Check valves are ubiquitous in all sorts of piping systems. Although they may be familiar to plumbing and mechanical contractors, the more than half dozen different types of check valves are designed for different functions and types of service. Contractors need to take care to select the correct check valves for the piping systems they are designing and installing.
Tjernlund Products’ Model FB2632 workbench/table is a sturdy, space-saving work surface that folds up and stores compactly on the wall when not in use. It features a heavy-duty load rating of up to 250 pounds.
The Original CleanBoot is a reusable work-boot cover for plumbing and mechanical contractors. It shows your customers you care about their home or office when walking in with your boots on, the company says.
AquaRise, a nonmetallic piping system for commercial, industrial and high-rise building construction, offers benefits over metal with a system that’s suitable for use in a variety of potable water applications, the company says.
Part of Delta’s Woodhurst Bathroom Collection, the Woodhurst two-handle, widespread bathroom faucet features charming handles with a matching-finish metal drain assembly, forward-leaning rigid spout, and button caps on top of the finial and handle.
The NextGen Selectronic integrated commercial faucet from American Standard features SmarTherm technology that incorporates an ASSE 1070-certified thermostatic hot-water temperature limiter directly into the faucet, keeping all controls above deck for easy installation and maintenance.
The MagnaClean DualXP from ADEY extends the operational life of hydronic systems in light commercial applications by removing iron-oxide sludge, helping to save money and time for installers and homeowners, ADEY notes.
Comfort Pro Systems introduces an R10 PEX panel with expanded polystyrene insulation and high-impact polystyrene film. It will accommodate 3/8”, 1/2”, 5/8”, 3/4” and 1” PEX pipe and comes in 48” by 24” sections.
Johnson Controls announces the release of its new GRINNELL G-Fire one-bolt coupling with a revolutionary single-bolt design that eliminates alternate tightening and helps contractors perform quicker, more consistent installations with dependable product performance, the company states.
MIFAB manufactures moderate-climate and non-freeze wall, ground and roof hydrants along with wall faucets for installation under lavatories to provide water supply for the cleaning of mechanical rooms and restrooms.
Targeted for commercial potable plumbing or hydronic heating and cooling systems, Uponor ProPEX groove fitting adapters allow for direct copper tube size or iron pipe size connections transitioning from PEX to metal piping.