where is it important to wrap copper pipe?

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice' started by seanc, Jul 17, 2005.

  1. seanc

    seanc New Member

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    Just wondering where it is important for the copper to be wrapped with insulation? Its my understanding that its a must on exterior walls. But ceiling/interior walls its not necessary. \

    My concern is condensation on the cold water pipe, but the general info that i've gotten is that hot/humid air is not going to be present inside a finished wall/ceiling.
  2. It is possible that it can. I would insulate all piping, but I wouldn't open up walls to do so.
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