Replacing Kitec with Uponor PEX®
Upenor’s PEX® piping is superior to rigid pipe and is suitable for replacement since Kitec was also a flexible pipe and applications where it was used will require a flexible solution. In addition to this fact, flexible PEX® piping is superior to rigid piping because of 1. faster installs, 2. reduced liability and 3. stable material costs.
Learn more detail about the advantages of Uponor AquaPEX® here
Copper pipe is not always a suitable replacement. See the chart below to understand why flexible pipe is superior: