Not normally, pipe sweating occurs when the water inside of the pipe is much colder than the air surrounding the pipe. The result is the formation of moisture on the outside of the pipe making it appear as though the pipe is sweating.
Common questions on Hot Water Systems
HOT WATER FAQ
Most people don’t want to spend more on home water heating than they need to and that is totally understandable. However, the majority of homeowners also see the value of investing a bit more for a top quality product which will provide reliable hot water for their family for many years t...Learn More
Hot water systems are as varied as the households that need them. Big family homes, to small studio apartments, townhouses which are home to 3 generations to units for couples, every home has different hot water habits and requirements. So how do you find the right hot water system for yo...Learn More
Advantages and disadvantages of the various types of hot water systems
Making the right decision on which hot water option to go with when you’re upgrading an old system or installing a new unit can be tricky. Every option has advantages and disadvantages but in the end, the wat...Learn More
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