Jonathan joined Pipe Works Services in 2006 and has been with the company for over 10 years. His vast experience in plumbing, HVAC, underground excavations and a variety of other skills allow him to connect with and help uncomfortable customers solve their problem. He loves finding solutions for customers and enjoys the fact that "everyday is different!"
Favorite Show: Pink Slip, Speed Vision, Rallying, Motorcycle Grand Prix & Motorcross
Hobbies: Playing soccer & working on my car
Pets: Zizou, my dog
Proudest Moment: When my son was born.
What I love best about my job: The challenge and diversification
What else you might find interesting about me: I was born in Africa and I am fluent in French
“I was very happy and impressed with Jonathan Dorieux, a technician from PipeWorks Services in Chatham, when he came to my home to help out with some issues we...”Read Full Testimonial
“From beginning to end, everyone who worked on the various plumbing/heating issues at our home were wonderful.”Read Full Testimonial
This older home had a major clog in the sewer line. We performed a spot repair and excavated a small area in... Watch Video »
Our technicians were called out to a home in South Bound Brook, New Jersey for a failing sewer line. South Bound Brook is near a river and has a very high water table as you can see from this photo. The weight of the dirt and water pressing down over a long period of time can cause rust and cracking in the old metal pipe. They cut out a section of the sewer line, performed a hydro scour and Picote. Then the pipe lining was placed inside the rest of the existing pipe after replacing the cut out section with PVC pipe.
A new customer in New Brunswick, NJ called Pipe Works Services with a low water pressure problem. Other companies informed them of a possible replacement of the water line. Pipe Works Services Senior Technician Lloyd was on the scene to provided an estimate to replace the water line. The customer choose us to replace the water line so technicians Jonny, Nick, Malik, and Washington used the bullet process to create a underground trench. They shot the bullet from the basement towards the street and replaced the water line. Since the water line was repaired, pressure was regulated going from the street to the house and they were able to save money on their bills.
A new customer in Basking Ridge, NJ called Pipe Works Services about her HVAC Unit leaking. Our air conditioning and plumbing technician, Jimmy, was sent to diagnose the problem. He found the inside back of the unit was leaking - most likely from the condensate pan the coil sits in. Our comfort advisor, Rob, gave an estimate to replace the coil condenser. Technicians Jonny, Odin and Ryan installed a Armstrong Condensing Unit and Armstrong Evaporator Coil.
The home owner was experiencing frequent clogs and back ups in her home. Our System Design Specialist went to the home to perform a video camera inspection of the line. Upon viewing the interior of the sewer line we discovered major rust and tree root infiltration in the line. Our technicians had to make a small dig outside the home because there was no clean out access inside the basement. The cut out one section of the pipe in order to perform a scouring and hydro jetting inside the line. Due to tree root infiltration there were many cracks in the line and they opted to perform a pipe lining instead of a huge dig to replace the entire line.
Customer called in after noticing the old cast iron sewer pipe was way past its life expectancy and started to show signs of cracking. Our senior techncian Jonny came out to asess the issue same day and come up with a permananent solution. When Jonny arrived he could see clear signs of cracking and even certain sections being help up by duct tape. Jonny sat down with the home owner and went over the only possible solution. Jonny explained we would be replacing about 45 feet of the old cast iron with new schedule 40 pvc. After consideration of the project , the customer knew we were the only company for her. The material was ordered and we came to install the new piping the next day.
Replaced old water softener for customer.
One of our long time vendors called in to Pipe Works Services after their Modine heater started to show signs of breaking down. They knew it was reaching its end of life expectancy and wanted to replace it rather than spending money on something that was no longer running efficiently. Our senior technician Jonny came out to give an estimate and go over the job process. We were able to have the material ordered same day, and return the following day to install it for the customer. Our customer chose a new Modine Hot Dawg heater which is rated at 125,000 BTUs!
A new customer in Chatham, NJ was looking to install a new HVAC system because his boiler was over-sized and inefficient. In addition, the customer also had a 30 year old air conditioning. Pipe Works Services technician Jonny recommended a new Lennox HVAC system. Pipe Works Services technicians Odin, Gio and Malik installed the 5 Ton XC16 Lennox Condensing Unit with the CBX32MV Lennox Air Handler and Lennox iComfort Thermostat. This system keeps humidity in the home low and constant all year long. It also uses two-thirds less energy compared to traditional single-staged units. The iComfort Thermostat is clear, easy to read, and keeps the homeowner connected with their home comfort. Now the customer is extremely comfortable and is saving a lot of money on their energy bill!
An existing customer called Pipe Works Services in Chatham, NJ with a problem that his gutter drain lines were backing up. One of our senior technicians Jonny performed a camera inspection and it revealed a heavy backup in the drain line.
Our technicians determined that small excavation needed to be performed and that a new clean out that provides easy accessibility would need to be installed. Technicians Jonny, Odin, and Washington installed the clean out and jetted the line to ensure proper flow of the pipe so water doesn't build up around the home.
A new customer who saw our Pipe Works Services truck in Chatham, NJ called in for an estimate to have their 35 year old HVAC system replaced. This customer was looking to heat and cool all the rooms in their home and he wanted the system replaced soon. Pipe Works Services Home Comfort Advisor Rob provided options for a HVAC replacement. Pipe Works Service technicians Ray, Jonny, Washington, Malik and Ryan installed a new High Efficiency HVAC system that will lower his energy bills and save them money!
Replaced old condenser with new Lennox condenser.
An existing customer in Madison, NJ called Pipe Works Services with a request to put in a ductless unit in their basement. Our comfort specialist Rob was dispatched and looked over the space and determined a Mitsubishi Ductless Unit was an option. The customer choose to have Pipe Works Services Install a Mitsubishi Unit with 2 heads. These units save customers money on their energy bills using optimum coolant flow through it's line-set instead of big duct work.
A new customer in Dover, NJ called into Pipe Works Services Inc. They realized they had a leaking water service to their home. Our senior technician Jonathan, determined this needed immediate repair. We re-routed the water service 1 inch copper K to the left side of the home and penetrated the foundation by the corner near the gas meter. Pipe Works Services Inc opened up the sheet rock wall and ran the new piping across the ceiling and back down to the water meter.
Customer called us out for toilet issues and channel rotting in her cast iron sewer line. We replaced part of the sewer line in this persons basement with a PVC line.
A customer of Pipe Works Services called with a toilet clog and other plumbing clogged up. Our technicians were out to unclog the line but there was a lot of grease. The line was then hydro scoured but a camera inspection of the main line was recommended. After this was performed, the camera inspection revealed lots of issues with the main sewer line. Technicians Jonny, Nick, Malik, and Washington all repaired and replaced some of the main sewer line and then performed a new sewer lining using sections of the existing pipe called perma-lining. This process makes the pipe stronger than ever and lasts a minimum of 50 years!
Customer had a clogged sewer line so we were able to locate it and replace the sewer line.
Customer called into Pipe Works Services after noticing the floor above his crawlspace was getting rather cold when the temperatures dropped. One of our Senior technician Jonny was tasked with coming up with a permanent solution for the customer. After inspection of the crawlspace, he immediately noticed the lack of proper insulation. The customer was using standard fiberglass insulation, which provides little to R value. Jonny knew the perfect solution,, which would permanently rectify the customers problem . The customer knew this was the best solution if he wanted to take care of the problem correctly. Charlie and Giovanni arrived the next week and got to work. Pipe Works installed a Terra block padding on the entire crawlspace floor with a DES moisture barrier. Pipe Works Services also will apply 2 inch Silverglow on all exterior walls from the cement floor up the rim joists , and finally Pipe Works will also Spray foam all rim joists to ensure no air flow penetration from the outside in. . The customer called in after he noticed immediate difference later that night.
Customer called in afterhours on a Sunday after they found out their boiler was moking heavily and leaking. Our Senior technician Jonny was able to come out and diagnose want went wrong. After seeing multiple issues with boiler includinga cracked heater exchanger the customer knew the boiler was unsafe to operate and could not be fixed. We were able to hav ethe boiler ordered and installed the next day.
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