Doing the ‘Technology Two-Step’

Take, for example, the acceptance and use of PEX and other plastics The skill sets of the trade are changing to accommodate new materials Computer skills, communication and training on methods for joining, installing and otherwise manipulating the newer materials make more sense today Are you keeping up with the advancing technologies and materials? Keep in mind your ultimate goal; making money!

Technology today advances at an astounding pace. The advent of the electronic revolution coupled with new, better and readily available materials and products have seen our industry explode in areas that, heretofore, plodded snail-like into grudging acceptance.

Take, for example, the acceptance and use of PEX and other plastics that are ubiquitous today. Forgive an old guy for bringing this up, but it wasn’t that long ago that galvanized steel pipe, threaded and coupled, gave wa

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