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Pipe repairs and their prices

Pex pipe leaking

Different types of pipe will have various prices to repair them.

  • Pipe repair is a surprise nobody hopes for, luckily for residents of the High Desert there is Guaranteed Plumbing in Victorville. Make an appointment today or at your convenience a High Desert Plumber can give an affordable solution to that plumbing problem. Once you learn what material the pipe is made of the cost can start to be calculated. Here is a photo of a pex pipe with a pin-hole leak in the footing of a home’s foundation
    Pex pipe leaking
    Pex repairs like this will cost over a hundred dollars. If drywall or stucco needs removal the cost could be more.

    Soldering copper pipe repairs require a professional

Whether you are repairing a leak to an existing pipe or making a new installation, copper soldering is tricky. You can expect prices to cost over a hundred dollars although the repair is usually permanent. The welding nature of this repair makes it dangerous and a potential fire hazard. Here is a video of a water-heater exit line being installed.

Another factor when considering the price of pipe repair is the location of the pipe.  As an experienced plumber i can tell you that a bursted pipe in the ground cost more than the same type of pipe above ground.  This underground pipe repair picture shows a water leak in the dirt outside of a customer’s home.

Leaking pipe in ground, water leak
Once the plumber knows what the pipe is made of, where it is located, and what it will take to fix the leak, a reasonable price can be quoted. Order a Plumber here to get started.