Regular sewer line backups in your home can be quite disturbing and impact your daily life, so imagine if it was happening in your commercial property. When a popular Mission Bay resort was experiencing this, they called the trenchless sewer replacement San Diego local experts who found major root intrusions.
Root Intrusions in Sewer Lines
Root obstructions and intrusions are one of the most common and damaging problems to sewer pipelines. Because trees are always searching for water, their roots will often be attracted to sewer lines, where they can thrive due to good ventilation and a constant source of water.
Not only does this affect the sewer system’s hydraulic capacity (ability to maintain a given flow rate), root intrusion can clog or block sewer lines. This causes slow drainage, unpleasant odors due to leakage and standing water within the drain lines, and damaging overflows.
Alternatives to Traditional Sewer Replacement
Not very long ago, it would cost many thousands of dollars, take several days, and inflict significant property damage and landscape destruction to dig and trench a sewer line replacement. Sometimes a trench would have to be dug from the property all the way out to the street.
However, experienced plumbing companies are now able to complete these jobs at a fraction of the time and cost, with trenchless sewer replacement.
Trenchless sewer replacement makes it possible to restore a leaking pipe from the inside so that there is no damage to landscaping, floors, walls or pavement! Among other benefits, they are resistant to tree roots so you will be free form the problems of root intrusion!
Trenchless Sewer Replacement San Diego by ASAP Drain Guys & Plumbing
As you can read about in our recent projects report, when ASAP was called for assistance at the Mission Bay resort, we were able to utilize trenchless sewer replacement San Diego-style.
We cleared the main line through measures including hydro-jetting, then made the necessary repairs to the sewer line.
We were then able to avoid the pitfalls of traditional sewer line repairs by replacing the lining with a proprietary epoxy solution. Upon application of the solution, we tested the line and verified its clear and seamless flow.
For your residential or commercial sewage or plumbing needs, ASAP is available for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We are A+ BBB rated and have been serving San Diego since 2001. Learn more or contact us any time.
For answers to common questions such as how much of the line will have to be replaced and how long does it last, see our article about Trenchless Pipe Lining.