What Does My Sewer Line Do?
Your sewer system can roughly be broken down into these operations:
- Used water and waste materials are generated by the washing machine, dishwasher, and various drains throughout your home
- Once the used water and waste materials are rinsed down the drain, they are funneled into the main sewer line
- The main sewer line carries the materials and used water to the municipal sewer line
- The municipal sewer line carries the material and used water to the wastewater treatment plant that is nearest
This system is fairly simplistic, but there are many things that can go wrong with it:
- The drains and pipes of your fixtures and appliances can develop corrosion or clogs
- The main sewer line that is buried under the ground outside of your home can become damaged due to various weather conditions
- Tree roots can encroach into the sewer pipes and cause cracking and bursting
- The way your sewer line works is not complex but, the materials that it manages and conditions that it exists in are and things can go wrong. Luckily, any time that you need sewer line repair, maintenance, or installation you can simply call our team and we can help!
What Are Some Signs That My Sewer Line Is In Trouble?
- More than one fixture inside your house malfunctioning at the same time
- A gurgling noise coming from your toilets or sinks (especially when you are not using them, or you are using a different fixture)
- A rotten smell coming from your sinks or drains
- Low water pressure or water volume in your toilet bowls
Any of these signs should be investigated by a professional right away. A problem with your sewer line can quickly escalate and turn into a major disaster. Our team has years of experience assessing all types of sewer line problems and can easily determine if your sewer line issue needs repair, maintenance, or even replacement.
What Are My Options For Repair & Replacement?
Depending on what the issue is with your sewer line you might just need repair service. Our team can definitely help with any sewer line replacement that you need. We have years of training and will arrive at your location with the specialized tools and equipment necessary to address your sewer line repair needs.
If your sewer line is cracked or leaking, you might need replacement service. Our team can assess your sewer line problem, and provide you with information about your options for trenchless sewer line repair. While it is important to take into consideration your unique situation, there are some options that you can choose from:
- Pipe relining: This is the process of adding a sleeve to the inside of your pipes to provide you with new pipes, without having to dig up your yard and pull out your old pipes.
- Pipe bursting: If your sewer pipe is damaged beyond the point of repairing with pipe relining, we will use a process called pipe bursting. This process is all done underground so there is no need to ever dig huge trenches in your yard and pull out the old pipes
- Maintenance: Our team can provide you with annual sewer maintenance, including video camera inspection, so you have up-to-date information about how your sewer line is doing
Whether you need sewer line maintenance, repair, or trenchless replacement the team at Mr. Rooter of Rancho Bernardo is your one stop shop. Our team has all of the specialized equipment to manage everything from the simple sewer maintenance to the more complex trenchless sewer line replacement.