extending our relationships with our valued customers, so connecting to everyone with a blog is the first thing that came to mind. Stay tuned for industry announcements, musings, goings-on with our products and of course news from us, Orbit Supply. Read the rest of this entry »