Homeowners are faced with numerous options when it comes to choosing the most suitable plumbing pipes. Whether that is replacing old pipes or initiating a new build, it’s important to know your options to best understand which plumbing pipe option best covers your home’s plumbing needs.
Polyethylene or PEX plumbing pipes are made from plastic material used for water supply piping systems. PEX piping offers flexibility, making it much more convenient to install than other more rigid options. It provides high heat resistance and durability. The most frequently used for water piping are ½. ¾, and 1 inch.
1. East installation
2. Energy-saving (reduced heat transfer)
4. Typically leam-free
Copper plumbing is used for heating systems and to construct/renovate gas line plumbing systems. It is a durable and reliable method often used by homeowners, guaranteeing long-lasting results if properly installed. Copper pipes can handle pressure up to 1000 psi and are ideal for withstanding hot and cold temperatures.
1. Fire resistant
2. Long-lasting (resistance to corrosion)
Polyvinyl chloride, in other words, PVC plumbing is a piping method used for a variety of piping applications, from the transport of drinking water to fire sprinkler systems. PVC pipes are popular amongst homeowners as they’re known to have long-lasting and cost-effective results.
2. Environmentally friendly
Our advanced plumbing services are available to help you choose and install the correct piping system to meet your plumbing needs.
There are several plumbing pipe options – the question is, which ones are intended for what job, and which option is the best for you?
Our local plumbing and heating technicians offer top-grade recommendations and high-quality plumbing services to assist you in making the right choice when it comes to selecting your plumbing pipes.
Contact Carolina Pluming & Water Systems if you’re looking for reliable and modern plumbing solutions.
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