Main water lines are replaced for these primary
1.Your aging water line is leaking, or an
inferior product is failing.
line is clogged or
3.You want to increase the water volume into
your home, especially if you have galvanized
piping that is almost rusted shut.
4.You want to be proactive about your water
line, to fix it before it becomes a huge
Over time, mineral deposits accumulate on the
interior surface of lead and galvanized service
water line pipes. This interior accumulation of
minerals and corrosion decreases the interior
pipe diameter, creates a rough inner surface and
also reduces the available area for water flow.
All of these contribute to a reduction in flow.
The older the pipe, the worse the internal
build-up problem and the lower the flow
delivery will be.
Pipe Bursting is a
existing water pipe
existing pipe, once
burst, becomes the
guide path for the
new pipe being
bursts the old pipe
and in so displaces the
fragmented old pipe
into the surrounding
soil. This creates a
hole of roughly the
same dimension as
the original. If a
larger diameter pipe
is to be installed a
cone' is used to
increase the size of
the hole. Once done,
the new pipe is
pushed or pulled
Why replace your water line?
| What causes water line leaks?
Trenchless pipe replacement simply means
there is no requirement to dig a trench
in order to install / replace
underground water pipes.
The chief benefits of
this system are time reductions, cost
efficiency and minimal damage to
landscaping. Please see our section on
pipe replacement for benefits and
more detailed information and examples.
A variation of this
method is called
which breaks the
pipe by longitudinal
Our Pipe Genie System is
the finest system
available to replace
digging a trench or
disrupting your landscaping, sidewalks or driveway.
kind of pipe you have installed, ductile, cast iron,
clay, concrete, ABS, PE or PVC, our system can replace
it with ease up to 30" in diameter.
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