Dealing With Quest Pipes In Your Home
Between the late 1970's and mid 1990's, a particular type of pipe used for home plumbing called Quest pipe was commonly used. This piping is made of a substance called polybutylene, a type of plastic. At the time, builders thought of this material as a new, futuristic way to transport water through homes, but it was soon discovered that it was extremely problematic and prone to cracking and breaking. If you have Quest pipe in your home, there are certain things you need to know.