• Radiant Rollout Mat for Radiant Heating and Cooling with PEX

    Rolling out the PEX carpet

    Posted 7/25/2014 by Kim Bliss

    When I first heard of the concept of the Radiant Rollout™ Mat, it intrigued me...a network of PEX tubing that is preassembled in a factory, rolled up like carpet and then shipped to the jobsite to be rolled back out and installed for radiant heating and cooling applications.

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  • SDSU Green Building with Radiant

    Radiant Is Chill - Like the California Lifestyle

    Posted 7/11/2014 by Astrid Mohn
    California is famous for many things. Of course, Hollywood, surfing and good looks quickly come to mind… but the state is also becoming known for its commitment to green living and building practices. Read more... Comments (0)
  • Commercial PEX Plumbing at NC State

    New Thinking with PEX

    Posted 6/30/2014 by Astrid Mohn
    In my job, I get to meet so many interesting people who tell me their stories about why they used PEX for their plumbing, radiant heating and cooling or fire safety system and how much they love it. Read more... Comments (0)
  • Residential Fire Sprinklers with PEX

    Getting the word out about PEX fire sprinkler systems at NFPA Conference and Expo

    Posted 6/20/2014 by Melisa Rodriguez

    At the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Conference and Expo held in Las Vegas this June, we were one of over 300 exhibitors showcasing our PEX fire sprinkler solutions to AHJs (authorities having jurisdiction), contractors, code officials, fire officials and more. Here are just a couple things we took away from the conference this year:

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  • Radiant Heating in One day

    How Much Does Radiant Floor Heating Cost?

    Posted 6/13/2014 by Mark Hudoba

    How do you get the comfort of radiant heating systems at an economical price? 

    1)    Use radiant in select (high value) areas of your home

    2)    Use a qualified contractor

    3)    Simplify the system

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  • Saving Time with Uponor PEX

    How Much Time Can You Really Save on a PEX Plumbing Job?

    Posted 6/6/2014 by Kim Bliss

    I’ve heard this question time and time again with installers who are inquisitive about a PEX plumbing system. They’ve heard the benefits of PEX — flexible, fewer connections, corrosion-resistant — but the big question is…how much time can I really save installing with PEX?

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  • Commercial Jobsite with PEX

    Walking the Uponor Commercial Jobsite at the Convention

    Posted 5/30/2014 by Kim Bliss
    If you didn’t make it to the 2014 Uponor Connections Convention in Las Vegas in April, one of the biggest showstoppers of the event was the Commercial Jobsite. Read more... Comments (0)
  • Commercial Piping at 2014 Uponor Connections

    The Inside Man (with the Outside Perspective)

    Posted 5/15/2014 by Luke Johnson

    April 21st and 22nd marked the biennial Uponor Sales Convention, christened Connections 2014. Indeed a fitting title for a company in the fitting business, but this first time attendee found it to mean much more.  The Bellagio was taken over by Uponorians, our partners, and trade professionals all coming together to see, first-hand, the solutions that improve people’s way of life.

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  • Commercial Plumbing with PEX Tubing

    PEX tubing – everybody is doing it

    Posted 5/9/2014 by Alan Squires
    A few years ago, my son came to me with the phrase every parent hates to hear.  It goes like this, “Dad, I want to do this, everybody else is.”  In this case what everybody else was doing was jumping off a cliff into an area lake. Faced with a decision, I analysed the facts and calculated the risk. Read more... Comments (0)
  • PEX Tubing

    A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away: Sweden.

    Posted 5/4/2014 by Adam Wicklund

    It is a period of war.  Royal Swedish forces, striking from a hidden base, have won their first victory against the “evil” Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.

    During the battle, royal forces were able to steal secret plans to the Commonwealth’s ultimate construction material, PEX TUBING, a cross-linked tubing product with enough power to disrupt an entire industry.
    Pursued by the Commonwealth’s sinister agents, Dr. Thomas Engel races home aboard his starship, custodian of the secret plans that can save his people and restore comfort to the galaxy…

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