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What is the most durable material for lawn sprinkler water pipes?

Plastic (PVC)
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There is no significant difference.
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Question: What is the most durable material for lawn sprinkler water pipes?
Top Answer (91% of 47 votes): Plastic (PVC).

Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: While hard PVC is the traditional material used, flexible poly PVC is the preferred irrigation line today. It allows expansion, contraction and bending without cracks or breakage.
LawnScapes
Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: IT BEST BECAUSE IT IS TO FIX.
MR.GREEN ACRES
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: We use pvc!
Carroll Landscape & Irrigation
ProMatcher
Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: PVC pipe and Polly metric pipe, is really the only way to go about it.
Land Tech Landscapes
Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: PVC and poly pipe are the most durable and reliable pipes.
Pro Cuts Lawn and Irrigation Service
Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: Metal tends to corrode and can cause pressure and flow loss over time. Plastic is not only more durable, but is also less expensive
Colorado Sprinkler Service LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: does no corrode
oasis well drilling & irrigation
Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: PVC allows for flexibility during hot and cold climates.
Premier Lawn Care
Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: PVC or poly pipe. Poly pipe would not be economical however.
BlueMark Water
ProMatcher
Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: It doesn't corrode and if the proper glue is used, it will never leak.
Lawn Saver Irrigation
Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: we use poly pipe
vetorinos landscaping and irrigation,llc
Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: Out of the two answers given, it would have to be PVC, though most systems here in the Northeast are installed using a Poly pipe that is pulled through the ground with the use of a vibratory plow. I recommend that all piping leading out from the main water source to the backflow and down to the manifold be constructed using copper. PVC gets brittle, over time, when exposed to sunlight.
Intelligent Irrigation
ProMatcher
Answer: Plastic (PVC)
Explanation: BBC has a little give so if they're bumped character not really roughly from moving around typically the pipes won't break. on the other hand has a tendency to have no give and will bend break or stay in that position that is bent into unproperly watering that area
Webster's Lawn care
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: My company sells building fire sprinkler systems, not lawn sprinkler systems.
SimplexGrinnell
Answer: There is no significant difference.
Explanation: We use a 1 inch poly pipe for residential and 1/1/2 inch PVC for commercial property's. There is no difference in the durability
Stricklins Landscaping
ProMatcher
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