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How to Repair Polybutylene Pipe

Polybutylene Pipe

Polybutylene pipe was installed heavily in the 1980s and 1990s in residential water distribution systems. They were cheaper to manufacture than copper, and they were also easier to install. This made them much cheaper overall than the tradition copper tubing that was used in many plumbing systems of the day. Well, the problem is that the polybutylene can become fragile if stressed by bending or […]

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