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Hydrostatic Testing in Katy

Find Out What’s Really Going on in the Sewer

In our diagnostic testing toolkit, one of the most valuable tools is a hydrostatic pressure test. It’s often difficult to make an accurate diagnosis of sewer line issues, and therefore it is equally difficult to decide on a repair plan. Hydrostatic pressure tests are advanced inspection methods that allow the plumbing professionals at Mercy Plumbing to make reliable decisions for your home.

How Does Hydrostatic Testing Work?

In most cases, a hydrostatic test pump is one of the first diagnostic tools we will use to search for problems in the sewer line. The inspection begins by inserting an inflatable ball into the main line. Once the ball has been inflated, and the pipe has been plugged, water will be poured into the line up to slab level.

If the water level changes at any rate within 15 minutes, or if the water is unable to reach slab level to begin with, we can determine that there is a leak in the system. Then we will be able to move on to discovering the exact location of the leak so we can decide how best to repair it.

If you’d like to learn more about how hydrostatic testing can benefit you, contact Mercy Plumbing today at (832) 734-9731.

What Are the Benefits of a Hydrostatic Pressure Test?

Before offering a complete diagnosis, it’s important for our plumbing technician to have a full understanding of what is going on inside your pipes. A hydrostatic pressure test is an important part of this process. Some of the most significant advantages of this service include:

  • It will save you time and money as guesswork is being eliminated
  • It will ensure the correct repair is suggested the first time
  • It will showcase any other potential issues
  • It will give the technicians more information about your system

Discover what’s really going on in your sewer line with professional hydrostatic pressure testing. Contact Mercy Plumbing at (832) 734-9731 today to schedule an appointment.

What Can You Expect from Us?

Unmatched Quality & Values  
  • 24/7 Emergency Service

    Did your sewer back up in the middle of the night? Don’t worry—we have you covered at all hours of the day and night.

  • 100% Money-Back Guarantee

    We stand behind all the work we carry out. If you’re not satisfied, we’ll gladly remove the parts installed and refund your money.

  • Flat-Rate Pricing

    You’ll always know the cost of your service ahead of time because we charge by the job, not by the hour. Rest assured, you’ll never receive a surprise on your bill.

  • Financing Available

    Do you need to get your plumbing fixed now but don’t want to pay for it all up front? At Mercy Plumbing, we offer excellent financing options.