Once there is a leaking water line or a pipe bursts, homeowners will have a headache if they don’t know what to do. Another issue is when a hired contractor will dig up the whole yard because its employees don’t have the technology to solve the problem with less work and time. Your luscious lawn will have a mess of mud and dirt after the word is done while more money will be spent to bring back the landscape to its original condition.
Fortunately, as technology advances, water and sewer repair does not need much time and the yard is not compromised. Trenchless pipe bursting is a process that digs out an access pit and inserts a bursting head into the previously existing sewer line. This has become a popular alternative to alleviate sewage and water line problems since repair can be done without excavating the pipe and destroying the yards, sidewalks and driveways as more money is spent in the restoration process.
Contractors offering this type of pipe repair use no dig technologies, also known as hydraulic pipe laying and fitting, to complete the repair work. They will install the pipe lines while using the old pipe by breaking the it apart with a bursting head and pulling the new pipe into place behind it to form a new pipe. The trenchless option for repair, replacement and installation of pipes offers several benefits that homeowners must take advantage of.
Trenchless pipe bursting needs less damage of the pipe and the lawn. Contractors use modern machines and technology to do the ground work. Only small holes are dug up at the end of each pipe and the machine will install the liner.
Less work implies less time since the repair does not entail digging work done underground. It is different from the standard pipe repairs that requires widened trench when an issue is found and this can be more time-consuming and expensive. The new process of pipe repair allows the machine to use sensors that will detect solid objects such as pipes, tree roots or foundations to help alter the course of the pipe when necessary.
There is not a great deal of interruption while work is being completed compared to the traditional process. The newer alternative does not concern lawn issues while repair is going on in the lawn. Storage of belongings is also never a problem as the pipe machines don’t interrupt the traffic in the area.
Homeowners are assured of cleaner and healthier water after the work is done. Breaks and cracks no longer exist thus mold, dirt and bacteria won’t have any place to grow. Such advantages of trenchless pipe repairs are less stressful, more cost effective and much safer. Homeowners and neighbors are more contented without any trouble during the process.