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Topics: Sewer Repairs, Cleaning, Video Inspection, Trenchless Technology, Pipe Lining, Relined, Inspection, Trenchless Pipe Bursting, Trenchless Pipe Repair, broken sewer line, trenchless sewer line repair, Tree roots

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While there are methods to restore pipe damage from tree roots, you can often make smarter landscaping decisions early on to avoid intrusions altogether. A lot of this depends on knowing where your underground pipelines lie, as well as what plant species require deep or wide roots - species to avoid if pipes run across or throughout your lawn, or are within a certain depth range. Read More
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Topics: broken sewer line, Tree roots, Pipe Repair, Plumbing Fixtures

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Older houses are often cherished for their charm and character. Many that remain standing were built to unique specifications and constructed with materials that are prohibitively expensive in modern construction. For many young people looking to buy their first home, an old house that needs a little extra care is often an attractive option. Read More

Topics: Sewer Repair, Tree roots

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A leading cause of broken sewer lines — and one of the most expensive sewer pipe problems — is invasive tree roots, which can penetrate your pipes and damage them. Roots in sewer lines can cause sewer backups in your home and cause further damage to your pipes, if it is not remedied. If you have toilets and sinks that are backing up and flooding your floors, invasive tree roots may be your problem. We have outlined a few measures below that you can take to proactively prevent this from happening or to deal with an existing tree root problem. Read More