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Old 02-08-2009, 10:23 PM   #16
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Is This a Bad Plumbing Job?Will the pipes fail?


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This looks OK to you? Possible outside wall (not sure but I see plywood)? No metal plates protecting them? I run pipes, electric and even low voltage in the middle of bays whenever possible and protect them with strike plates whenever needed.
Just curious, how do you run a ten foot pipe in the middle of a two by four?

I agree there should be metal plates protecting the pipe; however how do you know he did not put them in. He may not have, but it is impossible to tell from the picture.

No, as stated earlier it is a sloppy job so it does not "look all right" but IMHO there is no reason to believe it will fail.

Yes, the mixing valve should be supported.


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