The Sunny Plumber Phoenix Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Repiping’

When Should I Consider Repiping?

Monday, April 24th, 2017

question-markModern homeowners have a glut of conveniences at their disposal. Perhaps no single system is more vital to our way of life than the plumbing that both brings water into your home as needed and which disposes of waste and wastewater when necessary. Just think of all that you depend upon your plumbing system for, from doing the dishes and showering to washing your laundry and general household cleaning.

Now, just think about how much damage that water can do if it manages to get out of your pipes and leak into your home. Modern plumbing materials and system design help to minimize the risk of such problems developing. However, there is no such thing as a 100% reliable plumbing system. If you are experiencing certain problems with your home, and there are other deciding factors present, then repiping your house in Phoenix, AZ may be your best option. Here are a few tips on when to consider repiping services.

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Problems That Can Lead to Pipe Replacement

Monday, January 25th, 2016

Since the 1960s, the majority of the plumbing pipes installed in new homes have been copper. This is because copper is a very sturdy material, resistant to rust, and capable of lasting up to a century under ideal circumstances. However, even copper pipes can be afflicted by serious issues. It’s important that you know what kinds of problems can shorten the lifespan of your pipes, so that you know when to call for plumbing services. Let’s take a look at a couple of the problems that can lead to pipe replacement.

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Problems That Can Lead to Repiping

Monday, January 4th, 2016

Plumbing pipes are designed to last quite a long time, under the right circumstances. There are plenty of homeowners who never have to deal with repiping. However, there are also plenty of situations that can weaken or destroy plumbing pipes. The good news is that if you catch them early enough, many of these problems can be resolved without having to replace the pipe. Read on for more information on these problems, and when to call for repairs.

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How Often Is Pipe Replacement Necessary?

Monday, September 7th, 2015

We occasionally have people ask us whether or not they need to have their pipes replaced past a certain age. The older the house is, the more likely that this question is going to come up. It’s a fair question, but the truth is that in most cases people don’t ever have to replace the pipes in their home. This isn’t because plumbing pipes are invincible. It’s simply that they last a very long time. Let’s take a look at some of the times when you do probably need to have your pipes replaced.

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