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What is the Best Type of Boiler?

W.C. Rouse & Son represents almost all boiler-types.  We have experience applying and servicing all boiler types, including; steam, hot water, condensing, steam generators and more.  We have more than 300 years of combined experience, in house.  We know boilers and how to apply them.  So, what is the best type of boiler? We cannot…

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Poor Combustion Waste Money

Poor Combustion Waste Money Proper combustion is safer and saves you money.  In this article we will review the basics of combustion, explain the difference between good and poor combustion and share an example of the economic impact for your plant.  Proper boiler service and routine maintenance ensures your boiler is operating at peak efficiency,…

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Flexible-Tube Condensing Boiler

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The Flexible-Tube Condensing Boiler Long Life, High Efficiency The Flexible-Tube design has been in use for more than 100 years.  It has proven to be rugged, reliable and efficient.  The originator of the Flexible-Tube design, Bryan Boilers, in partnership with Thermal Solutions has created the next generation of condensing boilers, with the Free-Flex and Arctic…

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Is A Surge Tank Required?

You may have noticed, in various pieces of literature, guidelines suggesting when a surge tank is needed. Have you ever wondered why? Typically, surge tanks are recommended for condensate returns in excess of 50% of the system load. This may be further clarified as Tray‐type deaerators best suited for less than 50% returns and Spray‐type…

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Creek Condensing Boiler

Creek condensing boiler

Creek Condensing Boiler Condensing hot water boilers are the latest trend in the hot water boiler market place. This is due to the high thermal efficiencies they are able to achieve, capable of 95% or better, depending on operating conditions, saving the end user potentially thousands of dollars in fuel costs each year. Though condensing…

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