water main

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    Need help from the plumbing Gods

    Hello All, Just joined and I need help to temporarily stop my water main from leaking while I trench and lay a new water main for my home. Right now it leaks approx. 160 gph. Is there a way to stop or slow the leak to 1-5 gals/day for about a month while I put in a new water main that will...
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    PEX for a Water Main

    In my area (Southern California) most plumbing companies seem to run poly pipe for the water main. Why isn’t PEX A a more popular option? From what I understand it needs to be sleeved, so does the foam insulation count? Also, I know it needs to turn into copper prior to going through their...