Insulating cold water pipes
I’m getting a lot of condensation on my cold water pipes. The house is plumbed with pex, and most of the condensation is collecting on the copper and/or brass fittings.
I’ve been hesitant to insulate the cold water pipes because I don’t want the problem to move to an area where I can’t see it, namely, inside the walls. It seems the water is picking up enough heat in the house to prevent condensation in the walls now. So, should I just leave it alone, and worry about collecting the water and allowing it a path to a drain in an area where it wont be an issue? Or should I insulate the pipes?
As always, thanks!!
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