What is the best material for your home?

Some historians tell us that the Roman Empire ended as a result of the use of lead pipes in Rome's best homes. The theory being that such homes used the latest innovation - lead pipes for their drinking water systems. And thus, Rome's leaders suffered from lead poisoning.

Luckily there are very few homes with lead water supply lines in US home's. But in selecting the pipe for your home, it may be possible to save $$$, have a more adaptable and reliable system and a quieter home.

Here is an introduction to pipe materials for water supply, radiant heat and waste water systems.

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Choosing Pipe