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What is Pipe Relining?

Your drain pipes are essential for the flow of water in and out of your household. It is important that with you relying on them to function properly, they are not invincible. Over time, your pipes could wear out. This will affect their performance, efficiency, as well as your water quality. Once this problem occurs you will need help from a professional plumber to resolve the problem.

Fortunately, with technology advancement, you will not have to worry about having a large mess in your yard from having to access your underground pipes. Pipe relining is a trenchless method for repairing worn out pipes by curing them from the inside. Special resin is used to strengthen your pipes by adding an extra layer on the inside. There are a couple of benefits to pipe relining. It is a lot less physical work for your plumbers, so it is more time and cost effective compared to traditional pipe replacement. Also, pipe relining allows your pipes to be stronger than they were when they were new.

Pipe relining process:

  1. Your local plumbers in Penrith will use a CCTV camera to inspect the damage on your pipes.
  2. Once your pipes are are inspected, your plumbers will clear the pipes from debris and large blockages using robotic cutters and a hydrojet blaster.
  3. A final inspection will be done to ensure that your pipes are ready to be relined.
  4. Your plumbers will determine the length of the relining based on the results of their initial inspection.
  5. Next, the relining process begins and your plumbers will fill the insides of your pipes with resin.
  6. The curing process comes next, which can be sped up by using hot water.
  7. Lastly, your plumbers will inspect your pipes to ensure that the problem has been resolved.

The quality of the pipe relining depends on the service provider that you hire. Reach out to Penrith District Plumbers for quality services.

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