Insta-Pipe Blog: Archive for June, 2019

If a Pipe Can Be Excavated, Is Trenchless Technology Needed?

Monday, June 17th, 2019

sewer-line-repairWe often write about our trenchless technology services because they are the best way to handle sewer line and water line repairs and replacements. This is true for jobs small, large, and anywhere in between. Trenchless services work for single family homes, small businesses, large corporate buildings, industrial and military facilities, and municipal buildings. And yes, our team serves all of these sectors.

But there is still some confusion about when to use trenchless technology. Are there times when it’s better to rely on standard excavation methods, such as when a pipe isn’t buried too deep in the ground?

The answer is … trenchless technology can always be used, and it always should be used.

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How Pipe Bursting Works

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

industrial-pipesOnce upon a time, handling sewer repairs was a messy and time-consuming task. It didn’t matter what size the job was: whether it was to fix the broken sewer line for a home or handling severe damage to an industrial plant’s sewer line, the job required extensive digging to reach the pipe sections in order to remove and replace them.

That’s not how it works today—or not if you call on the right professionals for your sewer repair in Kent, WA. Thanks to pipe bursting, the job can be done fast with little disruption—and that’s true for homes, commercial and industrial facilities, even military installations.

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