What is Trenchless Sewer Repair?



What Exactly is Trenchless Sewer Repair?

The cost of repairing residential sewer pipes should not be underestimated. Since sewer repair involves digging up your yard to access the lines, it can be a time-consuming and costly service. Most El Dorado County homeowners will experience sewer problems at some point, whether that be cracked, corroded, or broken pipes. Sometimes, your Placerville plumber may suggest replacing all your sewer pipes instead of one section. We know that this can be very inconvenient, but thanks to our “no-dig” plumbing solutions, we can fix your plumbing problems in no time. You may be wondering, “What is trenchless sewer repair?Today on the blog, our plumbing professionals share the must-knows about trenchless sewer repair.

A Little About Our No-Dig Sewer Replacement Option

Using trenchless sewer line repair technology, we replace your water lines and sewer pipes effectively and efficiently. This no-dig solution prevents us from having to dig up your well-scaped lawn or driveway. The cost of this service depends on a few factors. Some factors include location, the layout of your property, and the technique used. Below are the pros of trenchless sewer repair Sacramento.

The Repairs Are of a Higher Quality

Our experts use state of the art equipment and high-quality materials in the mending of your broken sewer pipes. Meaning you end up with durable pipes that are less susceptible to corrosion, rust, or cracking. This is because the pipes are encased with an epoxy resin that can last for up to 50 years. 

Additionally, the pipes will not fragment if tree roots invade and entwine around them.

Repairs are Time Efficient

Our skilled Placerville plumbers may carry out the restorations in under a few hours or at most a day. This is mainly dependent on the extent of the damage on your pipes. Trenchless repairs are also an intelligent investment choice with lots of benefits.

In addition to this, it may also end up saving you money if your contractor charges an hourly rate.  

Less-Intrusive Methods Are Superior to Traditional Methods

Trenchless pipe methods use already existing pipe designs to do repairs, thus eliminating the need for digging, thereby leaving your landscape and yard intact.

Trenchless Sewer Repair is More Eco-Friendly

Non-invasive trenchless sewer line repairs are environmentally friendly. Additionally, Tureks Plumbing, a plumbing company that offers trenchless sewer in Appleton, WI, says that trenchless repairs are also up to the industry’s standards and last for long periods of time.

So, how will you know if a trenchless sewer line restoration is the best fit for you? 

Sewer Line Repairs Mend

  1. Trenchless sewer repair fixes underground piping, with special focus on homes, apartment buildings, and below surface landscaping.
  2. Trenchless sewer techniques may be used to repair broken or blocked pipes that have fractured due to household debris or tree roots.
  3. Sewer backups and leaky sewer lines are commonly a result of wrongly installed pipes. Using trenchless sewer methods remedies this.
  4. Water pipes crack as a result of movement in the house or underground. 
  5. Pipes damaged by constant thawing and freezing
  6. Trenchless methods may also be utilized in the installation of larger water lines in your house.

Pipe Relining

Other methods for pipe repair may include pipe relining. This technique involves the insertion of a hardened lining material into an existing pipe. The lining material creates a newer, firmer pipe inside the broken outer pipe, thus eliminating the need to dig up and remove old and broken pipes then replacing them with new pipes. Check out trenchless sewer repair in Placerville to learn what Gilmore Heating, Air, and Plumbing can do for you.

Pipe Pull Method

Another technique is the pipe pull method. This technique swaps out damaged water lines or sewer lines with new pipes using a small hole located at the back and front of the piping run. The broken sewer line is used to guide the new piping into place. Every replacement pipe has an estimated lifespan of a hundred years. The piping is also chemical resistant, code-compliant, leak-proof, and root-resistant.

We Offer Quality Plumbing and Repair Services 

Gilmore Heating, Air and Plumbing offer drain cleaning, plumbing maintenance services as well as complimentary pipe inspections. Steer clear of contractors who may suggest digging up your lawn in order to fix damaged or burst pipes. All our employees are well trained and skilled individuals who are well versed in different trenchless sewer repair techniques. You will, therefore, get professional advice about the most suitable technique of repairing or replacing sewer or water pipes. 

In the event that your sewer line is damaged, drains are clogged up, or you require new drain installations, give us a call at Gilmore Heating, Air, and Plumbing. We will have your sewer line up and running efficiently once more in no time. We are always up for the task!

Additionally, our plumbing services are cost-effective and are offered at pocket-friendly rates. For any queries you might have, we are available 24/7, so contact us today!