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Sep 13, 2017

Classification of PEX by manufacturing process

September 13th, 2017|pex repiping plumbing|

Classification of PEX by manufacturing process Regardless of brand, there are only (3) main manufacturing processes used to produce PEX tubing: Peroxide method (used to make PEX-A tubing) Silane method (for PEX-B tubing) Irradiation method (for PEX-C) Contrary to the popular belief, A, B and C are not grades of PEX. These letters are used [...]

Oct 26, 2016

Upgrading Your Appliances is the Perfect Time for Repiping

October 26th, 2016|PEX Plumbing Los Angeles|

If you’ve been battling with an outdated washing machine or dishwasher for years now, you’re probably thinking quite seriously about replacing them. They aren’t getting your dishes or clothes clean, and having to run multiple cycles is costing you both water and money. At Integrity Repipe in Los Angeles, we love helping people solve their [...]

Oct 11, 2016

Save On Your Monthly Water Bill

October 11th, 2016|PEX Plumbing Los Angeles|

It's something that every homeowner tries to do, but saving on your monthly water bill can often be a challenge. The biggest obstacle to decreasing your monthly usage often comes about because people say they're going to change their habits, but never do as much as they should. At Integrity Repipe in Los Angeles, we're [...]

Oct 3, 2016

Learn More About PEX Tubing

October 3rd, 2016|PEX Plumbing Los Angeles|

PEX tubing can be found in many homes across the country, and it's quickly becoming the go-to choice for homeowners who are looking to upgrade their plumbing systems. As repipe plumbers in Los Angeles, we've answered many questions regarding PEX plumbing and its many advantages, and we thought it would be beneficial to use this [...]

Sep 27, 2016

The History of Copper

September 27th, 2016|Copper Piping Los Angeles|

Copper plumbing can be found in countless homes throughout the country, and there are even instances in history where archaeologists have found copper pipes that were used in ancient civilizations. While plumbing has come a long way since the ancient Egyptians, copper is still a durable plumbing material that can provide adequate water pressure and [...]

Sep 19, 2016

Why Do Galvanized Pipes Corrode?

September 19th, 2016|PEX Plumbing Los Angeles|

In most homes built before the 1960s, galvanized pipes were used for the majority, if not all of the plumbing. Galvanized pipes are steel pipes that are covered in a layer of zinc, and as the years pass, that layer of zinc erodes as it comes in contact with the minerals found in the water [...]

Sep 3, 2016

Kept Awake by Banging Pipes?

September 3rd, 2016|PEX Plumbing Los Angeles|

The plumbing in your home isn't something you often think about until there is an issue. You don't think about a clog until the drain backs up, you don't think about how much water you're using until the bill comes, and you don't think about water pressure until there is none. One problem that can [...]

Aug 31, 2016

Don’t Be Afraid to Drink Your Tap Water

August 31st, 2016|PEX Plumbing Los Angeles|

There are parts of the world where it isn't safe to drink water from the tap, but your Los Angeles home shouldn't be one of them. You may have a purifier on the faucet, or you may only drink the water from the dispenser on your fridge, but you should never be afraid of your [...]

Aug 25, 2016

Don’t Come Home to a Flood

August 25th, 2016|PEX Plumbing Los Angeles|

There are very few things that worse to come home to than a house that's filled with water. While it might not be the entire house, simply having a bathroom, laundry room, or utility room that's flooded is enough to drive your stress level through the roof. At Integrity Repipe, we believe in helping people [...]

Aug 16, 2016

Adding a New Bathroom?

August 16th, 2016|PEX Plumbing Los Angeles|

It might seem like there are plenty of bathrooms in your house, but when you have a large family, it can seem like there isn't one available when you need it. If you've finally decided to add another bathroom, you'll need an experienced plumber to handle the piping installation. There are many options when it [...]