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Minimize Your Environmental Footprint With A Solar Water Heater.

A Solar Water Heater Is An Environmentally Friendly Choice. Upgrading to a solar water heater is a perfect option for the environmentally and economically conscious homeowner. By using the sun’s energy to heat your water, you’re taking advantage of a free and fairly consistent resource to fuel your home’s water needs. Since the fuel source […]

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Radiant Heat Project March 2014 - 05

Radiant Heat Keeps Open Concept Homes Comfortably Warm.

Radiant Heat Provides An Efficient Heating Source For Your Home. Radiant heat functions through hydronics or by electricity. Hydronic radiant heating is generated by running hot water through plastic tubing, under your flooring. Electric radiant uses heating cables to warm the floor above. Electric radiant is primarily used to heat individual rooms, like a kitchen […]

A Heat Pump Water Heater Is An Efficient Investment.

A Heat Pump Water Heater Is An Efficient Investment.

Choosing A Heat Pump Water Heater Saves You Money! A heat pump water heater provides an efficient option to heat your home’s water. Heat pump water heaters, also called hybrid electric water heaters, use less electricity because they utilize the ambient heat surrounding the water heater to help warm your water. By taking advantage of […]

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PEX vs PE-RT Pipe

At May Supply we carry two brands of flexible piping commonly referred to as PEX and PE-RT. PEX itself stands for the material the pipe is made from, cross-linked polyethylene. At May Supply we carry ViegaPEX tubing and Oil Creek Heatflex PE-RT Pipe. The Oil Creek Heatflex PE-RT pipe is made from DOWLEX™ 2433 Polyethylene Copolymer […]

AEM and MSHA Issue ‘Distracted Driving’ Safety Alert

AEM and MSHA Issue ‘Distracted Driving’ Safety Alert

The following article is published with permission from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers: AEM and MSHA Issue ‘Distracted Driving’ Safety Alert ‘Turn off your cell phone while operating off-road equipment’ is the key message from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) in a new jointly developed safety […]

2016-2017 Holiday Season Schedule

May Supply will be closed the following days in observance of Christmas and New Years: Saturday, December 24 Monday, December 26 Saturday, December 31 Monday, January 2   In regards to deliveries, the West Virginia route will be on the following Thursday, and the North route will be on the following Wednesday. Thank you for […]

Simple Tips To Get Your Home Ready For Winter

Simple Tips To Get Your Home Ready For Winter

Winter is coming, and along with it come cold temperatures and potential plumbing problems. Below are some simple tips to get your home ready for winter. Inside your home: Make sure pipes are well-insulated; close vents to your crawl space and insulate the openings If your laundry room or a bathroom is right next to […]

Wardflex Flexible Gas Piping

Wardflex Certification 11/3/16

May Supply Company is hosting a Wardflex Certification class on Thursday, November 3, 2016 from 8am to 10am at our Harrisonburg location. The course will include the following topics: Codes Sizing Testing Installation Repairs Manuals & sizing guides will be provided  The installation of flexible Gas piping must be done by a qualified installer who […]

Rehau Training October 19, 2016 - May Supply Company

Rehau Training October 19, 2016

May Supply is offering 2 classes in October about Rehau HVAC products: an engineer lunch and learn on 10.18.16, and a contractor training on 10.19.16 from 8am to noon. Click here to view the complete class flier.   A Brief Introduction to Rehau: Flexible Solutions, Easy to Install Radiant heating can be the primary heat […]

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Remembering 9/11

“One of the worst days in America’s history saw some of the bravest acts in Americans’ history. We’ll always honor the heroes of 9/11. And here at this hallowed place, we pledge that we will never forget their sacrifice.” —President George W. Bush at the Pentagon in 2008