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Boiler safety lessons

An average of 17 boiler incidents occurs each year.
May 21, 2014

I am not sure whether it was divine intervention or just plain luck that allowed these brave firefighters to walk away from this.


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Benefits of hot water recirculation

Add balancing valves for temperature consistency.
May 21, 2014

Due to this source of wasted water and the significant potential in energy and resource savings in preventing it, a growing number of building codes are requiring hot water recirculation or pipe heating (such as electrical tape) to conserve water.


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Backflow freeze protection

Zurn Wilkins ZWFR Backflow Preventer Freeze Protection Device monitors the water temperature within the valve.
January 23, 2014

Zurn Wilkins ZWFR Backflow Preventer Freeze Protection Device monitors the water temperature within the valve.


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Tips on controlling water pressure when needed

Too much pressure.
January 23, 2014

One of the first things we learn in the plumbing profession is the allowable water pressure for a water distribution system. A maximum pressure of 80 psi was beat into my head at an early age. Some area of the country with high-rise buildings will allow up to 100 psi, while in other areas the pressure was lowered to 60 psi in an effort to conserve water.


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Tool Tips- May 2013

Tool Tips for May 2013
May 29, 2013

Tool Tips for May 2013.


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Brass Ball Valve

April 19, 2013
Jomar’s new dezincification-resistant brass ball valve complies with the upcoming lead-free legislation and has more dezincification-resistant properties than traditional bronze, red brass or gunmetal valves.
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DHW Flow Control Valve

February 13, 2013
Therm-Omega-Tech’s Circuit Solver valve for domestic hot water systems now is approved by the Board of State Examiners of Plumbers and Gas Fitters for installation in Massachusetts.
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2014 Truck of the Month

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Free Webinar: Firestop Systems

HOLDRITE will be hosting a free webinar for Firestop Systems on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.

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June 2014

2014 June

In the June issue of Plumbing & Mechanical, read about the Burke Agency and find out why they are the 2014 Plumbing & Mechanical Rep of the Year. Read about the latest method for renewable fuel, what to take into account when installing indoor climate systems and learn to be a trusted advisor with the 2015 water heater regulations. Find out who is this month's Truck of the Month, read this month's Tool Tips and check out the latest products and news from the plumbing and mechanical industry.
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