Deposit buildup on copper pipe

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice, Tips & ' started by carrud, Jul 29, 2013.

  1. carrud

    carrud DIY'er

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    Los Angeles area
    This is on the hot water line.
    What is this from?
    Should I do something to clean it up?
    Can I/should I do something to stop it from occurring?

    Many Thanks

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  2. LLigetfa

    LLigetfa DIYer, not in the trades

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    NW Ontario, Canada
    Looks like a small leak. Options are live with it or replace the valve.
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