Over the years, plumbing technology has come a very long way and there have been many advancements. These advancements have helped make tasks with plumbing that once could take all day to only an hour or less. Video inspections, in particular, are but just one of these advancements in the field of plumbing that has significantly helped cut the time and the costs in diagnosing plumbing problems.
With so much of a home’s plumbing system being hidden from view, diagnosing leaks, blockages, and other problems that can develop in the plumping pipes can be extremely difficult. It could require digging up your yard to pull the plumbing to see what the problem is, breaking open walls, and more. Not only is this very damaging, it is time consuming and costly to say the least. Thankfully, video inspection technology has changed the game entirely. In this article we will go over some of the benefits of video inspections.
Whenever there is a problem with the plumbing in your home it needs to be addressed as soon as possible. Sewer line problems can lead to serious health hazards. Leaking pipes can destroy masonry, woodwork and the very foundations of a home. It is not something that homeowners should put off until another day. Then there is the problem involved with costs. Before video inspections, a homeowner could realize just how much money it could cost to determine what the problem is and just not have the money on hand to take care of the problem. Luckily, video inspections changed this. With video inspections, the time it would take to determine what the problem is with a home’s plumbing can be found in a manner of minutes not hours or even days.
Another advantage to video inspections is the degree of accuracy that they are able to provide. If there is a major stoppage in your pipes, you unfortunately will not know exactly where that stoppage is. You may end up digging up the wrong area of your front lawn trying to find it only having to dig again. With video inspections this removes the guessing game since you will be able to pinpoint exactly where the problem is and that means less work, time, and most of all money.
When it comes to any form of repairs around the home, prevention is always going to the best option than having to deal with repairs afterwards. Video inspections are a great tool that helps with this. When you have a video inspection performed on your home’s plumbing system, you can quickly and accurately identify any small problems that might materialize on the feed. With this information at hand, you can take care of these small problems before they grow into bigger problems that will cost a lot more down the road.
If you would like to schedule to have a video inspection done on your home’s plumbing system then do not hesitate to give us a call today. When you give us a call, we’ll establish a schedule for you that is best for you and dispatch one of our friendly and professional plumbers to your home to run a video inspection in your home’s plumbing system. When you need help with your home’s plumbing you can always count on Benjamin Franklin Plumbing® of Rosenberg.