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  1. How to Safely Dispose Gas Cylinders in Australia - All You Need to Know

    Cylinder Disposal: A Guide to Disposing Gas Cyinders in Australia

    Why you should NEVER throw gas cylinders in a regular waste bin 

    Disposable gas bottles are considered hazardous waste and must not be disposed of in a regular bin. Incorrectly disposed gas cylinders and other harmful waste such as batteries have caused trucks and rubbish tips to explode and catch on fire. Not only does this present danger to people, but toxic gases from exploded cylinders can pollute waterways, drinking water, soil and plants. 
    Illegal disposal, dumping or misuse of wastes is a serious offence and subject to financial penalties. Disposing of disposable gas bottles safely by taking them to an appropriate hazardous waste facility is your duty as a responsible citizen. 

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  2. Hot Water Circulation Pumps Explained – How Much Can You Save?

    Hot Water Circulation Pumps Explained – How Much Can You Save?

    What if we told you that you don’t have to wait what seems like an eternity for the hot water to reach your tap? A hot water circulating pump is the solution! Let’s discuss. 

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  3. What is a Digital Manometer and How Accurate is it?

    What is a Digital Manometer and How Accurate is it?

    A digital manometer is a scientific instrument but it’s not intimidating at all. In fact, it’s actually a simple-to-use tool that does an important job. It can instantly detect gas leaks and find faults in ventilation and air conditioning systems.

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  4. The Smart, Convenient Mobile Brazing Solution - Oxyset

    The Smart, Convenient Mobile Brazing Solution - Oxyset

    Introducing a smarter solution to onsite brazing and soldering. When you have a quick brazing job to do, the last thing you want is to have to drag out your traditional oxy-acetylene gear, with its clunky construction and inconvenient weight.

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  5. Loxeal 58-11 Thread Sealant: Plumber trusted and preferred

    Loxeal 58-11 Thread Sealant - Plumber trusted and preferred

    Bromic recommends Loxeal 58-11 Thread Sealant for multiple applications. Manufactured in Italy to global standards, it boasts high performance and minimised cure time. But before you choose a product, it’s important to consider a range of factors and today, we’re going to go into what they are and the differences between thread sealant and sealing tape.

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  6. DIY Holiday Decor with Your Bernzomatic Torch

    Festive Star Decoration Blog

    Learn how to make a festive and surprisingly easy Brass Star Holiday Decoration. It should take just 30 inutes and you get to use your Bernzomatic torch!

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  7. Why You Need a Submersible Pump in Your Toolkit

    Why You Need a Submersible Pump in Your Toolkit

    For plumbers, builders and labourers, or owners of farms and rural homes, one of the most useful pieces of kit to have in the toolbox is a submersible water pump. You may use it every day or once a year, but when you need it, it’s a relief to know it’s ready to go..

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  8. A Bernzomatic Fathers Day Gift Guide

    Fathers Day Gift Guide 2021

    Father’s Day is coming up, which means it’s almost time to say “thanks” to your Dad for everything he has done with and for you over the years. Father’s Day is an excuse to spoil him with thoughtful gifts that he otherwise might not indulge in. There’s plenty of Father’s Day gift options out there, but it can be hard to move past the socks, ties, beer and other traditional knick knacks. Why not get him the perfect gift to keep on hand, a good torch … but which one? Bernzomatic makes so many.

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  9. Why Bromic is the trusted brand for your gas regulator needs

    Bromic Gas Regulators Blog

    As part of Bromic Group, Bromic Plumbing & Gas has provided holistic support to the plumbing and gas industry since 1978. As such, it’s the brand tradies have grown to know and rely on, becoming ‘trusted by trade’. The products offered in the category of gas regulators are no exception. Whatever you need, Bromic can provide products and materials that tradies trust to get the job done right.

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  10. Flexi-hose 101: all you need to know

    Flex Hose 101 Blog

    Flexi-hose horror stories are commonplace in a lot of households. We’ve all heard the stories about flooded laundries, bathrooms, kitchens and the expensive repairs that follow. Alarmingly, flex-hose breakages are a key culprit when it comes to household flooding and the ensuing water damage. Lucky for you, this mishap is entirely preventable with the right equipment.

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