Pipes & Fittings

Get the right type of pipe
for your plumbing needs

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Right Materials

Specific materials are designed for water and gas supply or drainage, while others are chosen for beverage lines or handling pressurization and hot temperatures

Pipes Buying Guide
Fittings Buying Guide

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Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) pipe is generally used for pressurized plumbing lines, drain/waste/vent and irrigation applications.


Brass is primarily used for supplying hot water, such as water heater applications


Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) is used for drain, waste and vent applications but can withstand higher temperature drain water than PVC pipe


Chlorinated Polyvinyl Chloride (CPVC) is used for in-house plumbing of hot and cold water supply applications.

PEX & Polyethyelne

Cross-linked Polyethylene (PEX) is used for hot and cold water supply applications. Polyethylene is used for cold water and irrigation applications.

Black Iron & Steel

Black Steel pipe is used for gas and heating applications


Copper tubing is used for water supply lines and heated water applications, such as water heaters or bath and shower lines


Vinyl tubing is most often used for chemicals, gases and liquids, has a rubber-like flexibility and is resistant to acids, alkalis and many solvents

Galvanized Steel

Galvanized Steel pipe is used for water supply lines, well pumps, sewage and some irrigation applications

Artistic Uses & Project Guides

Black and galvanized pipe can offer an industrial look when left exposed in various rooms of the house, and can lend a modern look to shelving, light fixtures and furniture applications. Click the guides in this section for step-by-step project instructions.


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Hangers hold pipes in place

Chemicals & Solvents

Chemicals & solvents securely bond pipes together

Solder & Flux

Solder & flux adhere to copper & brass

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