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Environment Friendliness Makes PEX a Hot Property

Posted 06-01-2009 at 12:25 PM by gtglobe

It is PEX that has made it possible to take care of the environment without compromising with the quality of plumbing. The word PEX stands for cross-linked polyethylene. This is the new brand that is used to make plastic tubes and it has proven its solidarity with environment for many years now. It has impressed the world so much that people are rapidly choosing it over copper and other materials

PEX was not a new phenomenon though. It was much used in many regions of Europe for at...
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PEX—Ideal for All Kinds of Climates

Posted 06-01-2009 at 12:23 PM by gtglobe

No matter where you stay, under what type of climate, your plumbing can be safe. All you will need to do is to make sure that you use pipes made by PEX. This is one material that makes pipes strong and secure. But at the same time your pipes will be flexible enough that you can use them the way you please.

PEX Tubing can protect your plumbing any keep out all types of dusts, rains, and other kinds of environmental hazards that can destroy the safety of your room water. This is the...
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HDPE Pipes Have a Great Future

Posted 06-01-2009 at 12:20 PM by gtglobe

What is it that makes High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) pipes such a craze among pipe manufacturers? Answer to that question is this material increases the longevity of the pipes. It protects them from corrosion and makes them absolutely immune to aging. That is the reason the history of the usage of these HDPE pipes is 49 years old.

These pipes were first used in various countries in all over Europe. However, the kind of HDPE that is used these days is far more sophisticated and has...
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PEX Makes Radiant Heating Possible

Posted 06-01-2009 at 12:18 PM by gtglobe

Cross-linked polyethylene, better known as PEX, plays an important part in the radiant heating system. This system is the basic reason that many of the European households can enjoy warm room temperature even during freezing winter months. Radiant heating is a trend that is present in this continent since the 1950s. Right now at least 70 percent of the heating systems used in various residential and official places are based on radiant heating.

Most of the radiant heating systems are...
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What Makes PEX different from Metals ?

Posted 06-01-2009 at 12:15 PM by gtglobe

PEX has finally snatched the primary spot of top plumbing materials from copper and brass. Right now this cross-linked polyethylene has created inroads to the homes and hearts of common people. The reason behind its successful capturing of the market can be attributed to a few factors. Let us take a look at them.

Copper and brass both are metals and that is why they run a high risk of corrosion. The risk of corrosion gets starker when you use water pipes that are made of either of...
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