March 11, 2012 - Daylight Savings and Plumbing

Daylight Savings Time Begins

Find out more about where and why we “spring forward” by moving our clocks ahead one hour on this day, here and also here.

World Plumbing Day

Plumbing is really important to the health and safety of modern society—and some people in the world do not have the plumbing to insure safe drinking water and adequate waste disposal. Check out the official website for info.

Here are some interesting pages about the history of plumbing. 

Here is a cool Flash game called Pipes. It's sort of plumbing-meets-logic-puzzle.

Boy, I wish people still made these cool candy plumbing fixtures! Wouldn't they be fun to collect and combine? 

Also on this date:


  1. Yes very much true good hygiene and sanitation can be maintained by good plumbing and piping in the house. It is very difficult to find good and certified plumbers who does their work efficiently and promptly.

    brooklyn plumber

  2. Water is a valuable commodity essential for everyone’s survival. Without it, life will be chaotic. This is why it is important to have a proper water management system, to be able to use clean water for daily necessity. To do this, we have to put in the best plumbing fittings in our homes. Having the best plumbing system can overcome the difficulty of supplying water. I salute all plumbers out there for delivering clean water to our homes.

    Kurt Verdejo

  3. Correct me if I'm wrong, but is it the 4th World Plumbing Day? I'm just so thrilled when they announced three years ago, probably for most plumbers across the globe as well. This event is to show the importance of every plumbers and how they play in the industry.
    - Milani.Ca

  4. We must always show appreciation to the different professions out there, be it from teachers, librarians and yes, plumbers. For without them, how will our society function?

    Levi @ Capital Plumbing