Cypress RepipingIf you own an older home with leaky pipes, it may be time for a whole house Cypress repiping. Homes that were built during and before the 1970s often had galvanized pipe installed throughout the system. Unfortunately, this piping material degrades and corrodes over time. You may be seeing the results of it with leaky pipes, numerous blockages and water pressure issues. At some point, you will need the help of repipe specialists in Cypress. Call on Clean Team Plumbing at (832) 813-8035 for assistance. You can also find us at our offices at 2455 FM 2920 Suite A, Spring, TX 77388.
What Happens During a Whole House Cypress Repipe?The basic concept of a Cypress repipe involves replacing your old pipes with brand new ones made from copper, PEX or CPVC. It is a big job, but once the work is done, your home will have brand new piping, no matter how old the structure is.
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PEX stands for Cross-linked Polyethylene, which is a type of strong and flexible plastic. PEX plumbing systems are quick to install, resist scale build-up, are easy to repair, and are highly affordable. This type of piping material will last for decades and is always a smart option for the budget-conscious consumer.
Copper pipes are just what they sound like: pipes made from copper. Copper pipes are often the preferred piping material because they last forever, they are resistant to corrosion and they increase the value of any property. Yet, they do take longer to install (they require soldering and they are rigid) and they are more expensive than PEX.
Galvanized piping is made of steel. The galvanization is there to help prevent rust. However, with galvanized pipes, it’s a matter of time before they fail. Galvanized pipes rust from the inside out, they are prone to corrosion, leaks, Etc. If you need galvanized pipe replacement in Atascocita, then it’s time to call Clean Team Plumbing for quality repiping work.
Cypress Repiping Specialists and Galvanized Pipe ReplacementThe Cypress repiping specialists will need to access all the water lines in the house. They will work in tight spaces to reach most of the pipes. However, there may be a need to open the walls in certain places to gain access to the pipes. Once the old pipes are out of the way, the plumbers will start running the new pipe through the walls to each fixture. During galvanized pipe replacement in Cypress, everything from the main lines to each outlet is changed out. Once all the pipe is replaced, the plumbers will come back and patch the holes in the wall, then paint and smooth the surface.
How Long Does a Cypress Repipe TakeA typical galvanized pipe replacement in Cypress takes between 3 and 5 days. However, the job may be longer in some circumstances. For the most part, water will only be off for a few hours per day, allowing you and your family to remain in the home for most jobs.
Cypress Whole-House Repipe CostThe average whole-house repipe cost in Cypress is $15,000. However, the exact amount for your home is going to depend on several things:
- House size
- Number of bathrooms
- Number of plumbing fixtures
- Distance of main and sewer lines
- Type of plumbing already in the home
- Choice of materials for new pipes