Construction defects: Fixing them can be risky

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Contractors who discover defects in their work face two challenges: ignore them and risk liability, or fix the problems and risk destroying evidence – also known as “spoliation.” If litigation develops down the road, contractors that destroy evidence, even with the best of intentions, can wind up paying damages as assessed by a court.

CPVC: Chlorinated Polyvinyl Chloride Piping

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Chlorinated Polyvinyl Chloride Piping

Chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) is similar to polyvinyl chloride (PVC). Simply put, CPVC is PVC with additional chlorine added. Commonly, CPVC has 63{0020d42121ce9ee8372fc2191e9b67512146412db867aa4c51cd1841d7c3dde1} to 69{0020d42121ce9ee8372fc2191e9b67512146412db867aa4c51cd1841d7c3dde1} chlorine by mass while PVC … Read More