Insta-Pipe Blog: Archive for November, 2017

Why Do Sewer Repair Services Require Expert Attention?

Monday, November 20th, 2017

sewer-pipe-trenchlessThe sewer line connects the interior drain pipes in your home to the municipal sewer systems and is responsible for removing wastewater from the house safely. That makes them arguably the most important length of pipe in the entire system. They’re usually protected from damage because they’re buried under your yard, but damage can still find them regardless.

Sewer pipes can become clogged just like any other pipe, and age can take its toll by creating cracks and leaks over time. Tree roots can infiltrate the pipe, shifting soil can damage it, and while sewer pipes tend to be much sturdier and longer lasting than other pipes in the system, any problems with them are compounded by the fact that the pipe is located underground.

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How Does Sewer Pipe Lining Make Repairs Easier?

Monday, November 6th, 2017

trenchless-sewer-liningFew repairs in your home can be more chilling than those of outdoor pipes, such as your main sewer line and water line. Those pipes are usually buried underground, which protects them from harm but also makes reaching them very difficult. Time was, you used to have to uncover the entire length of pipe to fix leaks or clogs. Luckily, technology has advanced, making repair jobs from pipe technicians much easier to do. That including sewer pipe lining and similar techniques that render a lot of the expense and bother of outdoor pipe repair unnecessary Here’s a look at how it all works.

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