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What to do if the water from the well smells like iron -

What to do if the water from the well smells like iron -

That's why all these well passports, chemical analysis of water and the requirements of sanitary services to develop and accurately follow the program of analysis of water produced from the well. Unfortunately, it can be said with high probability …

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Plastic pipe plugs - types and uses

Plastic pipe plugs - types and uses

Plugs are the simplest type of fittings, whose task is to ensure the tightness of the free end of the pipe. However, in some cases they are a necessary element of the pipeline, performing several functions at once. Next, we take a closer look at …

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Surface pumps for wells: design and installation

Surface pumps for wells: design and installation

Water wells are designed to raise to the surface the fluid in the lower layers of the earth. At the same time, it is necessary to say that not all of them have sufficient own pressure for the moisture to flow by gravity. It is for these cases that a …

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Calculation of gcal for heating: measurement methods and

Calculation of gcal for heating: measurement methods and

What is this unit - gigakaloriya? How is it related to the more usual kilowatt-hours of heat energy? What data is needed to calculate the heat gained in the room in gigcaloria? Finally, what formulas are used to calculate? Let's try to answer these …

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Independent heating of a private house: features and

Independent heating of a private house: features and

Independent heating systems of a private house allow you to organize the heating of objects not connected to the centralized network of coolant supply. We want to consider the features of such systems, as well as help you choose the right solution …

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Modern retro faucets for kitchen and bathroom

Modern retro faucets for kitchen and bathroom

Currently, many owners of residential apartments and private houses, in the process of repairing and decorating their homes, strive to use unusual interior details, styled as antique or having the design of the 20s-70s of the last century. One of the …

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Well flow rate and how to measure it

Well flow rate and how to measure it

The debit is the main characteristic of the well, which determines the maximum amount of water (oil, gas) that can be pumped out per unit of time: minute, hour, day. For this indicator, choose a pump with the desired performance: the higher the …

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How to install the shower cabin yourself without the help of

How to install the shower cabin yourself without the help of

In this article we will tell you in more detail how to install a shower cabin in a private house or apartment. The topic of the article is of considerable interest, since the cabin, in contrast to the standard bath, can save space in the room.In …

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Sink 50х60 - the universal decision for kitchen

Sink 50х60 - the universal decision for kitchen

Choosing a sink for the kitchen is not an easy task, because besides the look and the material from which it is made, you also have to take into account the installation method. The simplest option can be considered as an overhead installation, but …

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Water trap for sewage: purpose, types, problems

Water trap for sewage: purpose, types, problems

Why do you need a hydraulic valve? What is a bottle or dry water seal for sewage? What problems affecting the functionality of hydraulic gates, the owner of a house or apartment may face? Let's figure it out. Why do you need itWhat is a sewage trap …

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What should be the distance from the well to the well -

What should be the distance from the well to the well -

To arrange a well on the site, it is not enough just to find a place with an accessible level of aquifer. The fact is that there are a number of other requirements for the location of the water supply source, and if they are not followed, the water …

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Tap water is not only life-giving moisture, but also a

Tap water is not only life-giving moisture, but also a

To present a modern house without plumbing is impossible, unfortunately. And often there are serious complaints about the quality of water - it contains rust, dirt, it can smell unpleasant, etc. Sometimes problems with the water supply may not be …

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