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Old 05-12-2007, 06:34 PM   #1
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Does copper pipe wear out?


Hi All,

Does copper pipe wear out? I've got the house pretty torn up and I'm wondering if I should replace the pipes while I can see them?

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Yes they can, replace with pex pipe.

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I think copper piping might last 50+ years. Before you make any changes, you might want to run a pressure test to find out.
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