Plumbing Question

Is plumbers putty any good?

i have a small leak in hot water pipe and have seen these products advertised are the recommened?

4 Answers

Best Answer

I've never had much success with plumbers putty, most of the time it doesn't stick to anything but your hands.

I've come to the conclusion it only works for plumbers...and most of them wouldn't use it.

Answered 12th Dec 2011

Rebel Carpenter

Member since 24 Sep 2008

I wouldnt recomend putty, get a plumber in to solder in a new joint.

Answered 12th Dec 2011


Member since 29 Oct 2008

It might work but why not repair it properly get someone in to fix it

Answered 12th Dec 2011

sovereign plumbing and heating

Member since 23 Nov 2011

Take it from me no decent plumbers would use this

Answered 13th Dec 2011


Member since 20 Feb 2010

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