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Basement

Ask the Drain Brains: Solving Basement Flooding Problems

Question: We maintain apartment buildings by the river. When heavy rains come in the spring and fall, the river rises, causing basement floor drains to back up. Is there a device that can prevent a major mess?

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Compact Crawler

JLG® X660SJ Compact Crawler Boom Lift

JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh company and a leading global manufacturer of mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) and telehandlers, introduces its first straight-jib (SJ) compact crawler boom lift – the X660SJ.

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Repair a Pipe

Ask the Drain Brains: How To Repair a Pipe Without Shutting Down the Whole Building

Question: We had a lot of calls for broken water lines this past winter. It was a pain to my customers when the water had to be shut off each time we made a repair. Is there a better way?

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Vape

Announcing New Vape Detector Guard

STI is excited to announce the new durable 9-gauge Wire Guard Damage Stopper® for use with vape detectors and other vital air sensors. Flush mounted wire cage is easy to install with mounting clamps and hardware included.

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Urinal

Ask the Drain Brains: Solving Stubborn Toilet & Urinal Problems

Question: I’ve got apartments where the toilets clog constantly and the plunger just isn’t doing the job. Is there anything better I can use to do the job right?

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Cooling Solutions

BAC Sets Standard in Cooling Solutions

Baltimore Aircoil Company, Inc. (BAC), a marketplace leader in cooling solutions, highlights their efficient, reliable cooling solutions for green hydrogen production and carbon capture, utilization, and storage.

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Pipe Thawing

City Workers Really Warm to General’s Pipe Thawing Solution

Frozen water lines are such a problem in Ft. Lupton, CO, that they earn a special page on the city’s web site. So, city crews sought a fast way to minimize the potential damage from burst pipes: they got a Hot-Shot 400® from General Pipe Cleaners.

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Application Guides

3 Reasons to Use STI’s Product Application Guides

Learn how STI’s enhanced product application guides can help protect you and your facility. The recently updated guides showcase several of our products installed in various settings.

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Pipe

Ask the Drain Brains: How To Repair a Pipe Without Shutting Down the Whole Building

Question: We had a lot of calls for broken water lines this past winter. It was a pain to my customers when the water had to be shut off each time we made a repair. Is there a better way?

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Synthetic Turf

TenCate Making Synthetic Turf Without PFAS

TenCate, the world’s leading manufacturer, distributor and installer of synthetic turf, announced today that it has achieved yet another significant goal: manufacturing its top-of-the-line artificial grass without the use of PFAS.

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