CT Gov. Lamont's Executive Order Combats Effects Of Climate Change

Jun 29 2019
CT Gov. Lamont's Executive Order Combats Effects Of Climate Change

On September 3rd, 2019 Governor of Connecticut Ned Lamont, Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Commissioner Katie Dykes, and over 80 environmental advocates convened the Governor’s Forum On Climate Change to discuss issues related to mitigating climate change, specifically as their administration prepares its package of legislative proposals for the 2020 session of the General...

Regulating Boiler Room Temperature

Jun 25 2019
Regulating Boiler Room Temperature

How to Cool Down a Boiler Room This article was written by Will Jones, a Thermaxx Jackets insulation expert.

Getting To Know Your Building: The Commercial Facility Energy Assessment

Jun 24 2019
Getting To Know Your Building: The Commercial Facility Energy Assessment

This article was written by Suzanne Rowe Barrett of Thermaxx Jackets

Commercial Boiler Insulation

Jun 24 2019
Commercial Boiler Insulation

Whether your commercial building is heated using a state-of-the-art high-efficiency commercial boiler or one that twenty years old, you can make it even more efficient by enhancing its thermal efficiency with removable insulation blankets made custom for your boiler. Thermaxx Jackets, the nation's leading manufacturer of removable insulation blankets, has extensive experience insulating...

Choosing the Right Insulation for the Removable Jacket Job

Jun 23 2019
Choosing the Right Insulation for the Removable Jacket Job

There are a lot of things to take into consideration when you’re deciding what type of insulation to use for any particular application. We’ll cover 5 of the most important factors to consider here as it relates to piping, valves, and fittings.

Choosing Insulation: Is Removable Insulation Right for You?

Jun 22 2019
Choosing Insulation: Is Removable Insulation Right for You?

Before we can talk about whether removable insulation is the correct solution for anyone, it’s worth taking a minute to define it: Removable insulation is a blanket or jacket that can be put on and taken off easily. Often, the blankets use Velcro™, and are as easy to affix as putting on sneakers that have Velcro ties.  In contrast, regular insulation can be put on by professionals, but to take...

Centrifugal Pump Insulation Blankets

Jun 22 2019
Centrifugal Pump Insulation Blankets

What Are Centrifugal Pumps? Centrifugal pumps are probably the most common type of pump in use today. Centrifugal pumps are used in residential applications for hydronic heating systems, potable water supply from a well and other applications. Industrial and commercial use is by far the greatest use of this type of pump. They are used for hot water supply/return systems, chilled water systems,...

Insulation and Safety - Ensuring a Safe Workplace with Insulation

Apr 17 2019
Insulation and Safety - Ensuring a Safe Workplace with Insulation

Do you run with scissors? No? How about play with fire? Of course not! What about your pipes - are they insulated? Uh-oh, I can hear the excuses now - we have to do regular maintenance, or it’s costly to continually reinstall insulation. These are all fine excuses, but they don’t change the fact that you are risking the safety of your workers and opening yourself up to legal actions and fines...

Insulation Blanket Rebates & Incentives

Apr 04 2019
Insulation Blanket Rebates & Incentives

Removable insulation blankets provide many benefits when installed on a component in a steam system or otherwise. The primary benefit being a reduction in wasted energy, as heat can no longer escape the component and dissipate into space. Removable insulation blankets are a simple and effective way to save energy, and dollars, in your facility whether it's a university, hospital, multi-family...

Why You Should Inspect Stainless Steel Pipes

Mar 14 2019
Why You Should Inspect Stainless Steel Pipes

Common in factories and plants, stainless steel pipes and tubes are something we frequently see in our removable insulation installation calls. In these industrial settings, stainless steel pipes are frequently exposed to extreme temperatures and conditions; thus, insulating them is important to energy savings. Perhaps equally important is inspecting stainless steel pipes.