Common Issues Detected During Plumbing Inspections

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In recent years, the advent of sewer camera inspection services has revolutionized the way plumbing issues are identified and addressed. By delving into the depths of sewer lines with precision and clarity, these inspections offer invaluable insights into the health of plumbing infrastructure. Specializing in sewer camera inspection in Scottsdale, AZ, Peerless Plumbing Company and Nudrain Phoenix typically detects these issues.

1. Root Intrusions

Roots seeking moisture and nutrients can infiltrate sewer lines through tiny cracks or joints. These intrusions not only obstruct the flow but also pose a risk of pipe damage and blockages. A pipe camera inspection will reveal the extent of root intrusion, guiding plumbers in strategic solutions such as root cutting or pipe relining.

2. Pipe Degradation

Over time, pipes can deteriorate due to various factors like corrosion, age, or material defects. Sewer video inspection services capture the condition of pipes, identifying areas of corrosion, rust, or weakened sections. Early detection allows for timely repairs or replacements, preventing costly damages or sewer backups.

3. Blockages and Clogs

One of the most common plumbing woes, blockages and clogs can disrupt the entire plumbing system, leading to backups and overflows. A drain inspection using specialized cameras pinpoints the location and cause of blockages, whether it’s debris buildup, grease accumulation, or foreign objects. With this insight, plumbers can efficiently clear the blockage and implement preventive measures.

4. Cracked or Damaged Pipes

Cracks or fractures in sewer pipes can result from ground movement, temperature fluctuations, or physical damage. These structural flaws compromise the integrity of the plumbing system and increase the risk of leaks or collapses. Sewer camera inspection services allow for precise detection of cracks, enabling targeted repairs or replacements before significant damage occurs.

5. Misaligned or Disjointed Pipes

Improper installation or shifting soil can cause pipes to become misaligned or disjointed, leading to leaks and inefficiencies. Through plumbing inspection, plumbers can identify these issues accurately, devising corrective measures to realign or secure the pipes, restoring the integrity of the system.

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