The Flushability of Flushable Wet Wipes

Sales of flushable wipes have increased due to their convenience. But this convenience can come at a high cost as demonstrated in news reports about the detrimental effects these wipes can have on plumbing systems. Because of this risk, it’s important to understand how these flushable wipes can cause system destruction and what pumps should

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All Residential Building

Common residential wastewater myths demystified

Not everything that can go down the drain, should Myth 1: Bigger is better (when it comes to pump size) In most cases, bigger is not better when it comes to residential wastewater pumps. Whether a residential system requires an impeller or grinder pump, the pump should be sized for the application. Although oversizing pumps

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Goulds Water Technology teams up with customers to provide reliable water source to a Connecticut community

The Catskill Mountains make for beautiful scenery but the rolling hills present the challenge of reliably pumping water to residential areas. Xylem’s Goulds Water Technology Aquavar Intelligent Pump Controller, and the help of distributor D&S Pump and Supply Co., and installer Foley’s Pump Service ensure water reaches a Connecticut community.

Built in the USA

From concept to consumer, Goulds Water Technology is engineered, assembled and tested in America. According to the American Water Works Association, average daily residential water use in the United States is 27.4 billion gallons. This domestic water is used for everything from lawn irrigation to cooking, cleaning and plumbing. By that account, it’s clear that

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Xylem AC Fire burn demo

Xylem and its ACFire brand host an accredited day of classroom and hands-on fire pump training for Chicago Fire Department Fire Prevention Bureau Inspectors.  The side-by-side live burn of 2 mocked-up home living rooms–one equipped with a home fire sprinkler system, and the other with only smoke alarms–was a new feature of this year’s training,

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Goulds Water Technology rainwater for today’s high water demand households

Prescott Pump Service uses Goulds Water Technology variable speed controllers to maximize water usage needed for today’s lifestyles, while also using Goulds Water Technology products to install rainwater retrieval systems where low yield water wells cannot completely support sophisticated irrigation systems in remote locations. In the remote dry Southwest, where water scarcity and escalating demand

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Riverfront residential development in Moscow

Country of reference: Russia Xylem products are meeting the high demands of a high-rise residential complex in Moscow. The riverfront Scarlet Sails complex is ranked among the ten tallest buildings in the city, and Xylem Residential and Commercial Water operation was commissioned to provide pumping solutions for heating, air-conditioning, and hot and cold water systems in

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