How to Replace Copper Plumbing With ABS?

Answer Copper plumbing is an excellent choice for almost all applications. But sometimes plastic is better. ABS plastic works best with drainage and waste plumbing systems. It has wider pipe diameters tha... Read More »

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How to Replace a section of copper plumbing pipe?

Assuming it is 15mm. Buy 2 15mm couplers (compression, push fit, pre-soldered or end feed) and a length of 15mm copper pipe. Chop the copper pipe that needs replacing and connect as necessary. If y... Read More »

Plumbing PVC Vs. Copper?

PVC and copper plumbing are what make turning on a faucet, flushing a toilet, and taking a shower part of everyday life. When deciding which is the right plumbing to use, there are pros and cons of... Read More »

Copper solder plumbing?

Just wipe the solder off the pipe and fittings before it solidifies. Use a dry rag so you don't cool things off in the process. Then, once cooled, using very fine sandpaper, sand the remaining th... Read More »

Plumbing: How to Connect PVC to Copper?

Copper and PVC are materials that are as different as night and day. On the surface, it may seem an impossible task to join both to make a solid connection, but that is not the case at all. You wil... Read More »