Plumbing is any system that conveys fluids for a wide range of applications. Plumbing uses pipes, valves, plumbing fixtures, tanks, and other apparatuses to convey fluids. Heating and cooling (HVAC), waste removal, and potable water delivery are among the most common uses for plumbing, but it is not limited to these applications. The word derives from the Latin for lead, plumbum, as the first effective pipes used in the Roman era were lead pipes.In the developed world, plumbing infrastructure is critical to public health and sanitation.Boilermakers and pipefitters are not plumbers although they work with piping as part of their trade and their work can include some plumbing.
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From unvented traps to inadequate drain slopes, a building inspector picks his top 10 in the world of plumbing done badly in this illustrated guide. It’s a helpful checklist that will save trouble down the road.
Both PEX and copper are good options; however, both have some advantages and disadvantages as well. PEX is less expensive, and fast to install, while copper is more expensive and can burst in cold weather.