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    What is a Whole-Home Repipe and Do You Need One?

    If you own a home, the list of improvements you would like to accomplish is probably extensive. The most popular home remodels are the kitchen and bathroom, and every year, thousands of homeowners rip apart their kitchen and bathrooms, installing new sinks, faucets, and trendy backsplashes. Maybe the backsplash has an alternating pattern of seashells or cowboy boots, regardless you will more than …Read More

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    The Health of Your Septic System Begins in the Drains

    In Anaheim, having a home with a septic system can be a real drag, particularly if your pipes are in disrepair. If that is the case, it is critical that you contact the repipe experts at California Repipe Specialist. Shoddy pipes can cause all sorts of problems in your home. Issues like leaks, low water pressure and slow drains can be a nightmare down the road, as most often, the problems seem to …Read More

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    Summer Solstice

    Last time we talked a bit about the inspections that should be done in the spring. Well, summer just happened. Let that sink in for a minute. Spring has passed you by and before you know it, it is time to change the calendar. Today at approximately 3:34 the summer solstice…does something. It is not really clear what happens but the day is the longest of the year. It sounds good when you can tell…Read More

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    Why Make the Switch from Galvanized Piping?

    Galvanized pipes have been a common plumbing implementation after cast iron piping fell out of popularity. Galvanized pipes may be built out of zinc-coated iron or steel pipes. These pipes are strong and may last up to 70 years, but they do have many drawbacks. Most notably, water quality will suffer as a galvanized pipe ages. In this way copper piping and PEX piping are superior piping choices, a…Read More

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    It’s Time for a Drain Repiping

    Are you concerned you may need a drain pipe repiping soon? The best way to find out if your drains need repiping is to call on the pros here at Repipe Specialist to have us come in for an inspection. We’ll let you know how your pipes are doing, and how soon they’ll need to be replaced. However, the second best way to find out if your drain pipes need replacement is to check yourself. If you no…Read More

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    What’s the Average Lifespan of a Pipe?

    The lifespan for certain plumbing pipes varies depending on its material composition. It’s useful to know the lifespan of your piping, as you can prevent costly pipe failures by having your home or building repiped. If you’re concerned about the age of your pipes, check out Repipe Specialist’s list of pipe “expiration dates” here… PEX Pipes (Supply Line) Although PEX piping is relative…Read More

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    A Brief History & Facts About Natural Gas

    Gas leaks are a dangerous event.  Gas is explosive and toxic.  Natural Gas, although odorless in its raw form, is given a dose of t-butyl mercaptan - a skunky eggy smell - in order to warn us of unseen hazards. It’s facts like this that are important to understanding a dangerous tool like natural gas.  So let’s take a further look at the facts and history behind natural gas. It's Completely…Read More

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    Gas Leaks Can Be Dangerous If Not Addressed Immediately: How Safe Are You?

    If you are experiencing a lack of pressure in your gas line and your gas appliances are showing those effects, then it could be an issue that is far more serious then you may think.  Fortunately gas companies put an odor similar to rotten eggs in natural gas for homes so if there is any indication of that odor throughout your home, then it could be due to a faulty gas line or older piping that is…Read More

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    Repiping Gas Lines in Anaheim

    Low gas flow, like low water pressure, can become a big problem and a waste of energy for your home. Also like low water pressure, it may be an indicator that something else is going on beneath the surface. However, this something else could be far more serious than a leaky water pipe: a leaky gas pipe can be deadly. Many homes built before the 1970's can have this problem, which is why we encoura…Read More

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    The Benefits of Copper

    A naturally occurring metal, copper is mined both above and below ground.  The benefits of this element are great and increasing, so it only makes sense to use copper to repipe Anaheim. These benefits include, but are certainly not limited to: Versatility.  There is no doubt that copper is one of the most versatile of the metals.  It can be refined to be soft for the benefit of difficult space…Read More