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Long-Term Preventative Measures to Avoid Winter Accidents

Building owners cannot afford to ignore the ever-increasing cost of building damage and personal injury liability associated with winter accidents. When it comes to winter weather, there are…

Is Pipe Insulation Enough to Prevent Them from Freezing?

Freezing winter weather often takes a toll on buildings and the infrastructure within them. Prolonged periods of freezing temperatures cause particular problems to exposed pipework around all types…

How Do Self Regulating Heating Cables Work?

Self regulating heating cables offer protection against burst water pipes, frozen roof gutters, ice or snow-covered ramps, stairways and walkways. The use of these systems provides a reliable…

Self Regulating Heat Trace Cable: A Clever Way to Melt the Ice

Ice is one of the most dangerous elements that comes with winter weather. Whether it accumulates on building roofs, pipes, the ground or other objects, ice can be…

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Winter Storm Hacks that DON’T Work

This year, there has already been a fair amount of Winter storms in North America, and around the world. These Winter storms have closed roads and schools, canceled…

Is Insulation Enough for Winter Protection?

For many homes and business, insulation can protect pipes throughout the majority of the year. However, during Winter months is when the power of insulation is put the…

Is Installing A Pipe Freeze Protection System Difficult?

While you may know you need a heat trace system to protect your pipes for the winter, there are still many questions surrounding the design and installation process….

Five Ways to Use Electric Heat Tracing

Electric heat tracing is used in many process industries to maintain process fluids at the desired temperatures. Let’s take a look at five common uses of heat-tracing applications…

Using Software to Ensure Winter Protection for your Building

When it comes to protecting your building against winter weather, it’s important to work with tools that simplify your project while helping you stay on budget. Let’s look…

Three Solutions to Make a Building Winter Safe

As another winter season approaches, it’s important to analyze your home or business for prevention and protection against the changing weather. According to Disaster Safety, it only takes…