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December 2, 2020

Top 5 informational resources for plumbing contractors

Business Advice | 2 minute read

The best plumbing contractors know that lifelong learning is a vital part of any plumbing career progression. Stay on top of the latest industry news and must-have certifications for your plumbing career with our quick roundup of the top five informational resources for plumbing contractors.

1. Plumbing and Mechanical Engineer Magazine

PME magazine covers a wide range of plumbing sectors in their monthly magazine, including innovative topics like green plumbing and solar thermal plumbing. Check out the opinion column where you can read important thought leadership articles from other trades professionals running a plumbing business.

2. Plumbing with Tim on YouTube

Are you more of a visual learner? Check out Plumbing with Tim on YouTube. Tim Jones, a plumber from central Florida, posts weekly videos on location at different service jobs, project jobs, and maintenance jobs so that viewers can learn plumbing contractor business tips in a fun, approachable way. Tim’s videos are helpful and entertaining, no matter where you are in your plumbing career progression.

3. Plumbing Perspective by Mechanical Hub

Founded by two field service industry veterans, Plumbing Perspective creates content to help make your work in the plumbing contractor business more efficient. They feature regular product reviews on their blog and share their most-read content on their social media pages so that you can stay on top of the latest news while you scroll through your favorite social app.

4. The Plumbing Podcast by Plumbing Contractors of America

Need to kill some time on your next commute to a field service job? Check out this podcast from Plumbing Contractors of America. The podcast features engaging interviews with professionals in the plumbing contractor business on new practices that protect water resources and help bring plumbing infrastructure to remote areas.

5. Plumber Magazine

Looking for a global perspective on the plumbing industry? Check out Plumber Magazine, an international resource for plumbing contractors in commercial and residential plumbing. You can also sharpen your business skills with virtual training sessions.

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