Fixing Main Water Line Clogs

Serving Vancouver WA | Portland OR

Main Water Line Plumbing Repair and Replacement by Pacific Plumbing and Drain in Portland OR and Vancouver WAGenerally, clogs happen in your sewer system but occasionally clogs can occur to the water running to or through your house. If you are experiencing low water pressure, or even standing water in your yard, the main water line or associated connections could be failing. At Pacific Plumbing & Drain, we can quickly diagnose the main water line plumbing problem and provide an affordable solution.

When to Contact A Professional to Diagnose the Problem

There are many factors in finding the cause of blocking the incoming water line. However, since you cannot plunge an incoming water main you’ll need the help of a certified professional. A plumber will help in determining the reason behind the clog. By finding the cause, and making incremental steps to the solution, the best course of action can end up saving valuable resources, time and investment.

Leak Detection for Main Water Line Plumbing

You may already suspect a problem with your main water line, but you will need to have a professional plumber detect the leak. A failure in the water line can happen anywhere along the length, or where it attaches to the water main and the house. A few apparent indications there is a water leak are

  • Sudden low water pressure
  • High water bill
  • Wet / soaked area in the lawn
  • Notification from the water provider

If you find you are experiencing some or all of these issues contact a professional plumbing contractor right away.

Fixing Main Water Line Clogs

Once the problem has been isolated different methods can be employed to fix your water line. There are several options available depending on the situation.

  • Pipe Replacement
    • By conventional Excavation & Line Replacement your pipes can quickly be replaced.
    • A Trenchless Main Water Line Replacement involves less excavation of your yard and can be a fast way to replace your aging water main.
  • Hydro-Jetting
    • High pressured water pushed through the water main will dislodge corrosion or built-up mineral deposits.

At Pacific Plumbing & Drain, we can quickly diagnose the main water line plumbing problem and provide an affordable solution. Call us right away if you are experiencing problems with your main water line.

Professional Diagnosis for Water Line Repair

Our expert plumbers can use equipment to diagnose what the problem is and let you know what type of water line repair is needed. Experience and plumbing skill combine to devise the perfect solution to fix any existing leaks. You will get an honest assessment as to whether the main line is worn to the point of a replacement as the best solution. We strive to always find the most affordable answer for your main water line plumbing issue.

Water Line Replacement

When it is time for replacement of the water line, several methods and approaches work. Older lines are typically made of materials that are less durable than what you find on the market today. We will dig a trench, remove the old line and add the replacement product. After attaching the ends to the water main and house line, you will have a free flow of water once again.

Trenchless Water Line Replacement

Trenchless water line replacement is a method that is kinder to your lawn and still provides for the complete addition of a new pipe. The surface of your yard will remain reasonably untouched, except for the necessary holes to access the front and back of the pipe to be replaced. Once adding the new line, the holes are covered up, and the job is done.

Call us at Pacific Plumbing & Drain if you suspect you leak in the water line that runs from the main to your home. We provide fast service throughout the Vancouver, WA and Portland, OR area.

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Vancouver | Salmon Creek | Battle Ground | Ridgefield | Camas | Washougal | East Vancouver | West Vancouver | Hazel Dell | Cascade Park | Felida | Lake Shore | Hockinson | Mill Plain | Brush Prairie

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