Ask a Portland Plumber: Why Should I Re-pipe?

Pipes deteriorate. End of story. It’s the quality of the replacement that makes the difference.

At some point, household pipes will need to be repaired, if not completely replaced. The overall successful functioning of your household plumbing depends on it, not to mention the health and safety of you and your family.

With over 13 years of re-piping expertise, our team of professionally trained and fully-licensed journeymen plumbers knows how to repair pipes with quality materials that bring great results.

Galvanized Pipe Replacement in Portland

There is an abundance of older galvanized pipes inside homes throughout the greater Portland area. Common problems associated with galvanized pipes typically include the following:

  • Rust and corrosion surrounding pipe joints
  • Low water pressure
  • Brownish water coming out of faucets
  • Noticeable water leaks

The 3 Mountains Plumbing Solution

We use Wirsbo pipe. Wirsbo is an extremely high-quality pipe with long-lasting capabilities. Developed by German-based company, Uponor, Wirsbo remains the superior piping solution. Here’s why:

10-/25-year Warranty

We are so confident in Wirsbo pipe that we provide a 10-year warranty on labor and materials. Uponor provides an unsurpassed 25-year warranty on Wirsbo piping solutions, so you are sure to be covered over the long run.

Long Pipe Roll

Wirsbo comes in one long roll of pipe. This is advantageous because there is less opportunity for joint breaks, rusting, or leakage.

Improved Crosslinking Technology

With its enhanced crosslinking technology, joint and glue threads are eliminated. Wirsbo expands and shrinks as needed for added durability.

Superior Training

Our expert plumbers are specifically trained and certified installers of Wirsbo pipe.

In addition to our employment of advanced Wirsbo pipe, we work to use re-piping methods that are less intrusive so that your household structure maintains its natural integrity. We utilize trenchless boring technology to minimize any property damage.

Contact 3 Mountains Plumbing to learn more about how our seamless re-piping solutions can work for you and your home.

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