Milwaukee New Adaptable Pipe Wrench

Milwaukee® Introduces the Industry’s First Adaptable Pipe Wrench MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool continues to deliver unprecedented innovation for plumbing and HVAC professionals with the introduction of the Cheater™ Pipe Wrench – the first adaptable pipe wrench in the industry. Through its new-to-world, 3-length adaptable design, the Cheater™ gives users ultimate versatility on jobs that previously […]

Milwaukee Copper Tubing Cutters | Preview

Tubing Cutters – Improved! Sometimes it’s the simple things that give the biggest return on investment. Actually, it’s more often than not the case. We tend to over-think a lot of stuff these days. It’s nice to see some useful, but simple improvements made to a tool that has been largely left alone for many […]

Milwaukee Cheater Pipe Wrench | Preview

The Cheater You’ll Want To Keep Why are divorces so expensive? Because they’re worth it. That goes for plumbers, as well. It’s a nasty smelly job in most cases, so any tool that makes it easier – we’re all for it! That’s what Milwaukee’s Cheater Pipe Wrench aims to do – combining 4 tools into […]

Milwaukee® Force Logic Black Pipe Expansion | Preview

Milwaukee® Expands its Leadership Position in Connection Technologies MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee Tool redefines productivity for plumbers and mechanical contractors with the expansion of their Force Logic™ Press line to include solutions for pressing Black Pipe. Increasing the versatility of the M18™ Force Logic Press Tool*, Milwaukee’s new Black Iron Press Jaws and Rings deliver a […]

RIDGID® K-1 Combination Auger Preview

RIDGID® Announces the K-1 Combination Auger Blockage removal from urinals and shower drains via manual hand-crank or drill-powered operation: ELYRIA, OHIO – April 11, 2014 –The K-1 Combination Auger is the newest product in the auger line of drain cleaning tools from RIDGID. It quickly removes blockages from urinals and shower drains via manual hand-crank […]

Milwaukee Diamond Plus Hole Saws – First Look

Diamond Plus Hole Saw Preview Diamonds can be a plumber/installer’s best friend, when they’re ground into bits and slathered onto a hole saw. The Diamond Plus lineup is Milwaukee’s latest offering from their New Product Symposium this year. The saws come in two form factors and you’ll see them both in action in this video […]

Who Will Build America’s Future?

Building Trades Crippled America is in real trouble, but you’re not seeing this headline on the front pages of any news site for the reasons I’m about to tell you. It’s not about war or poverty or hunger. The reason America is in big trouble? We’re not raising our kids to build. Anything. The building […]

RIDGID® RP 340 Press Tool for Joining Pipe

RIDGID® Announces Next-Generation RP 340 Press Tool for Joining Pipe up to 4” in Diameter New RIDGID press tool offers smaller, lighter option with longer service interval ELYRIA, OHIO – June 20, 2013 – RIDGID® announces the RP 340 Press Tool, a smaller, lighter pressing option for joining copper and stainless steel tubing ½” to […]

Milwaukee M12 LED Stick Light – Video Preview

Milwaukee M12 LED Stick Light Preview We are fortunate enough to be invited to different events to preview new tools, either before they are on the market, or right after they’ve been released.  At this year’s Milwaukee 2013 Media Preview, there were literally dozens of things to see, and while we won’t be able to […]

How To Drain a Pool Using Rescue Tape

Draining a Pool with the Help of Rescue Tape The Job at Hand: My task was to drain my 20,00 gallon pool in order to effect some plaster repair. Usually I rent a pump and it has all the needed accessories including a drain hose. Knowing that I would be needing to remove not only […]