Piping & Repiping Services in Northbrook, IL
Replacing Old or Leaking Pipes in Highland Park, IL
If your home's piping is more than 20 to 30 years old, it may be leaking, clogging, or simply failing to provide the reliable service you need. A modern, reliable system will keep you and your family comfortable, save you money on utilities, and ensure that your home is protected from the damaging effects of a failing piping system. At American Weathermakers, our Northbrook-area technicians can help you find a solution that works for your budget and your home.
Call us today at (847) 503-9497 or fill out our online form to schedule a piping service.
What Is the Average Lifespan of a Home's Piping?
The average lifespan of a home's piping is between 20 and 30 years. This lifespan is affected by a number of factors, including the quality of the materials used to build the piping, the frequency of use, and the overall condition of the home.
The average lifespans of different types of piping are:
- Copper piping: 50 to 75 years
- PVC piping: 40 to 50 years
- Steel piping: 40 to 50 years
- Cast iron piping: 100 to 150 years
What Are the Signs That Your Piping Needs Replacing?
If your home's piping is more than 20 to 30 years old, it is important to keep an eye out for signs that your system is failing or in need of replacement.
There are a number of signs that your piping is in trouble, including:
- Frequent clogs
- Slow water flow
- Frequent leaks and drips
- Uneven water pressure
- High water bills
If you notice any of these signs, it is important to call a licensed plumber to investigate the problem and help you decide whether to repair or replace your system. Our technicians are licensed and experienced, and we will take the time to understand your home's needs and provide you with an honest assessment of your piping system.
Comfort Club membership provides you with peace of mind and helps to avoid potential system problems in severe hot or cold weather.
You don't need to pay upfront! We offer flexible payment plans and financing options, subject to credit approval.
Emergencies happen! We offer 24-hour emergency support and are here to help you when you need it most, no matter the day.
We provide in-home estimates and we will always review repair options with the homeowner prior to any work being done.