Pipe fittings include a wide range of hardware including plumbing pipes, taps, and joints that connect the equipment. It is important to install high-quality pipe fittings to have an uninterrupted water supply and drainage system to function properly.
‘Plumbing pipe Fittings And Fixtures’ (Also known as ‘อุปกรณ์ท่อประปาและติดตั้ง’ in the Thai language) work needs regular inspection and maintenance. Technically, no other pipe fittings are objects that are used to connect two or more pipes.
There are various types of fittings available in the market and you should choose only those that are recommended for your plumbing fixtures and piping patterns.
If the pipe fittings do not work properly, it can lead to leakage. And if the leak remained undetected, it can cause damp walls and cracks in the concrete because of water seepage. The situation could weaken the foundations of your walls. Therefore, it is very important to keep the pipeline system functioning properly.
If your plumbing system is made of copper pipes, brass fittings stature would be a more suitable option. However, the material used to make the fittings are most often made of the same base material as used in the case of the pipeline.
General hardware plumbing stores usually offer pipes and fittings with a relatively affordable price than service plumber or local plumbers will provide.
If you need to buy plumbing equipment for your home, you have to know the exact size of the fittings and fixtures. You must know the correct size or exact size of the pipe to be repaired or spliced using a new fitting.
In general, major plumbing supplies important enough at the time of construction includes a sink, faucet, bathtub, shower, water heater and dishwasher. All these items are available in the market in different varieties. There are countless sizes and shapes to choose from.