Month: April 2023

Why is PEX Plumbing bad?

The most common type of plumbing used in homes is PEX. It is flexible, less expensive than copper pipes and can be connected in many ways. But, PEX has its disadvantages. These include ultraviolet rays, rodents, as well as chemicals that can contaminate the water. UV rays PEX piping can be used as a replacement…

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What Does FIP Mean in Plumbing?

What does fip mean in plumbing? FIP is an acronym for "female iron pipe." A female iron pipe is a type of pipe that has a thread on the inside. When you install a FIP fitting, you must twist the male pipe to ensure that it fits properly. In this way, the two pipes form…

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