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May 25, 2021

How Quickly Does Limescale Build Up in a System and How to Treat it

Water hardness is based on the amount of calcium and magnesium salts that are dissolved in the water, and it doesn't take long for systems to scale up. Watch our lab test video here!


Hard water greater than 200ppm / 11.5 grains results in limescale deposition in heat exchanger surfaces, causing them to scale out.

To prevent scale build-up in new boiler systems, ADEY MC1+ protector shoul...

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Mar 31, 2021

How to Protect Your Boiler Investment and Install

Firstly, you can carry out an on-site water test yourself to find out what the condition of the water is. ADEY’s water test kit includes an analysis chat and recommendations on how to treat the system based on the different results. https://www.adey.com/us/product/engineers-water-test-kit

The ultimate way of protecting any new or existing system is through 4 simple steps:

  1. CLEAN<...

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Mar 08, 2021

How to Maintain Heat Emitters


New or old, any type of heat emitter will not run efficiently if it is not maintained. You may be thinking, why is that?

Well firstly, the nobility of metals is also something to seriously consider when installing a brand new system, or even just installing new heat emitters because the least and most noble metals in the system can cause localized corrosion:

  • Most noble: Copper, b...

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Jul 13, 2020

Offer a service with an install

It’s a commonly known fact that hydronic boiler systems make up less than 10% of new construction heating systems installations in North America. So, it is no surprise that North America is a retrofit market.

As a skilled heating professional, the job at hand is to always fulfil the customer’s needs by resolving their heating problems and upgrading their system with a new boiler if needed, but are you going the extra mile, or are you just offering a “headlight” warranty?


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