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Old 03-20-2012, 09:23 PM  
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My old water pipes are leaking a little. I try putting epoxy putting but it still leak right thru it. What can i do?

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Old 03-21-2012, 04:42 AM  
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I moved this to th plumbing forum where it will get more views and to House Repair Talk!

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Old 03-21-2012, 07:49 AM  
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I'm assuming galvanized piping?
Replace them entirely or at least each section left/right of the leak so you get a new connection using teflon tape.
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Go to lowes or home depot and talk to your plumbers. They can help you. I did all my copper water lines in my basement and no leaks. Save you money don't call a plumber. If you don't want to solider they make shark bits
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