Forbes Plumbing Hydro Jetting Service

Hydro Jetting is a highly effective way of cleaning pipes using a continuous blast of high-pressure water. In a sense, it’s like power washing your pipes. This method clears out any debris and blockages, leaving your pipes squeaky clean.

Hiring a professional is strongly recommended as hydro jetting can damage your plumbing if not done correctly. Fortunately, Forbes Plumbing is here for you. We specialize in hydro jetting and are proud to help people in the community clear their pipes quickly and effectively. 


Why Choose Hydro Jetting?

There are many methods out there to unclog drains, from snaking and cabling to using chemical treatments. However, many of these methods are ineffective or even damaging to your plumbing system. Though snaking and cabling may remove clogs, it doesn’t thoroughly clean the pipes, so another backup is bound to happen – not to mention that augers can be damaging to older or weaker pipes. Chemical treatments are also very hard on your pipes and may lead to corrosion or long-term damage. Hydro-jetting is the number one way to clear out clogs safely and effectively, without damaging your plumbing system. With hydro jetting, you can count on:

  • Quick service: Hydro jetting is the fastest way to clear clogged pipes, including backups caused by grease, minerals, and other debris.
  • Longer-term solution: Hydro jetting completely cleans your pipes of buildup, which prevents clogs from forming in the future.
  • Chemical-free: Since hydro jetting only uses water, you don’t have to worry about harsh chemicals damaging your pipes.
  • Gentle on plumbing: Hydro jetting is gentle and can be used safely on a wide variety of plumbing systems, including plastic pipes.

How Does Hydro Jetting Work?

First, we perform a video inspection to identify the cause of the blockage and where it is located. Then, a nozzle is fed into the drainpipe and a high-pressure stream of water at up to 4,000 psi flows through the pipe to clear the obstruction. 

When Do You Need Hydro Jetting?

Hydro jetting is usually the best option when a snake or plunger just isn’t doing the job to clear debris. It also works particularly well for large sewer line clogs when hair, grease, tree roots, and scale are involved. We also recommend hydro jetting if you have several plumbing fixtures in your home that aren’t draining properly or are dealing with constant clogs.

Hydro Jetting Services

If you’re dealing with constant clogs or slow drains, turn to the plumbers at Forbes Plumbing, serving the Portland OR area. For more than 49 years, our team has kept plumbing systems clean and operating efficiently. We’ll identify your plumbing problem and clear the clog quickly. To schedule an appointment today, contact us!