The In's and Out's of Drain Clearing
What causes blocked drains?
Getting a quote for your blocked drain over the phone? Are you being quoted for everything, no surprises? Are you comparing apples with apples?
Some plumbers offer a cheap, short term fix and do not offer all viable solutions for your blocked drain circumstances.
WHAT YOU CAN'T SEE IS IMPORTANT
90% of drain line problems can be attributed to these 5 causes:
Experienced professionals will assess and provide options for the best solution to avoid future drainage emergencies.
A solution if the sewer blockage can be cleared with hand tools in 30 minutes or less. We offer a $99 drain clear - Blocked Drains Deal - conditions apply.
Blocked Drains Cleared from $99
ELECTRIC EEL OR JETTER
An electric eel pulls the blockage out. Or, the high pressure water Jetter pushes blockage out. An effective short term solution in most cases.
CCTV DRAIN CAMERA
Required on 80% of drain jobs in order to assess the cause of the blockage. If it's tree roots, there will be damage to the piping. It can reoccur unless a permanent solution is provided. Cutting the roots encourages further growth and further damage to pipes.
ROOTX FOR LONGER TERM ROOT ERADICATION
An option for tree roots to delay their regrowth, however it is not a guaranteed permanent fix.
DIG UP AND REPLACEMENT OF PIPE SECTION
Used where cost effective. This causes damage to the surface above the pipes and may disrupt landscaping and/or concreting or patios.
PIPE PATCH OR INTERNAL DRAIN RELINE
A permanent no-dig solution that saves your landscaping or patio/concreting. Our reline comes with a 10 year warranty.
Book a drain specialist to discuss your drain clearing options today - call our service team at 1300 054 488 .
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