What is lead pipe flashing?

Answer Appliances and plumbing fixtures often incorporate vent pipes that project through the rooftop of a house. To maintain water resistance, these pipes should be flashed with lead pipe flashing. Lead ... Read More »

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How to Install Pipe Flashing?

Pipes that lead to the outside of your home can create a path for unwanted moisture. Properly installing flashing to these pipes can help keep water out and increase energy efficiency. Pipe flashin... Read More »

Does PVC pipe contain lead?

PVC piping contains no traces of lead. First developed in the 1940s, PVC piping is manufactured from a plastic and vinyl mixture called polyvinyl chloride. It is commonly used in commercial and res... Read More »

Grants for Lead Pipe Replacement?

Several grant programs are available to replace lead pipes and other presence of lead in residential, public and commercial buildings. Grants are used to pay for renovation and remodeling projects ... Read More »

How to Repair a Leak in a Lead Pipe Bathtub Drain?

There are many ways to repair bathtub drains. Using epoxy putty has to be the easiest and fastest way to repair a lead bath drain under your house. If your lead drain is under the bathroom or kitch... Read More »