Ever wondered what plumbing was like long before the modern plumbing system came along? The history of plumbing begins with the early flourishing civilizations like Rome and China. They had the same needs as we do today: drinkable water and a way to drain waste and dirty water.
Most find leaking pipes to be nuisance. Though, too often, that’s where the concern ends for some homeowners. Sometimes leaky pipes are considered only a small problem that can be ignored until further damage warrants a larger job. What many fail to realise, however, is that leaky pipes can cause significantly greater problems...