How to Identify & Mitigate Low-Flow Damage to Centrifugal Pumps
Understanding the causes and effects of minimum flow damage in Centrifugal pumps is critical for knowing how to prevent it. End users should also be familiar with the advantages and disadvantages of common minimum flow protection systems in order to select the best ones for their applications A common cause of premature wear in Centrifugal pumps is oversizing or using too many pumps for a service. Operating a centrifugal pump below its allowable operating range as a result of oversizing or operating more pumps than necessary for an extended period of time is one of the most common causes of premature wear or failure of pump internals. These conditions can also damage seals and bearings. In…
Top 3 Reasons Bleach Is Not Recommended For Mold Removal
Should Bleach Be Used To Kill Mold? “Killing mold, but leaving the residue in place, is not acceptable. Since many health impacts can be triggered by exposure to both live and dead mold spore…
This is What a Massive 500 Gallon Propane Tank Explosion Looks Like
If there's one thing that you want to avoid with anything that's propane powered from your grill to your heater, It would most obviously be a situation that would put the propane tank in danger of building up enough pressure to explode and send shrapnel flying everywhere. While these tanks are fitted with safety...
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4 tips to check the safety of your home's tap water
How to check out the safety of your home's drinking water.
Central Texas Fisherman Stumbles Upon Massive Water Snake
Just remember: when you need to steady yourself on a tree branch, you may get more than you bargained for.
Top 10 Creative and Best DIY Swimming Pools
Ever wanted to own your own swimming pool? Of course you have, but cost alone puts you off. So I have found 10 cheap, DIY swimming pools for us all to try.
Central Air Conditioning Buying Guide
Shopping for a central air conditioning system? Read about types, features, and other must-know topics in our central air conditioning buying guide to make an informed choice.
Money Saving Tips Through Septic System Care
It’s been over a decade since I lived with my folks, and in that ten + years I got spoiled by not having a septic system to worry about. So, for the past seven months, I have had to keep reminding myself that you treat your pipes differently when you have a septic tank. Otherwise you’ll... Read more
How to Care for Your Water Heater
Water heater maintenance is critical to make it last longer and prevent water damage. Here’s how to maintain water heaters from HouseLogic.