What Is Day Lighting and Why Do I Need It?

We have long known about the glory of daylight but did you know that it’s also perfect for excavation? It just goes to show that a little Bible knowledge helps us in all parts of life. The principal behind day lighting when it comes to digging is simple but absolutely ingenious. 4 Warriors Hydro Excavation shows us how it’s done.

What Is Day Lighting and Why Do I Need It?

Why Is It Necessary?

Nowadays, most of our power cables, utility lines, and other important cables are buried underground, which is more time-consuming but shields them from inclement weather. As you can imagine, this makes it difficult to keep track of everything that has been buried over the years or to know when they need to be updated. When it is time to repair or replace these cables, workers run the risk of accidentally striking something important, resulting in time lost as well as possible damage and injury.

So What Is It, Exactly?

Simply put, day lighting is digging up and exposing underground utility lines to, well, daylight. That’s all there is to it. After they’re brought to the surface, we are then able to chart where they are, what their depth is, and inspect them for signs of wear and tear. However, despite the fact that it saves time and reduces risk, it can still be an extraordinarily slow process. The

What Sets 4 Warriors Apart?

With hydro excavation, 4 Warriors does what few others can – make day lighting a breeze. This technique does the impossible of speeding up the process without sacrificing safety or efficiency. By using highly pressurized bursts of water and quickly vacuuming all the debris, they are able to excavate underground lines faster than anyone else in the industry. The system is so precise and expertly wielded, you’ll wonder how you ever managed without it.

4 Warriors Hydro Excavating’s highly trained and experienced team is ready to assist you will all of your excavation questions. Contact us today!