If you have a leaky basement, it is time to get it repaired. If left unchecked, this leak could cause rot, mold, sewer smells, or machine damage. While it can be a pain to replace piping and fix leaks, these problems will give you even more of a headache if left unchecked.
Unfortunately, a leaky basement is one of the many problems that can take time away from your family to fix. One solution is to hire a contractor. However, this may not be an option if money is tight. In this video, you will learn about some piping options that are easy to install and affordable.
You may be tempted to use copper piping. After all, this is likely what your parents used and their parents before them. However, it is currently also the most expensive option on the market. The price also tends to fluctuate and increase over time as copper is a limited resource. Further, copper does not bend easily so install can take a long time.
Thankfully, there is a great alternative to copper. PEX piping is both easy to install and cheap to purchase. This makes it a great option for your home.