Tag: above-floor plumbing
Looking ahead to a challenging 2023
Featured Article | December 2022
It’s that crystal-ball-gazing time of year again — forecast season in America and around the world. Professional and amateur prognosticators alike are asking themselves and others: What will the coming year be like? How can we best navigate through whatever challenges come our way? Is there any way to emerge stronger than ever, or is it just a game of survival?
Remodel of 100-year-old showroom avoids breaking through Terrazzo flooring with Saniflo above-floor plumbing solution
Mini-Case Study | November 2021
Winthrop Supply Company converts 3,500-square-foot showroom into plumbing educational center, choosing Saniflo’s Sanibest Pro for the bathroom build-out.
INDIANAPOLIS — Winthrop Supply Company is a family-owned and operated, independent plumbing wholesaler, founded in 1939. The company provides top-quality residential and commercial plumbing supplies to plumbing, heating, and mechanical contractors throughout the central Indiana area. Fritz Steck, now retired, has been with the organization for over 50 years.
Humanitarian organization Showering Love expands offering of restroom-shower facilities to Florida homeless community
Mini-Case Study | October 2021
Equipped with three donated Saniflo Sanishower drain pumps and one Sanibest Pro grinder pump, the newly refurbished Showering Love bus, Faith, becomes the nonprofit’s second vehicle to provide those in need with one of life’s basic amenities.
DAVIE, FLORIDA — The vision for Showering Love grew out of its founder’s own ten years’ experience with homelessness. Once Jeanne Albaugh found herself “home” again, she knew she needed to help those suffering the very same adversities.
New Jersey beach home gets the ultimate garage conversion with Saniflo’s Saniaccess 3 and Saniswift plumbing solutions
Mini-Case Study | February 2021
When Joe O’Neill decided to convert half of his two-car garage into a one-bedroom apartment with all the amenities, Saniflo’s above-floor macerator and drain-pump solutions combined to make the remodeling experience simple and cost-effective.
CAPE MAY, NEW JERSEY — Taking trips to Cape May, one of the oldest vacation resort destinations in the United States, is a favorite pastime for Joe O’Neill. The three-hour drive from his permanent residence in Maryland to his practically beachfront, home-away-from-home in New Jersey is worth every minute.
Saniflo’s salesforce travels the nation to train plumber-installers and provide distributors with critical product knowledge
Featured Article | July 2021
As pandemic restrictions begin to ease throughout the country, Saniflo training vans are back on the road, reaching wholesalers and contractors on all points of the compass.
New Jersey homeowner uses affordable plumbing solution to add basement half-bath adjacent to new, in-ground swimming pool
Mini-Case Study | July 2021
Dan Sansone successfully converts basement into a pool half-bath, using Saniflo’s Saniaccess 3, avoiding the costly headache of breaking through concrete or constructing a pool-house.
BRIELLE, NEW JERSEY — The Sansone family recently installed an in-ground pool to take advantage of the precious-few New Jersey summer months. The plan had always been to add a nearby bathroom option to prevent wet, young swimmers from entering the main house, which has smooth tiles that could easily cause an unfortunate accident.
Saniflo Sanicubic 1 lift station proves to be only effective plumbing-drainage solution for California floating home
Mini-Case Study | May 2021
AR Plumbing avoids the costly job of busting through the concrete foundation of a floating home to install plumbing for a full bathroom and washing machine, using a compact lift station.
SAUSALITO, CALIFORNIA — A floating home is a building, ranging from a tiny house to a four-story home, that floats on a body of water. Unlike a houseboat, a floating home is meant to be moved just once, placed on a floating concrete foundation, and permanently connected to public utilities; i.e., floating homes are permanently connected to municipal sewer, water, and electrical.
Saniflo’s Sanibest Pro heavy-duty grinder pump chosen as a cost-saving solution for unusual floating bathroom application
Mini-Case Study | April 2021
Project manager of Los Angeles County’s outdoor recreational area, Bonelli Park, selects the Sanibest Pro macerating unit, rather than conventional plumbing drainage, to get a floating bathroom back in operation and within a tight budget.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY, CALIFORNIA — Frank G. Bonelli Regional Park, or Bonelli Park, is an outdoor recreational area in L.A. County, California, and is incredibly popular among residents looking to spend time outdoors. The 1,800-acre park features hiking trails, a lake with water activities, horseback riding, event venues, RV campgrounds, and more.
Ohio homeowner finds DIY effective solution to relocating toilet in newly renovated, second-story master bathroom
Mini-Case Study | April 2021
Robb Horton uses Saniflo’s Sanipro macerator to relocate a toilet to where his original shower was positioned by connecting the discharge pipe coming from the Saniflo unit to the existing two-inch drain line.
FAIRFIELD, OHIO — As part of a two-phase approach, Robb Horton decided to renovate the master bathroom on the second floor of his home in Fairfield, Ohio. The master bathroom included a jacuzzi tub, shower, a double vanity and a toilet.