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Rusted Ductile Iron Pipe Makes Drain Clogged

Everest Plumbing
Publication date:
January 5, 2021
Article Summary: 

This article discusses the issue of clogged drains caused by rusted ductile iron pipes. Ductile iron pipe is a type of pipe widely used for the transmission and distribution of potable water pipes. The article explains that older pipes, particularly those made of metals like lead, copper, and cast iron, experience varying degrees of corrosion. Rust can sometimes build up inside the cast iron pipes, blocking water from passing and causing many problems for homes. The article provides tips on what to do if you experience a clogged drain due to corroded pipes and recommends having cast iron sewer pipes inspected regularly. Additionally, the article explains the process of cast iron corrosion and why it occurs. Finally, the article provides information on the services offered by Everest Drain & Plumbing for cast iron pipe restoration and replacement.


ductile iron pipe, cast iron pipe, corrosion, clogged drain, pipe restoration, and pipe replacement.

Source Citation: 
Everest Plumbing
Rusted Ductile Iron Pipe Makes Drain Clogged
January 5, 2021
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