Benefits of Metal Hoses
Posted: September 13, 2023 | Category: Flexible Hoses

There are numerous benefits of metal hoses for a variety of applications when it comes to industrial piping. The experts from Flextech Industries have dedicated the time to explain what metal hoses are best known for and what their benefits are as opposed to other hose materials. 1. Exceptional Durability One of the standout benefits […]

What are PTFE Expansion Joints?
Posted: August 3, 2023 | Category: Expansion Joints

A growing number of businesses across Canada are discovering the transformative potential of PTFE expansion joints. These essential components for industrial piping are part of the line of products designed and manufactured by our experts at Flextech Industries. If you are unsure what PTFE expansion joints are and where are they most effectively applied, we […]

Benefits of Fabric Expansion Joints
Posted: July 6, 2023 | Category: Fabric Expansion Joints

Fabric expansion joints are essential components of piping systems that offer exceptional flexibility and versatility. These joints are made from high-quality, reinforced fabrics that can withstand extreme temperatures and environmental conditions. Fabric expansion joints provide an efficient solution for movement compensation in pipelines, particularly for those carrying hot gases, chemicals, or water. As a leading […]

How Do Louver Dampers Work?
Posted: June 15, 2023 | Category: Industrial Dampers

Louver dampers are essential components of many HVAC systems. As their adjustable metal blades can be opened or closed to control the air flowing through them, they are commonly used in ductwork to regulate fresh air flow into buildings while preventing unwanted drafts and protecting against inclement weather conditions. The dedicated team from Flextech Industries […]

Safety Precautions for Hose Pressure Tests
Posted: May 4, 2023 | Category: Flexible Hoses

As industries continue to expand and evolve, it is crucial to ensure that safety measures are put in place. Hose pressure tests are no exception. These tests help identify leaks or weaknesses in hoses transporting dangerous materials such as gas or chemicals; however, the high-pressure nature of these tests can pose a significant risk if […]

Industrial Damper Inspection Checklist
Posted: April 13, 2023 | Category: Industrial Dampers

Industrial dampers are an essential component of many industrial processes, more particularly those involving HVAC systems, and should always been maintained to avoid costly downtime by following an industrial damper inspection checklist. That is why the team at Flextech Industries has prepared one thorough checklist as a great starting point. Industrial dampers are responsible for […]

Which Expansion Joint is Right for You?
Posted: March 30, 2023 | Category: Expansion Joints

When it comes to piping and ventilation systems, it is crucial to know how to choose the right expansion joint for your specific needs. With so many types of expansion joints available, it can be difficult to determine which option is suitable for your system. This is especially true for complex systems, as you may […]

How to Maximize the Life of Your Flexible Hose
Posted: February 28, 2023 | Category: Flexible Hoses

Most flexible hoses are used every day for prolonged periods, exposing them to continuous wear and tear over time. While most wear and tear is often accounted for during use, many flexible hoses can suffer minor to severe damage before they are installed. As a leading provider of flexible hoses for various applications, the team […]

What are Gaskets and Why do They Matter?
Posted: January 27, 2023 | Category: Piping Accessories

When it comes to fluid transfer systems and other piping systems, it is crucial to ensure that you are using the right components. From flexible hoses and expansion joints to gaskets and diverter dampers, there are many elements that work together to keep a piping system working properly. While they are often quite small and […]

4 Reasons to Choose a Custom Expansion Joint
Posted: December 13, 2022 | Category: Expansion Joints, Fabric Expansion Joints

Piping systems, duct systems, and fluid/gas transfer systems require the perfect components to ensure optimal safety and performance. That is why it is crucial to understand what type of vibration absorption and expansion joint outfit will be required for your system. While there are many types of prefabricated expansion joints that can be purchased off […]