What Happens in my Building During the Potable Water Epoxy Lining Process?

What Happens in my Building During the Potable Water Epoxy Lining Process?

Are you thinking about having your potable water pipes lined in your Chicago apartment building, condo or co-op? The pipelining process is much less invasive and faster than having your pipes traditionally replaced. However, many building owners, superintendents and...
Why Our Techs Use Access Panels to Reach Vertical Plumbing Risers

Why Our Techs Use Access Panels to Reach Vertical Plumbing Risers

When we install epoxy liners or coatings in plumbing risers, we utilize trenchless technology. This means that we always try to use an existing access panel. If we can’t use an existing access panel, we will create an access panel, which helps eliminate the need to...
How a Nu Flow Tech is Trained and Certified for Epoxy Pipe Lining Installation

How a Nu Flow Tech is Trained and Certified for Epoxy Pipe Lining Installation

Here at Nu Flow, we take training and certification seriously. All of our Nu Flow pipe lining technicians train with a certified plumber at Althoff Industries that are also Nu Flow technologies trained, and we attend Nu Flow technologies conferences in order to stay...
Why Your Property Insurance May Not Cover a Slow Leak

Why Your Property Insurance May Not Cover a Slow Leak

When it comes to protecting your business, it pays to have your water pipes inspected on a regular basis in order to detect and stop slow leaks. Many property managers, business owners and landlords erroneously believe that their property insurance policies will cover...
How Pipe Tracing Determines Amount of Epoxy Needed to Line Plumbing Pipes

How Pipe Tracing Determines Amount of Epoxy Needed to Line Plumbing Pipes

Did you know that pipe tracing plumbing is an integral part of the pipe lining process? By tracing each pipe to be lined, the appropriate amount of epoxy can be used to completely coat the inside diameter of the pipe to the desired length. Understanding Pipe Tracing...
The Difference Between Building Vent Stacks and Stack Vents

The Difference Between Building Vent Stacks and Stack Vents

Are you familiar with the building vent stacks and stack vents in your building? Along with drain lines and potable water lines, your Chicago building’s plumbing system also contains vent stacks and stack vents. These sections of your plumbing system do not carry any...