Types Of Bearings

August 31st, 2010 marketing
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We have all heard about ball bearings, which are used in many different mechanical items but bearing come in many different shapes and sizes and do a wide variety of operations.

There are six types of bearings:

Plain Bearings
Rolling Element Bearings
Jewel Bearings
Fluid Bearings
Magnetic Bearings
Flexure Bearings

Different Types Of Plumbing Pipe

August 24th, 2010 marketing
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Plumbing pipe has two major categories, which are plastic and metal. In the plastic category you have polyvinyl chloride (PVC), Chlorinated polyvinyl chlorined (CPVC), PEX Pipe and Poly Pipe. The metal category  has Copper, stainless steel, and galvanized steel.

Listed are the descriptions for each …

Recognize A Gas Leak & Tips On What To Do

August 17th, 2010 marketing
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Gas has a distinctive odor and most times you can locate the source of the leak by following this odor. If you smell gas you should temporarily turn off the power to the home until you can locate the source this will reduce the risk of the gas being ignited.

Some places to check for a gas leak would be your gas stove, see if the pilot light has gone out if that is not the case check to make sure all the burners and the oven are turned to the off position. Next check your gas water heater to make sure the lines have not come loose. If you find a loose connection and feel comfortable enough to fix it yourself follow these instructions:

What is EPDM

August 11th, 2010 marketing
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Epdm or ethylene propylene diene monomer, is a synthetic rubber product most commonly called Epdm rubber which is strong, flexible, resists decay and is used in a wide variety of materials.

Epdm was developed in the early 1960’s by inventors seeking a roof …

Plumbing Supplies – What A Plumber Needs

August 5th, 2010 marketing
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Plumbers rely on a number of tools to do many different jobs on any call they go on.
Some of the things you will find in a plumbers tool box are:

Wrenches – adjustable and pipe wrenches, adjustable for different types and sizes of nuts and bolts, pipe wrench for threaded pipes and attaching or removing pipe fittings.
Pliers – adjustable rib joint pliers to grip different sized objects, locking pliers for clamping nuts and bolts.
Pipe Cutters – used to dismantle copper and steel pipes, plastic tube cutters can also come in handy.
Drain Tools – such as a toilet plunger, pipe snake, sink plunger, hydraulic blow bag, toilet plunger, and a drain auger.
Measuring Tape – to measure length of pipe for jobs
Screwdrivers – for tightening or loosing different parts

Hazardous Waste Classes

August 3rd, 2010 marketing
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The definition of hazardous waste is any substance that may pose a danger to human health or the environment.

There are eight broad classifications and one miscellaneous category which include asbestos.

The following is the list of the eight categories:

Explosives – this substance is anything that …