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Interested in sewer and stormwater pipe relining?

At Metropolitan Plumbing, we offer long term solutions for your pipe repairs, and our favourite is pipe relining.

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What is Pipe Relining?

Pipe relining is a non-invasive method of repairing sewer or stormwater pipes. It uses state of the art technology to bring damaged – and previously blocked pipes – back to being essentially brand new and structurally sound.

The greatest benefit is there is no need to dig and replace damaged pipes. Gardens remain intact and the costs are minimised when compared to drainage excavation.

Metropolitan Plumbing has been in the blocked drains business for over 25 years and pipe relining is the gold standard solution we love to use. Your damaged drains will last a lifetime and you can stop worrying about nasty blockages.

Have you been dealing with repeated clogs, flooding in the garden, or worse? Give us a call today and we can have a local plumber at your door within the hour* with a long term solution for all your plumbing problems.

How Does Pipe Relining Work?

To begin, our highly trained plumbers perform a CCTV drain camera inspection to locate the blockage. For thorough cleaning, the likely choice of tool will be high powered jet drain cleaning.

After the pipes are cleared, and we’re confident pipe relining is a viable solution, we’ll prepare a custom sleeve. Only a simple entry point is required for the sleeve to be fed through the drain.

Once in place, the sleeve is inflated using compressed air. The outer layer bonds to your existing piping and sets in place.

Following the bonding process, we deflate the sleeve and it’s removed. We’ll give the pipe one final CCTV inspection to confirm the process was successful.

In a short amount of time, your pipes will be reinforced like new and are expected to last for another 35-50 years.

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Stormwater and Sewer Pipe Relining

Pipe relining technology has quickly become the best long term fix for sewer and stormwater pipe repairs and maintenance. It’s a pristine, protective barrier against future blocked drains and invasive tree roots.

But that’s not all. The perks also include:

  • Successful repairs for cracked, broken and dislodged pipes
  • No disruption to landscaping or concreting
  • No excavation are required
  • Fast, simple and affordable
  • A smoother water flow
  • 100% leak proof
  • Operational in all weather conditions
  • Long-term solution for at least 35-50 years

Interest Free Pipe Relining

Sewer pipe relining is an affordable alternative to a complete drain excavation, however, if you are worried about the cost, we have a range of $0 deposit, interest free payment plans for you.

When possible, we can get there within the hour of your call* and once on site can provide you with a firm quote on the work required. We understand broken drains aren’t something that you plan for which is why we also offer interest free payment plans**. These plans require $0 deposit, and are easily managed in weekly or fortnightly instalments.

There is no need to destroy your landscaping work or remove pre-existing structures. With this no-mess, no-fuss solution, your sewer pipes will be back in working order in no time.

Contact us today and one of our friendly team will be happy to assist.

FAQ - All You Want to Know About Pipe Relining

Have some questions about pipe relining? We've got the answers you need.

In most cases, we’ll recommend pipe relining as an alternative to any full pipe replacement. Due to the non-invasive nature, it’s a far more efficient way to repair pipes. There’s no need to dig up your garden, and it can be more affordable. The benefit of pipe relining is it works on cracked pipes, pipes with missing sections or pipes which suffer from repeated blockages. By contrast, a full replacement is often our last resort. Drainage excavation is a more intense process, but necessary when a blockage is too serious or the pipes are beyond repair. It’s not a true alternative to pipe relining, rather it’s the option we recommend when nothing else will work.
Yes. The brilliant thing is its versatility. Sewer pipes, cement, stormwater, PVC, cast iron, fiberglass, pipe relining resin can bond to all materials. In each case the solution is always long term and there is a proven track record of success.

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Metropolitan Plumbing are proud winners of the 2020 Product Review award in the plumbing category. This award highlights our dedication to outstanding customer satisfaction. Product Review provides a platform for real-life experiences. Check out some of our customers' reviews below:
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Thank you to Matty and Peter C for their expert help and advice with a new hot water service. Matty is a superb plumber with a can-do attitude and great knowledge. Peter is efficient and knowledgeable. Both plumbers worked quietly and efficiently and tidied up afterwards.

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I rang Metropolitan to have a blocked drain cleared, they sent a local lad, Caleb. The response was within two hours and now I’ll be using Caleb and Metropolitan on a permanent basis.

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Callum showed up on time, was very communicative, solved the issue with no hassle. Polite and courteous. Quality young tradesman. Would definitely have him back to fix any issues in the future.

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