December 19, 2018

Repairing the Top

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September 12, 2018

How Reliable are Private Fire Hydrants?

A well considered article by David R. Blossom, ALCM, CFPS, CFII posted at answers this question. Click on the link to the website, then Search for the Keywords “weakest link.” (Free registration required to read the article.) Quote: “The old adage that a chain is only as strong as its weakest link is a perfect description of fire protection systems. However, can you think of a more potentially weaker and extremely important link than a hydrant that doesn’t work?
September 12, 2018

Regulations and Recent Articles of Interest

Double Steamer Hydrants allow two large diameter supply lines to be run from one hydrant to two separate pumping engines at the scene. Read more in this informative article from www.FireHydrant.Org.
September 12, 2018

Fire Hydrants in the News

In a joint project developed by the Fire Department and GIS staff of the City of Euless, Texas, GPS (global positioning satellite) technology was used to benefit both groups and better maintain city fire hydrants. Read this online article.
September 12, 2018

Hydrant Doctor® Seeks Upper Barrel Sections of Older Model Fire Hydrants

Hydrant Doctor® is looking to obtain the upper barrel (nozzle section) of some older model fire hydrants. I am currently looking for the following models: Kennedy K10 or K12 w/bolted flange, 3-way connection with mechanical nozzle fitting, also: Darling B50 or B62 B as well. Will make fair offer to obtain. Will travel within fair distance to pick up these items. Contact me at this website with your offer. Email to, or use the form on our Contact Page.
September 12, 2018

Mathews Fire Hydrants Parts Wanted

The Hydrant Doctor® is looking to buy 6-inch parts for Mathews Fire Hydrants. If you have Mathews parts or know where we could acquire them, please Contact the Hydrant Doctor® today!
September 12, 2018

Get a Second Opinion!

Have you been told your hydrants need replaced? Get a second opinion from the Hydrant Doctor®! You could save $thousands without sacrificing quality or safety. Contact the Hydrant Doctor® today!
September 12, 2018

NEW CERTIFICATION! ASSE Backflow Certification

Backflow preventers, their testing and repairing are an important part of protecting public health. Hydrant Doctor has achieved ASSE Certification to better serve you. Visit our Backflow Preventers page for more information
September 12, 2018

NEW! The Hydrant Hat:

Hydrant Doctor® is now an approved distributor of the Hydrant Hat. Approved by Fire Chiefs, the Hydrant Hat is a patented Fire Hydrant protection device designed to reduce maintenance costs and protect the hydrant from inclement weather and harsh environments. Hydrant Hat protects from snow, ice, rain, sun and weed growth around the hydrant. For more information, including a demo video, visit Your fire hydrants are an expensive investment. Protect that investment and make it last longer with Hydrant Hat. Contact the Hydrant Doctor® today!