PVC and CPVC Pipes and Fittings
Faulty pipe joints or poor joining methods in a plumbing system can be a real headache. The most common issue is leakage, it can be minor drips or heavy flows that cause water damage to your walls, floors, and belongings. The moisture from leaks is a breeding ground for mould,...
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09
Jul 2024
Benefits of Drip Irrigation Pipes
Sprinklers or drip pipes are two widely-known traditional options for irrigation among farmers nationwide. In today’s world where environmental consciousness has become a priority, sprinklers do not strike a wise choice for sustainable farming. It sprays water indiscriminately, potentially watering all areas even those not required leading to water wastage. ...
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09
Jul 2024
Astral Wire Guard PVC Cable Protector
In construction projects, using poor cable guards in the electrical conduit can lead to serious repercussions. It not only affects the safety of the people within but also the structural integrity of the infrastructure itself. This necessitates using the best cable protectors for electrical conduits infused with benefits and features...
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09
Jul 2024
Importance of Agriculture Pipes
With the increasing population, there is a growing demand for food, which has led to the adoption of modern farming practices. And, in modern farming practices, the use of high-quality agricultural pipes and fittings is essential for the efficient and sustainable management of irrigation systems.  Let’s find out what agricultural...
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09
Jul 2024
Types of Plumbing Pipes
Before we move on to discussing the various common types of plumbing pipes for homes, let’s briefly talk about what these are. These are hollow tubes that serve the purpose of transporting water from one destination to the other. They act as a tool for a wide range of purposes...
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09
Jul 2024
Guide to Drainage Systems
To understand about drainage and sewerage pipes, you need to have a comprehensive idea about their salient features and their use, among other snippets of information. Drainage systems have distinct features, sewerage pipes types, and are meant for varied purposes. Let’s discuss the things you should know about drainage pipes...
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09
Jul 2024
Water tank maintenance tips.
Clean and safe drinking water is a fundamental necessity for every household. As more and more people turn to water storage tanks to meet their water storage needs, it becomes imperative to understand the importance of regular maintenance. Plastic water storage tanks are widely used for their durability and cost-effectiveness....
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05
Jul 2024
CPVC and uPVC Pipe Features and Drawbacks
Selecting the appropriate pipes and fittings is critical to ensure plumbing systems' longevity, efficiency and safety. Today, CPVC pipes and uPVC pipes are two commonly used modern alternatives that surpass the limitations of their predecessors, PVC pipes.  Built on the foundation of PVC, uPVC pipes and CPVC pipes are refined...
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05
Jul 2024
Astral Fire Pro for Enhanced Protection
Fire sprinkler systems are crucial for rapid and effective fire response, safeguarding lives and property. These automated systems swiftly detect and suppress fires, minimising damage and preventing the spread of flames. Their proactive role in fire safety underscores their vital importance in both residential and commercial structures.  When it comes...
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05
Jul 2024
Lead-Free uPVC Water Pipes
For centuries, water has flowed through our homes, carrying not just life-giving sustenance but also a silent threat: lead. Lead is a natural element that can be found in old transportation pipes, posing serious health risks when it leaches into the drinking water supply. High levels of lead in the...
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05
Jul 2024
Leak-Resistant uPVC Pipes
When it comes to plumbing, the dreaded drip-drip-drip of a leaky pipe can be a nightmare. It causes inconvenience, results in water wastage and potential damage to the infrastructure. However, with the advent of uPVC pipes and fittings, leak-free plumbing systems are now a reality. One such breakthrough is Astral’s...
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05
Jul 2024
Astral CPVC PRO Pipes
Imagine a scenario where freezing temperatures wreak havoc on your plumbing system, causing pipes to crack and leak, disrupting your daily life. In such situations, the choice of materials becomes paramount in ensuring the durability and reliability of your plumbing. This is where CPVC pipes and fittings come into the...
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05
Jul 2024
Sustainable Roof Drainage
Sustainable water management practices are paramount as the world faces escalating water scarcity and environmental concerns. Astral Rainway half-cut roof drainage pipes and fittings promote rainwater utilisation as an alternative water source. These systems can significantly water conservation, relieve freshwater pressure and develop sustainable water management practices through efficient rainwater...
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03
Jul 2024
CPVC Piping System
CPVC (Chlorinated Polyvinyl Chloride) pipes have become an increasingly popular choice for plumbing systems in residential, commercial and industrial environments as a result of these benefits. It provides a reliable as well as efficient option for providing both hot and cold water, guaranteeing safe functioning of the plumbing system. CPVC...
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02
Jul 2024
CPVC Pipes for Hot and Cold Water
Modern lifestyles demand advanced solutions to meet the growing need for a safe, hygienic and reliable water supply. With the increasing use of hot water in daily life, it is essential to use the most suitable materials for plumbing systems. CPVC pipes and fittings offer an excellent option for hot...
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02
Jul 2024
Advantages of uPVC Pipes and Fittings
uPVC pipes, or unplasticized polyvinyl chloride pipes, are a type of rigid plastic pipe commonly used for various applications such as plumbing, drainage, and irrigation systems due to their durability and chemical resistance. Astral offers India’s first lead-free uPVC piping system - Astral Aquarius. These pipes are lead-free, non-toxic, and...
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02
Jul 2024
Advantages of Sound Pipes
Have you ever noticed those annoying sounds coming from your plumbing system? It can be quite bothersome, especially in places where noise is a big concern, like residential areas, hospitals, libraries, or office spaces. Introducing 3 Layer Silencio Pipes, the ultimate choice for minimising noise transmission in your plumbing system....
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02
Jul 2024
CPVC Pipes and Fittings
CPVC (Chlorinated Polyvinyl Chloride) pipes are a type of plastic piping system that is widely used in plumbing and industrial applications. They are manufactured through a process of chlorination.  In the world of plumbing and piping systems, CPVC pipes and fittings have emerged as a game-changer, revolutionising how water is...
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27
Jun 2024
difference between upvc & cpvc
When choosing the plumbing system, picking the right type of pipes and fittings system is essential for ensuring the efficiency and safety of your system. For both residential and commercial plumbing, the three most common types of pipes used are uPVC, CPVC, and PEX. Before deciding on a material to...
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26
Jun 2024
fire sprinklers pipes
Automatic fire sprinkler systems date back to the early 1800s. The first prototypes were developed by English inventors. These systems were simple in their functioning. They consisted of a network of pipes filled with water triggered by a heat-sensitive element, causing water to shower over the fire. Eventually, over the...
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25
Jun 2024
upvc pipe & fittings
The plumbing system of any location is a crucial aspect of constructing or upgrading a home or office space. Leaks, dampness, frequent upkeep needs, or other inconvenience-causing difficulties with the piping system are the last things you want. Pipes that are poorly installed or of poor quality may result in...
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24
Jun 2024
fire sprinklers Pipes
CPVC (Chlorinated Polyvinyl Chloride) pipes and fittings are cost-effective and convenient to provide protection from fire in low and moderate-risk environments, which makes them a popular choice for fire sprinklers and sprinkler systems. The use of CPVC pipes and other parts in fire sprinkler systems in homes and other low-hazard...
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21
Jun 2024
Sewerage drainage pipes
When it comes to large commercial spaces, the sewerage drainage system plays a vital role in ensuring efficient and effective wastewater management. Sewerage drainage systems have various components, these include pipes and fittings. These components must be carefully selected to ensure optimal performance. In our blog post, we explore the...
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18
Jun 2024
Agricultural pipes are specifically designed and used for agriculture needs and purposes. They are usually made from materials such as PVC and they are used for a variety of applications in the agricultural sector.  PVC can be modified to meet the unique requirements for pipes used with submersible pumps. Astral...
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17
Jun 2024
Type of Plumbing pipes & fittings
Plumbing pipes are essential components of a building's plumbing system, which is responsible for conveying water and other fluids in and out of the property. There are several types of plumbing pipes commonly used in homes. Some of the most common types and tips about them are as follows: CPVC...
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15
Jun 2024
Pipe Solvent Comparison
We all need access to running water for carrying out our daily routines. At times, municipalities fall short to supply the appropriate amounts and if you want enough water available all day, installing your own water storage tanks is the best option.  Looking for the best water tank manufacturers for...
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14
Jun 2024
Irrigation Pipes
Polymer-based irrigation pipes have become increasingly popular in agriculture due to their durability, flexibility, and resistance to corrosion. These pipes are produced from several polymer kinds and have unique characteristics that make them appropriate for specific applications. Here are the five common types of irrigation pipes and their usage: High-Density...
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17
Nov 2022
UPVC and CPVC Pipes Fittings
In industrial settings, choosing the right pipes and fittings is crucial for ensuring efficient and reliable operations. Two commonly used materials for such applications are UPVC (Unplasticized Polyvinyl Chloride) and CPVC (Chlorinated Polyvinyl Chloride). These thermoplastic materials offer a range of benefits and are widely used across various industries. Let's...
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17
Aug 2022
Blow Mould Water Tanks
Water is an essential resource that plays a crucial role in our daily lives. From cooking and cleaning to personal hygiene and hydration, we rely on a steady supply of clean and safe water. It is necessary to install a reliable and efficient water storage solution to ensure an uninterrupted...
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05
Aug 2022
PEX Plumbing Pipe
What is PEX Piping? PEX pipe, short for cross-linked polyethylene pipe, is a flexible, durable and versatile plumbing material that has revolutionised the industry. It is an excellent alternative to traditional piping for water that uses materials such as copper and PVC, offering numerous advantages that make it a preferred...
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05
Aug 2022
Types of Pipes in borewell
A borewell is a way to extract water from the ground that involves drilling a small, deep hole into the earth. A borewell's primary function is to provide access to groundwater for use at home, for industrial purposes or agricultural processes or for irrigation. In places where the traditional supply...
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22
Jul 2022
Water storage tanks are containers that are used to store water for various purposes, such as drinking water, irrigation, firefighting, and industrial processes. These tanks are available in various sizes, materials, and shapes, depending on their intended use. Here are some commonly classified water storage tanks based on the number...
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19
Jun 2022
Astral Cleo Water Tank: Antiviral Shield
In the world of water storage solutions, the Astral Cleo Water Tank stands tall as India's pioneering innovation. It is not just your ordinary large water tank, it is a game-changer in the world of water storage containers. What sets it apart? The revolutionary anti-viral copper shield that ensures your...
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03
Jun 2022
A well-designed and properly functioning drainage system in buildings is crucial for maintaining structural integrity and preventing water damage. Drainage pipes are the backbone of these systems as they carry wastewater and rainwater away from the building's foundation to a designated location. There are various types of water drainage pipes...
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14
Apr 2022
Astral Drainmaster SWR Pipes & Fittings
When it comes to installing a SWR (Soil, Waste and Rainwater) drainage system, choosing the right SWR pipes and SWR fittings is crucial. The SWR drainage system is designed to efficiently remove waste without blockage and leakages. Therefore, it’s important to ensure that the SWR pipes and SWR fittings are...
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05
Apr 2022
Commercial Sewerage Pipes
When it comes to selecting commercial sewerage and drainage pipes, you need to consider several important factors. Choosing the right kind of pipes is crucial for ensuring a smooth and efficient flow of waste and water, as well as preventing any potential issues or damage in the long run. Astral...
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06
Mar 2022
A well-functioning water tank is crucial to any home. It provides a consistent supply of clean water for various household needs. Water tanks are made from a variety of materials, including plastic, concrete, stainless steel, or fibreglass. Whether it is a plastic water tank or a concrete one, regular maintenance...
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12
Jan 2022
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