The PEX Versus Copper Pipe Plumbing Repair Dilemma PEX versus copper pipe are commonly compared plumbing materials. A situation every homeowner dreads is the thought of dealing with pipe leaks or pinhole leaks of any sort. Plumbing repairs are the last thing anyone wants to deal with. One of the most important factors to consider… Read more about PEX Versus Copper Pipe: Which is Better?
“Lead is more common than anybody probably wants to admit,” says Gary Gould with TDT Plumbing, the first LeadSmart certified plumbing company in Texas. “It’s in about everything, and nowadays people do not want it in their drinking water.” Testing for lead in your water requires specialized techniques to get an accurate reading. Listen to… Read more about LeadSmart: know what’s in your water pipes
? Water Heater Tank Maintenance When should you do water heater tank maintenance? Is your water heater 10 years or older? You might want to check! Not preventing the tank from rusting and forming leaks is a sure way to lessen the life of your unit. (Once you have a leak, you might as well… Read more about Water Heater Tank Maintenance [VIDEO]
Description: The Webster House residential project was experiencing widespread pinhole leaks in its copper water supply system. ACE DuraFlo ® was utilized to restore the system. THE PROBLEM: Built in the late 1960’s, this 200 unit Webster House residential project was experiencing pinhole leaks in its copper water supply system. Upon investigation, it was found… Read more about The Webster House
Project Type: Commercial & Industrial — Condominiums – Pipe Restoration — Epoxy Coated Location: Los Angeles, CA Description: The Village Green resident owners complained of on-going failures of the piping system including low flow, brown water, bad tasting water, pinhole leaks and pipe bursts. After initially beginning with an intrusive 8-week re-pipe repair, TDT was… Read more about The Village Green Condominiums
Location: San Jose, CA THE SOLUTION Due to the experience of the local franchise, assistance from TDT Plumbing’s plumbers and technicians, and the ease and effectiveness of the ACE Duraflo ® system, the project was completed ahead of schedule with no loss of income from tenant displacement. Water service was fully restored providing for full… Read more about Project Type: Commercial & Industrial– Apartments – Pipe Restoration– Epoxy Coated
Plumbing Pipe Repair in a Mid-Century Modern Home Plumbing pipe repair headaches happen in older homes with deferred maintenance. A currently sought after, popular home design is Mid-Century Modern architecture. These homes were built in the 1930’s to the 1960’s. With open and expansive floor plans and floor to ceiling glass windows, they are a… Read more about Mid-Century Modern Home Plumbing Pipe Repair Options