copper pipe

5 key considerations to take into account before specifying copper pipework

Choosing the right pipe system for a commercial or domestic project is crucial. A balance must be struck between short term considerations i.e. installation time and costs and long term considerations i.e. client satisfaction and health and safety.

Overall, copper still remains a popular choice for pipework, however there may be some factors which you have not considered in the long term. We investigate these factors below, so housing developers and building owners can make the correct decision.

1. Drinking Water Quality

2. What If Your Installer Makes Mistakes?

3. Copper linked to Alzheimer’s disease

4. Hot work hazards and precautions

5. Coppers’ environmental impact

Conclusion: have you considered the alternatives to copper pipes?