Can I use a PVC pipe for hot water?

Answer The U.S. Department of Energy recommends the temperature of a household tap to be 120 degrees Fahrenheit; PVC pipes are rated to handle water up to a temperature of 140 degrees Fahrenheit.Source:pp... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Can I use a PVC pipe for hot water

Is flex copper pipe permitted as a water supply pipe in California?

Flex copper pipe is permitted in California as a water supply line in both "stick built" homes and mobile homes. The lines should be at least 12 inches deep and free from any joints. If a joint is ... Read More »

How do you connect a copper water pipe to a flex pipe?

AnswerThe quick and easy way is to use a compression "Shark Bite" fitting. It slips onto the copper pipe and creates a tight fit. Then use a threaded or pex flex adapter for your for the connection... Read More »

Hit a water pipe outside and now hot water pressure bad?

Good grief, how deep were you digging?If you got good cold water pressure then the most likely problem is you got some dirt in the line and it is blocking your hot water line. 1. On top of the h... Read More »

Who is resonsible for property damage if water heater pipe bursts in your bedroom closet but the water heater belongs to the apartment complex?