Comfortech brings together the latest products, trends and business solutions for mechanical contractors involved in HVACR, Hydronics and Plumbing. There are many educational sessions contractors can attend.
Washing big rigs — from over-the-highway trucks to off-road energy industry trucks — is infinitely more involved than washing cars. They’re bigger, sure, but they also come in a wide variety of sizes and shapes.
Heat fusion is essential to the success of PP-R piping systems. The method joins plastic pipe and fittings by heating them to a molten state and then rapidly pressed them together to form a homogeneous, or monolithic, bond.
Their decision to undergo a total heating system overhaul in the summer of 2013 — work that was completed by Brian Golden, installation manager for Lorton, VA-based Foley Mechanical Inc. — was a decision that kept them cozy-warm last winter while walls of snow and ice stacked up outside.
The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) is calling for formal proposals toward the development of the 2017 Water Efficiency and Sanitation Standard (WE*Stand)....More
This week's product gallery includes an adjustable thermostatic mixing valve, a static pipe bursting system, a condensate pump with built-in acid neutralizer, a vacuum pump inlet trap, a new line of band saw blades and more.
This month’s quiz covers health and safety regulations on the job site. Safety compliance not only helps protect employees, it can reduce liability insurance, help prevent downtime, and help avoid serious fines from H&S inspectors.