Your drains are the lifeblood of your home and they see a lot of action. Grease, Hair, Fats and food build up accumulate over time causing foreign objects to get stuck. There are two main types of pipework out in the marketplace, PVC and earthenware. It’s the latter that at a higher risk of being blocked.
Predominantly used in older suburbs and establishments earthenware pipework are prone to cracking, splitting and breaking down allowing troublesome roots to enter. Once these get in its game over with blockages inevitable.
Don’t go to war with your drains without Hilton Plumbing on your side. Equipped with latest in equipment and technology we are ready to do battle all over the Perth metro area.
We prefer long term solutions over quick patches and will use our CCTV equipment to analyse your drains confirming the job is done and identifying risks for the future.
Hilton Plumbing, clears your blockages, cleans your drains and gets it moving once again.
Depending on where the drain is located and what it’s used for blockages can be caused by Grease, food scrap build-up, hard objects, sanitary materials (tampons, nappies, wipes) or even just excessive paper flushed down the toilet.
Soap scum and hair in sinks and bath drains, roots and soil matter in main drains. These are all common causes for blockages in the Perth metro area.
Hilton Plumbing utilises the newest in High Pressure Jetting equipment. The cutting power of water is well known all it needs is a little help from a large petrol driven pump.
With over 4000 psi of pressure behind it our water jetters have the ability to remove even the most stubborn of blockages.
Water jetters have proven to be 30% more efficient than traditional means and this leaves you with a better clean, longer time between blockages and a quicker more efficient service.
Call Hilton Plumbing (08) 6350 0900 to get a truly clean drain.
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Drain cleaning can be a one off or an ongoing maintenance requirement with your home. Hilton Plumbing’s water jetters and drain cleaning equipment extends the periods between blockages and can even eliminate them all together.
If you have a history of blockages, ongoing drain maintenance may be required. Talk to Hilton Plumbing today about organising a scheduled maintenance program for your drains. Keeping the water flowing and operating perfectly is our priority.
Call us now for your preventative drain program.
One of our licensed plumbers will arrive on time to assess and providing you with details of the equipment & associated costs for your blockage. Not every blockage requires expensive equipment!
Our vans are stocked with the very latest in drain clearing technology. We will be fully loaded ready to go then and there.
Once the drain is cleared, we will do a thorough final inspection using our CCTV equipment. We even have sonar locating equipment to locate the exact position of the issue. We will give you options for future maintenance and costs for potential repairs.
Some of the things that cause blocked drains are excessive tissues or wipes, tree roots growing into the pipes, limescale in the waste pipes, etc.
Are your drains producing unpleasant smells? Is your shower, bath or basin slow to drain after use? Is the water level on your toilet to high or low when flushed? You’ve probably got a blocked drain.
While minor blockages can sometimes be cleared with a plunger or drain snake, more serious blockages typically require professional attention to avoid causing further damage.
It’s required if we want to internally examine the pipes and to accurately locate and isolate the problems in the drainage to make sure we are executing the right work.
We bring our camera down and see where it is, and if needed, we will clean the drain, destroying the roots. A pipe replacement may be necessary.
Regular maintenance is key. Avoid disposing of grease, food scraps, and other debris down the drain. Install drain covers to catch hair and other objects, and clean your drains regularly with a safe, non-corrosive cleaner.
Some chemical drain cleaners can damage your pipes, especially if they’re older or made from certain materials. It’s always best to consult with a professional before using these products.
Like in any other city, blocked drains are a fairly common issue in Perth due to various factors like aging infrastructure, tree root intrusion, and individual misuse of the drainage system.
Yes, if left untreated, a blocked drain can lead to a variety of issues, including water damage, mould growth, and even structural damage in severe cases.
If you suspect a sewer drain blockage, it’s important to call a professional immediately. Sewer backups can pose serious health risks and may require specialised equipment to clear.
The cost can vary depending on the severity and location of the blockage, and whether any repairs are needed. It’s best to get an estimate from a professional service. At Hilton Plumbing, we offer free upfront quotes.