What’s the Difference Between Wirsbo and PEX?

After making the final decision to do an overhaul or new plumbing, we start searching for the best material to use. In most cases we settle for renown brands and at times we go for what fits in our budget. Finally you ask yourself the question; will I go for Pex or Wirsbo? What makes … Read more

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Pex Bend Support vs Elbow

You cannot avoid turns and twists when doing a plumbing job. When using pex for the first time in your house, you may have a challenge choosing between having bends with bend support and adding elbows like we do in the traditional plumbing. Our experts recommend the use of bends with bend support as it … Read more

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Which is Better; Pex or Copper?

When building a new home or making repairs and renovations to an existing piping system, many home owners are in a dilemma  on the type of plumbing material that best fits their project. However, they all come down to the most popular types of pipe materials: Pex or Copper. Now choosing between these two can … Read more

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How to Use Flex Tape : Step By Step Guide

How to Use Flex Tape

Being a homeowner is not a breeze. However, having basic skills and knowing quick fixes goes a long way in ensuring that your house functions properly. If you are looking for ways to make DIY projects easy and efficient, you should consider flex tape. It is effective when applied in the right way. In this … Read more

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Which is Better for PEX Crimp or Cinch?

Which is Better for PEX

Are you planning to purchase a crimping tool of your own? Or maybe you are a newbie trying to understand PEX plumbing. Whatever the case, you have come to the right place. I recently came across a review platform where both plumbers and DIY enthusiasts discussed their experiences with various fittings and PEX connection systems. … Read more

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PEX Connection Ideas

PEX Connection Ideas

PEX plumbing pipes, also known as cross-linked polyethylene, is tubing that is used for both cold and hot water supply lines. Thanks to its ease of use and flexibility, PEX is gaining popularity in both residential and commercial usage. PEX features various PEX connectors and fittings which is advantageous over other types of plumbing pipes. … Read more

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5 Best PEX Expansion Tools

Best Pex Expansion Tool Review

PEX has changed the plumbing industry, making it a popular solution to both the pros and homeowners. As a homeowner, it is best to repair some areas in your home without needing professionals. PEX is a flexible and versatile material that comes with ease of use, even for amateurs. While plumbing should be left to … Read more

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How to Install and Remove SharkBite Fittings

How to Install and Remove SharkBite fittings

Plumbing can be a daunting task, whether it is the repair or installation of a new pipe system. While traditional methods are tested and approved, they remain intimidating to most DIYers with no plumbing skills. With traditional methods comes different tools. Crimpers are pricey and difficult to use in cramped areas, while adhesives are quite … Read more

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