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Green Building: Not a Niche

Posted by Cati O'Keefe

May 22, 2014 2:20:00 PM

At the 2014 Uponor Connections Convention, company leadership talked about green building trends and how they impact the industry as a whole. 

GREEN BUILDER EDITORS DROPPED INTO Uponor's two-day convention and were treated to a special session, just for journalists. This was not intended to push Uponor's products, but rather to illustrate the company's leadership in defining industry trends and taking a peak at issues that impact all builders today.

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VIDEO: How to Make a 1/2" ProPEX Connection

Posted by Green Builder Staff

Nov 20, 2012 11:31:00 AM

PEX IS A SIMPLE AND EFFICIENT PLUMBING OPTION FOR BOTH NEW BUILDS AND REMODELS. Learn how to make a ½" ProPEX connection using a Milwaukee M12™ ProPEX Expansion Tool.

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PEX Plumbing: Flexible Retrofit

Posted by Matt Power

May 28, 2010 2:27:00 PM

With the ability to bend without special tools or heat, PEX tubing makes an ideal plumbing solution when it's time to repair or remodel. It can also connect easily to existing copper.

A COUPLE OF COPPER PIPES DEVELOPED A LEAK under my sink this week. To be fair, it wasn’t the PEX Plumbing copper that gave way, it was the old solder, put in 30 years or so ago. And it wasn’t a fast leak. I had time to react before much damage had occurred.

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