4 Reasons Why You Should Invest In A ProPEX Expander Tool

Steffy

1. Quick, Reliable Connections Each ProPEX joint can be cut, fitted and completed in under 30 seconds.  2. Superior Flow Rate  Uponor PEXa pipe and ProPEX fittings have the same inside diameter as eachother. This causes water to flow more consistently out of taps and showers. 3. 25 Yea…

read more...

The 5 Benefits of Using PEX Tubing

Steffy

  1. Price - PEX is about a third the price of copper. Even with the additional investment for tools you may need to install fittings, PEX will still end up being the cheaper route.     2. Speed - The connections are generally quicker and easier to make with PEX than solderi…

read more...

How To Make Installation Easier With Sioux Chief

Eli

Step one, Sioux Chief's line of PEX installation parts.   Here's Why:   1. They can be used with any CTS pipe, which includes CTS copper, PEX and CPVC making them ideal for a variety of applications.   2. They are designed to make installation easier, faster …

read more...

Our most popular connection system for homeowners is…

Eli

The age old question of which connection system is best to use at home can finally be put to rest. Our most popular system for homeowners is the PEX crimp connection system.   The crimp system uses a copper ring that slips over the fitting and the PEX tubing. When used in conjunction …

read more...

Why you should be using Uponors ProPEX system

Eli

What makes the ProPEX system the most-used PEX tool among our contractors?   For starters, ProPEX fittings make permanent, secure connections without the use of torches, glues, gauges, solder, or calibration needed! Having a clean job-site will always impress customers and lead to refer…

read more...

A Lifetime Warranty Exists with Dahl… We’ll Prove It.

Adam

Dahl takes their quality seriously. So seriously, in fact, that they offer a lifetime warranty on every single valve manufactured. It seems too good to be true, but we assure you this is a real thing.   They have been manufacturing for over 60 years and are 100% North American. Introd…

read more...

Milwaukee ProPEX Expansion Tools Are Upgraded

Adam

Milwaukee’s range of ProPEX Expansion Tools has had an upgrade just in time for the holidays. The M12 and M18 tool kits now come with multi-voltage chargers as standard, and the XC models come with 2 XC high capacity REDLITHIUM batteries for longer lasting run-time and cooler running. It also …

read more...

What Happened to PEX and Copper Pipe When Frozen…

Steffy

  We put PEX-a, PEX-b and Copper Pipe filled with water and capped with sharkbite end caps in the freezer during our first episode of SupplyHouse Speculations. Find out the result in our video below... …

read more...

Your Guide To PEX Press Fittings

Eli

Tons of inventory means tons of questions. We get it, product selection can be tough, especially when all the product names sound very similar. Propress, Multipress, PEX Press... it's a neverending list of "Press" products! We want to make it easier for you. Here's everything you need to know to …

read more...

PEX-A, PEX-B, & PEX-C

Tom

All PEX tubing carries one of three grades: PEX-A, PEX-B, or PEX-C. PEX stands for polyethylene (PE) cross-linked (X), and the grades are based on the various methods that manufacturers use to cross-link polyethylene molecules. PEX-A represents the highest grade. Cross-linking occurs while the po…

read more...

Snow Melting with PEX

Tom

PEX tubing creates a wide-range of options for hydronic heating. When installed outdoors, you can use PEX to melt snow and ice. Some snow melt systems keep critical areas, (hospital entrances, etc.) clear, while others just save homeowners the effort of shoveling a driveway or walkway. Snow melt …

read more...

Can PEX Tubing Freeze?

Tom

PEX tubing has the ability to expand and return to its original shape. This makes PEX more freeze-resistant than traditional rigid pipe (copper, galvanized, etc.). Still, PEX is not freeze-proof.  A PEX line can burst if fluid freezes in it. Freezing tends to be more of a concern in PEX plumbing in…

read more...


SupplyHouse.com Logo