Some things shouldn’t have been changed, and moving away from copper pipes in favor of galvanized piping is one that I don’t think I will ever be able to understand. In addition to shortening the life of your homes plumbing system, other metals have also been found to contribute to poor qualities in water.
In addition to the cleanliness of the water delivered from copper pipes and their longevity, which is in upwards of 100 years, there are also quite a few benefits to employing a copper pipe system for your homes plumbing system
Copper is anti-corrosive which means that it doesn’t break down in the pipe contaminating drinking water. It is also anti-bacterial keeping all incoming water clean and bacteria free.
Copper is the go to standard for building materials. It has been used in the industry for more than 70 years and has yet to be dethroned as the best building product available for plumbing systems. The material is very durable and can last longer than most life times.
If your South Berkeley home does not currently have copper piping, and you are looking to bring copper piping into your home, give our technicians at RUSH PLUMBING & ROOTER a call for a free consultation and estimate. Our skilled tech’s will give you an in-depth plan for the installation of the copper system and let you know if there are any difficulties prior to the start of your project.
Installing copper piping in your home is a great option if you are going to remain in your home for a long period of time. Since it is a bit more costly than some of the other options, it does not make sense to install copper piping in a temporary residence.
Copper is however extremely resilient and well worth the investment. It can be used for both interior and exterior applications, and is even suitable for subterranean projects. If for nothing more than one’s peace of mind, then so be it. There is a lot to worry about in day to day life, RUSH PLUMBING & ROOTER can remove the fear left by an inferior plumbing system.
Do not hesitate to call now and schedule your free consultation. Copper piping is a great way to add stability to your home. After the installation of your copper plumbing system there will be one less thing in your home that can go wrong.