Plumbing Tips & Tricks

Ins and Outs of Polybutylene Piping

Exposed plumbing pipes in a new construction.
Polybutylene piping, also known as “poly” or “quest” piping is a plastic piping system used for water distribution systems in houses and some commercial buildings. Popular in the late 70’s through the mid 90’s, this product offered quick, clean, low skill installation. It greatly cut down on building plumbing cost. Turns out, there were problems. …