With more than 50 years of combined experience, Grade A Plumbing is a Bucks County Repipe Contractor you can count on.
Plumbing problems will at some point become a problem for homeowners. It’s inevitable. Sometimes, however, a simple repair won’t suffice. You will need to have your whole home repiped. Although a complete home repipe may sound daunting, professional Repipe Companies will take steps to minimize the inconvenience.
Repiping is not something you can do yourself unless your plumbing skills are professional. Repiping a house requires demolition, plumbing, reconstruction and in certain cases, open flames. Do not attempt to do this yourself.
Repiping a complete house is a major undertaking. This is a large investment both in time and money. In many cases, however, it is a good idea to have your pipes replaced. These are just a few reasons why you might need a Whole House Repipe.
Continual plumbing repair costs. Resolve many plumbing problems with a new pipe network by Grade A Plumbing, Inc. A brand new system helps to prevent ongoing future plumbing repairs.
Lead Pipes. Lead pipes are a problem in older homes. There are serious health risks associated with lead.
Galvanized steel pipes are a common feature in homes. Galvanized pipes can corrode after a while. When corrosion builds up, water flow becomes restricted and sediments can get into your drinking water.
Planning a remodel. If you are already paying for a bathroom remodel or having other plumbing fixtures installed, it can save time and money to replace your home’s piping system.
Repiping a complete house is a major undertaking. It is not easy to repipe a whole house. It involves replacing both hot and cold water supply pipes, as well as drain pipes. A complete house repipe is a major renovation. Here is a breakdown of the process.
A Professional Repiping Contractor will know if they need to obtain a permit from the local government. This could be the case, especially if your choose to have your whole house repiped, rather than a partial repipe. The next step is to decide which materials are best for the job. This could include copper, pex, or CPVC piping.
How We Get to Work Started
Your furniture and other items must first be protected. At Grade A Plumbing, Inc. we will cover all areas with plastic. Your home’s water supply will be temporarily disconnected during construction. We are usually able to do most of the work that limits your water usage during the day. This should not affect your evening routine.
We use special tools to locate pipes behind the walls. To gain access to the pipes in your home, holes are made into your drywall. As professional repiping contractors, we will complete all repairs after the pipes have been installed.
A full repipe can take from a few days up to a week or more. Repiping smalller homes in two days is possible, but larger homes with many bathrooms may take longer.
It’s important to remember that you won’t be without your plumbing for the duration of this work. The majority of the work involved in building a new plumbing network along with the existing pipes. Only when the old system is being replaced by the new one will you be without water.
There are many factors that influence the cost of repiping and entire home. Home Advisor estimates that the cost of the project could range between $1,500 and $15,000 or more depending on many variables. The cost of the project depends on the size and type of piping used and the square footage of your home. Your will need to consider the cost of building permits if they will be required.
Call us today for more information about our repiping services. We can help you get your pipes replaced in no time!
Bathroom problems? Solved!
Dripping faucet? Running toilets? Old fixtures? We offer a full range of bathroom plumbing services including:
We know that plumbing issues and emergencies can’t wait. Our technicians are available to help with:
Over the years, our plumbers have tackled hundreds of bathroom challenges. From a simple fixture installation to a complete bathroom overhaul, we make it our priority to provide quality service no matter what the job entails. We’ll work with you to select the products that best fit your style and budget, and make sure that the job gets done to your complete satisfaction!