1. Planning to Sell Your Home? Add New Copper Piping!

    You might not be planning to sell your home in the near future, but the thought has crossed your mind of putting it on the market sometime in the next few years. At Gladiator Repipe in San Jose, we’ve helped many homeowners with copper repiping, including those who were getting ready to sell their…Read More

  2. How Can Repiping Benefit Your Home?

    At Gladiator Repipe in San Jose, it is our mission to help every customer find the perfect options for their home. When it comes to copper repiping, there are many benefits that it can provide for your house. Whether you’re building a new home or remodeling your current residence, copper plumbing …Read More

  3. Can You Shower and Water the Lawn at the Same Time?

    Most homeowners today don't have to worry about low water pressure or running out of hot water while they're showering and the washing machine or dishwasher is running at the same time. However, there are some homes that still have old galvanized pipes in them, and if you've ever turned on the tap o…Read More

  4. Replace Your Home’s Old CPVC Pipes

    Chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) pipes are found in many homes, and are suitable for many plumbing applications. However, they can become brittle over time and once they crack, they can be very difficult to repair. At Gladiator Repipe, we've found many instances where CPVC pipes have cracked an…Read More

  5. Copper Piping is Worth the Price

    At Gladiator Repipe, we've spoken with several San Jose homeowners who were concerned about the cost of installing copper piping in their home. While we understand their concerns, we believe that the durability and longevity of copper outweighs its initial cost. Copper pipes are better at retaining …Read More

  6. Get Rid of that Patchwork of Pipes

    Low water pressure can be a headache for any homeowner and if you've hired a plumber in the past, or replaced pipes yourself, you could be left with a patchwork of pipes. You experienced increased water pressure for a while, but after a few months, the same problem reappeared. You turned on your sho…Read More

  7. Copper Piping Provides Long-Lasting Plumbing

    When indoor plumbing became more commonplace nearly 100 years ago, there were many materials that were used for piping. Cast iron, copper, and galvanized steel were among those materials, and each one offered a strong, viable option for plumbers. However, copper is the only material that has truly s…Read More

  8. Copper Repiping for Your Rental Property

    As a property owner in San Jose, you want to provide your tenants with a comfortable home, and take care of any issues that arise. If you're renovating an apartment complex or condominium, Gladiator Plumbing & Repipe can handle anything you need in regards to water heaters, copper repiping, and …Read More

  9. A Kitchen Remodel is a Great Time for Repiping Your Home

    If you're remodeling your kitchen, you're probably thinking about replacing the plumbing at the same time. With the refrigerator, sink, garbage disposal, and dishwasher all requiring plumbing, it makes sense to upgrade not only your appliances, but your piping as well. At Gladiator Repipe in San Jos…Read More

  10. Rusty Pipes Don’t Have to Be a Problem Any Longer

    When your house was built and the pipes were installed, the plumber might have told you, or the previous homeowner, that the galvanized pipes would last for many, many years. While they may have lasted up until now, chances are that the zinc inside those galvanized pipes has begun to erode and rust …Read More