Underground warning tape lets you quickly locate underground services like the pipelines for water, gas or electricity lines. Its’ easily buried under the ground surface by around 10” or more.
Underground warning tape helps detect, locate, identify, and protect buried utility lines such as water, gas, electrical, sewer, and telecommunications. Underground warning tape comes in different widths, usually 3 inches or 6 inches. You choose the width you use based on the size of and how deeply buried the underground utility is.
Tape important usage:
Underground warning tape lets you locate and prevent damage to valuable underground utility installations. When excavating, if you don’t locate the utilities first, you are facing severe injury, high repair costs, fines, and outages. According to the underground detective, every 6 minutes someone damages an underground utility line because they dug without locating utilities first.
Using underground warning tape in your construction projects lets others find the utilities easily so you can avoid an expensive and dangerous catastrophe.