Properties built prior to the 1970s are likely to have lead, copper, iron and old types of plastic piping, which all become brittle over time. As a result, this can lead to a leak or a burst pipe.
At D & M utilities Ltd, we currently work within West Yorkshire with Morrison Utilities Services, along with Yorkshire Water replacing public mains supplies. However, as the pipes within the boundaries of your property are your responsibility, they remain unchanged.
Here is an example of old and new piping:
Please feel free to call us for a free quote if you are interested in replacement pipes.