When you have a drain problem in your home it may seem difficult to locate where the back up is or what is causing your clogged drains. TLC’s expert plumbers use a video camera specifically designed to be run through your drain systems to locate problems. This tool helps our plumbers locate and identify what the problem is within your plumbing system so we can fix it quickly.
Our plumbers use drain video inspections for the following services:
- 确定下水道管道中有问题的区域. If you’re experiencing frequent backups our camera can locate if the sewer pipe is collapsed, 阻塞或损坏.
- Inspect sewer line condition if you are buying or selling a home. More and more home buyers are requesting sewer drain inspections.
The most common reason TLC performs video inspections is to identify problems within the sewer line and locate where it needs to be repaired. We use our camera lines both inside homes and outside if the problem is the main drain line.
If you are experiencing frequent sewer backups or a backup cannot be cleared by our professionals we would use a camera to inspect the line and locate the problem. The camera will show us the problem and the location along the sewer line which assists us in where to repair or replace the pipe. This prevents TLC from having to dig up the entire pipe in your yard.
- The pipes have become misaligned due to the ground shifting.
Many potential home buyers are requesting drain inspections before they buy a home. TLC’s drain experts are qualified and experienced in performing drain and sewer line inspections for residential properties. We provide video inspections so buyers and sellers can get a thorough analysis of the drain system.
- TLC will perform a video inspection of the drain line and identify any issues and concerns.
- Along with a video of the drain line, we will provide an inspection report.
- If any repairs are needed TLC’s plumbers can provide the sewer/drain repairs.
TLC drain experts are experienced in both residential and commercial sewer inspections. Our team has the equipment to inspect all types of sewer systems including larger commercial pipes. TLC’s plumbing experts can inspect and repair all types of commercial sewer and drain systems.
步骤1: 准备进入下水道- TLC’s plumbers typically access your sewer line through the 清理你家外面的下水道. If we are accessing the drain through another area other than the cleanout we will move any items located nearby the drain access point and protect your flooring if they are accessing a drain inside your home.
步骤2: 〇视觉摄像机检查 The technician will begin the inspection and move the camera through the pipes and watch the screen to look for problems in the pipe.
步骤3: 关上排水沟 Once our tech has completed a thorough inspection the camera will be removed and the drain 关闭d up.
步骤4: 报告发现, The drain technician will verbally share their findings and follow up with an email containing the video link and an inspection report.
步骤5: 如果需要维修跟踪- If we find any areas in the line that needs to be repaired or replaced our plumbers can provide you with a free estimate for repairs.
下水道 camera inspections are essential to helping our plumbers make sewer repairs quickly. Here are some commonly asked questions our plumbers get about this service.
You should have a plumber perform a sewer inspection when you have a sewer backup in your home that cannot be cleared. TLC’s drain techs all have a sewer camera that they can use when they encounter a blockage that cannot be removed with the drain cleaning machine.
Also you may need a sewer scope inspection if you have frequent backups in your home. A sewer inspection will identify the root cause of the problem.
You should also get a sewer inspection if you are buying a home. Many realtors are recommending drain inspections as part of the home inspections. This is not a required inspection but it is recommended. TLC works with home buyers and realtors to complete these inspections.
Most home sewer inspections take approximately an hour to perform. You should typically receive your video and inspection report within 24 hours.
Commercial drain inspections can vary depending on the size of the property. However, TLC does have resources and equipment to inspect larger commercial sewer lines accordingly.
Should I get a sewer line inspection before buying a house?
More and more home buyers are choosing to get a sewer and drain line inspection before they purchase a home. 在这一点上, it is not a requirement but it is something you should consider, 尤其是如果你的房子比较旧的话. TLC为房主和房地产经纪人提供这项服务.