What is Involved in the Trenchless Pipe Repair Process?

What is Involved in the Trenchless Pipe Repair Process?

repairsThe trenchless method begins with an evaluation to gauge the severity of your sewer line problem. If the problem is a minor one, we may be able to perform a quick fix. If a full line repair is needed, our trenchless pipe repair specialists will discuss the options with you.
Most of the time, we are able to accurately diagnose sewer line problems by running a special camera through the sewer line. This allows us to see the actual condition of the pipe’s interior. You will also be able to view images of your sewer line so you can see what we will be working on during the trenchless pipe repair process.
Once the evaluation is complete, the trenchless process can begin. Our trenchless pipe repair specialist will dig small holes to insert and retrieve a missile type of a probing rod which bores through the ground, dragging the new sewer pipe behind.
More of your landscaping elements will be left undisturbed than with a conventional sewer repair. These methods require heavy equipment that is brought onto your property which in most cases require removing sidewalks, fence, bushes, flower beds and in some cases, your driveway may have to be reduced to a pile of dirt, roots and broken concrete or blacktop, depending on the material used to create this off street parking area.
Your front yard will not be completely torn up during any sewer line evaluations and repair using the innovative trenchless pipe repair method. The new pipe materials installed are more resistant to corrosion and tree root intrusion. Depending on the exact type of repair necessary, up to a 50-year warranty could be offered on the new materials that are put in place.
The entire process may be right for your sewer line repair and we will always inspect your sewer line first to determine if the trenchless process is the correct choice for you. Trenchless sewer repair is often recommended if the affected area spans a great length, or if the line is deep underground. Our qualified trenchless pipe repair experts also recommend performing this kind of repair if you have intricate and costly landscaping features. Our tailored solution to your sewer line problem ensures long term efficiency and reliability.