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What Exactly Causes Plumbing Leaks?

Monday, November 18th, 2019

logoPlumbing leaks are quite common, as far as plumbing problems go. That doesn’t make them any less maddening. Hopefully you understand just how much trouble even “minor” plumbing leaks can cause. If you ask us, anything that can lead to wasted money, property damage, and even mold growth should never be called “minor”! You will run into plumbing leaks eventually. Fortunately, you’ll get swift and outstanding plumbing repairs in Marana when you call us.

While there is really no way that you can completely eliminate the risk of plumbing leaks, we do think that it is valuable to understand a bit about why such leaks may develop in the first place. A little knowledge is never a bad thing, so keep the following information in mind. It can help you to assess a leak in your home, but please do remember that most, if not all, leaks in your home will require professional repairs.

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What Are Copper Pinhole Leaks?

Monday, February 27th, 2017

copper-pipesYou’ve certainly heard stories about pipes springing leaks before, right? Not me, you may think. There is a major difference, after all, between leak resistant and leak proof.

While new copper piping is certainly very durable and reliable, nothing in this world is perfect. The arch nemesis of any copper pipe is the pinhole leak. Read on to learn more about what copper pinhole leaks are, how they develop, and the damage that they can cause. If you need any plumbing services, including plumbing repairs in Tucson, AZ, remember that we are the plumbers you should contact.

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