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Plumbing For A New Home

There may be snow on the ground but if you drive past a new housing development, you'll still see plenty of activity. We're talking new home construction in today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, highlighting the role of the Plumbing Subcontractor. Host Stuart Keith meets with Jeff Horwath from Jeff Horwath Family Builders [...]

2020-02-10T16:21:16+00:00 February 10th, 2020|Project Insights|0 Comments

Testing To Be A Journeyman Plumber

Plumbers Local 75 apprentices go through a 5 year paid training program including classroom and on-the-job training which culminates in the Wisconsin Journeyman Plumbers Test. In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith travels to Madison Area Technical College to watch apprentices preparing for the test. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to [...]

2020-01-02T16:06:07+00:00 January 2nd, 2020|Project Insights|0 Comments

Partnership To Get Things Done

In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith and Steve Breitlow from Plumbers Local 75 talk about the partnership between the Milwaukee Bucks ownership group and Wisconsin's organized Building Trades in facilitating the construction of Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives in Wisconsin, [...]

2019-12-23T14:58:39+00:00 December 23rd, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Plumbing Subcontractor In New Home Construction

In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, we highlight the Plumbing Subcontractor in new home construction. Host Stuart Keith meets with Jeff Horwath from Jeff Horwath Family Builders and Paul Price and Darryl Michlig from Plumbers 75 contractor Best Price Plumbing. They cover everything from selecting plumbing fixtures to plumbing maintenance for a [...]

2019-12-10T16:11:42+00:00 December 10th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Germania Building Restoration – Completed Tour

Our last post featured the historic preservation of the Germania Building in downtown Milwaukee. Today's video from Building Wisconsin TV features a tour of the completed restoration. Host Stuart Keith meets with Kalan Haywood from Vangard Group LLC who tells how the project began and construction manager Mark Klann from Cardinal Capital Management [...]

2019-11-26T15:50:31+00:00 November 26th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Historic Preservation Of Germania Building

Today's video from Building Wisconsin TV features the historic preservation of the Germania Building in downtown Milwaukee which was built in 1896. Host Stuart Keith meets with construction manager Mark Klann from Cardinal Capital Management who shows the interior demolition, planning and preservation of this iconic building. Also, Steve Breitlow from Plumbers Local [...]

2019-11-25T16:33:40+00:00 November 25th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Affordable Housing At Red Cliff Reservation

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we feature an affordable housing preservation project at the Red Cliff Reservation in northern Wisconsin. Using Federal Tax Credit funding and guidance from Cardinal Capital Management, homes built 40-60 years ago were remodeled for energy efficiency and comfort with Native Americans from the Reservation. Special thanks to Plumbers 75 and Alpine Plumbing. [...]

2019-11-21T14:49:47+00:00 November 21st, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

More Women Are Attracted To The Trades

There is an ongoing shortage of workers in construction, especially women. As reported here, while women make up 51% of the total workforce, in construction it’s just over 9%. Many trades, including Plumbers Local 75 have been actively recruiting women to join their apprenticeship programs. At Plumbers75Careers.com, interested candidates answer a few questions [...]

2019-11-19T16:18:10+00:00 November 19th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Milwaukee Sewer System Overview

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, Bill Graffin from the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District gives an overview of Milwaukee's sewer system and explains the importance of having a drain tile disconnect. Then we'll watch Plumbers Local 75 contractor Denis Nowak from Clear View Plumbing start the process for a drain tile disconnect. [...]

2019-10-08T15:02:39+00:00 October 8th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Backflow Valve Assemblies

In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, we learn about protecting our water supply with backflow valve assemblies for backflow prevention. Host Stuart Keith meets with Scott Hamilton from ASSE International, Vince Gallo from Plumbers Local 75, Jim Kosmatka from Milwaukee Water Works and Andy Brahm from Illingsworth-Kilgust Mechanical. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin [...]

2019-09-17T14:53:54+00:00 September 17th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments