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Pex Pipe Fittings

from The Family Handyman

PEX Pipe: Everything You Need to Know

Do I Have to Use Manifolds with PEX? - No. You can install PEX just like you would other pipe, with main lines and branches to each fixture. But you lose a lot of the benefits of PEX with this system since it requires so many fittings. With the home-run system, you install a manifold in the utility room or some area that’s close to the main water line and water heater, and run a separate PEX tube to each fixture as shown above. This system uses more tubing but is fast and only requires two…

http://www.manufacturedhomerepairtips.com/tipstofixcommonhomeplumbingproblems.php has some info about resolving some common plumbing problems withing seeking professional help.

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All what you need for successful PEX plumbing installation: PEX tubing (red and blue color, non-barrier), Crimp Tool, Decrimping Tool, Lead Free Crimp Fittings, Pipe Cutter, Copper Crimp Rings, Go-No-Go Gauge. All these supplies available at Canarsee for residential or commercial applications.

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Learn the basics of how to connect PEX to copper and existing metal pipe as well as how to make PEX to PEX connections to create a branch line or add a valve.

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from The Family Handyman

What is PEX? Plus Tips for Using PEX

PEX tubing and fittings are starting to push copper out of home-handyman (and plumbers') toolboxes. Learn tips for working with it and what all the specialized tools and fittings are for in this article.

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from The Family Handyman

Shower Faucet Installation

Fittings for connecting galvanized pipe to copper pipe. Shower Faucet Installation: http://www.familyhandyman.com/bathroom/shower-installation/shower-faucet-installation/view-all

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Leak-Free Plumbing

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from Dengarden

A Complete Guide to Using Plumbing Fittings for Joining PVC, PEX and Copper Pipe

A basic guide to pipe types, plumbing fittings, thread sizes and how to use fittings to connect copper, PVC and PEX pipe

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