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PEX Supply Pipe: Everything You Need to Know

PEX piping is the biggest revolution since the flush toilet. Learn what it is and everything in between with this PEX plumbing guide.

Plumbing With PEX Tubing

PEX tubing is an easy-to-install alternative to copper pipe. Long used in radiant heating systems, flexible PEX tubing is perfect...


ABS pipe vs PVC pipe

Follow our step-by-step guidelines for choosing either abs pipe or pvc pipe for your plumbing project


This is the Best Way to Cut PVC Pipe

Unless you have three hands, you're going to want to check out this tip.


How to Connect a PVC Pipe to ABS Pipe

This is the best way to connect these two types of pipes

Why Plastic PEX Fittings are Just as Good (If Not Better) Than Metal

If you’re concerned about using plastic fittings instead of metal for PEX, worry no more. Professional plumbers are buying three...


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PVC Hacks for the Workshop

Transform scrap pieces of PVC pipe into storage sites for dowels and fasteners, courtesy of “tipfull” reader Al Miller. 

Make a PVC Razor Organizer

Make this simple razor organizer with a small piece of 1-inch PVC pipe. Cut the pipe into lengths that are...


What is PEX? Plus Tips for Using PEX

Everything you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask