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Product information, material comparisons, installation best practices, design considerations, safety information and more from the pioneer in CPVC plumbing technology.

 
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How to Prepare for Installation in Hot Temperatures

By: Antonino Cantone

In many regions around the world, a constant and present threat to piping systems is the climate itself. In countries where high temperatures are common and exposure to harsh sunlight is prolonged,...

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Should I Use CPVC or PVC? Your Questions Answered

By: Antonino Cantone

What type of pipe is best for plumbing?

FlowGuard® Pipe and Fittings are trusted in many countries around the world and provide plumbing solutions to both commercial and residential properties....

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How To Account For Pipe Expansion In Plumbing Systems

By: Antonino Cantone

There are some challenges in plumbing systems that simply cannot be avoided. Thermal expansion and contraction is a hazard of the nature of plumbing itself, as the elements are often working against...

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World Class Water Safety At A Glance

By: Antonino Cantone

FlowGuard CPVC has been protecting homes and families with exceptional plumbing for six decades. What does this mean?

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Installation Setbacks You Haven’t Thought About

By: Antonino Cantone

Installing water distribution systems in newly built structures, or retrofitting existing structures requires reliable pipe materials and a dependable installation method.

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The Essentials Piping Standards Checklist

By: Antonino Cantone

Why PVC Pipes are Worth Checking

A quick checklist of priorities and standards is never a bad way to start a project, particularly when it comes to choosing piping products.

Subtle differences exist...

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Choosing Plumbing Material: What's the Difference?

By: Antonino Cantone

When improving upon a home, often a consideration that is far from the homeowners' mind is plumbing material and the types of plumbing pipes used in water supply lines. Why should this make a...

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How Testing Makes Safe Plumbing Possible

By: Antonino Cantone

The subject of testing in manufacturing pipe material isn’t just an important conversation we should be having; it’s the first conversation specifiers need to have with project investors and...

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Putting Pipe Material to the Test

By: Antonino Cantone

Why Pipes Need to be Treated as Living Things

 

The specification of pipe material for water distribution system installation is often based on operational or financial factors. Unit cost,...

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Five Things Your Customers Don't Know About CPVC

By: Antonino Cantone

Success in the plumbing trade is down to understanding your customer’s perspective. Installers want a safe, hassle-free installation that doesn’t cost their business in the long run. Homeowners want...

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