PVC pipe: The best means for the transportation of water


Water is the major constituent for all living organisms in the hydrosphere and it does not contain any chemicals and inorganic substances. This water is mainly used in residential areas for drinking purposes. Later the PVC pipe was modulated more, so it became widely developed.

One of the latest technologies involved in the PVC pipe is the improvement of piping properties and the process called a molecular orientation process. It is named as PVC-O has all the advantages which are similar to PVC pipe. Even there are no chemical properties during the transition takes place from PVC to PVC-O.

Can you fix the PVC pipe without cutting it?

There are some steps to fix the PVC pipe without cutting it are as follows:

Step 1: First you have to observe the leak in the PVC pipe and then mark it with a pencil or a marker so that you can able to identify easily for the later use. When you are in the involvement of the repair process you should have to turn off the power supply of the PVC pipe via the main supply line.

Step 2: The next step is to cover all the holes in the PVC pipe using the drain stoppers. You have a create a suction in the inner layer of the PVC pipe to prevent the leakage. Leave one hole as unplugged.

Step 3: To create suction in the inner layer of the PVC pipe, you have to keep a dry vacuum in the open space of the PVC pipe.

Step 4: The suction which you kept inside the PVC pipe helps you to remove dirt and fluid in the crack.

Step 5: Once you find the glue sucked to the crack, just shut off the vacuum to remove it.

Step 6: As per the previously mentioned steps, you can able to fix the PVC pipe without cutting it.

What is the pipe joint?

Pipe joint is used for connecting one pipe to another mainly for lengthening purposes. Before connecting two pipes, you should make sure that it ensures tight sealing and strength. For assembly, disassembly process and change the direction of pipe this method is used.

Some of the methods for pipe joining are welding, brazed, threaded, flanged, etc. Two pipes are connected with the help of joints are known as pipe joints. More than two pipes are connected is called a pipe fitting. For easily identifying the pressure created in the pipe, a pipe joint fitting is used. 

The major classification of pipe joint

  • Threaded joint
  • Welded joint
  • Brazed joint
  • Soldered joint
  • Grooved joint
  • Flanged joint
  • Compression joint

How the PVC pipe is useful to us in many ways?

It is used in a variety of applications which includes: construction process, medical field, electronic accessories, automobile industries, plumbing operations and so on. PVC pipe also plays the main role in creating and household materials like making a pen stand, making cups, wine holders, hair dyer stand, toothbrush holders, simple storage for keeping dresses and so on.

Final thoughts

Pipe joint is a safer method and you can use anywhere. It also requires less downtime for installing. You can also consume less time and can be able to reduce the total installation costs.