A damaged sewer line is a homeowner’s worst nightmare there are many problems that come after a sewage back-up. Exposure to sewage and wastewater that contain disease-causing germs can cause waterborne illnesses. Most sewer line problems stem from broken sewer pipes.

Trenchless repair is one of the most effective sewer pipe repair methods. The technique itself is minimally invasive, which means there is no need to dig and remove large portions of flooring, foundation, and walls to expose the pipes.

Just-In Time Plumbing & Heating specializes in trenchless repair. We are one of the most trusted sewer contractors in Santa Rosa. Equipped with specialized knowledge and skills, our professionals have years of experience developing customized solutions for homeowners.

We equip our technicians with advanced trenchless repair tools that allow them to be more efficient with their tasks. Our trenchless repair team plans every job down to the last detail to ensure there are no unpleasant surprises.

We take various measures which include closing off the area to ensure the safety of the occupants. Our team uses different trenchless repair methods such as grout-in-place pipe and mechanical spot repair to fix broken sewer pipes.


What Causes Sewer Line Damage?

Some common causes of sewer line damage include heavy foot traffic on the ground above, blockages, sewer pipe rupture due to shifting soil and settling, and use of heavy equipment on the ground above.

What Are the Signs My Sewer Line Needs to be Replaced?

Here are some warning signs your sewer line is outdated or damaged beyond repair and needs to be replaced:

  • High water bill
  • Weird noises coming from your pipes
  • Slow drains
  • Frequent sewage backups and blockages
  • Foul-smelling standing water
  • Unsightly wet spots on your landscape

When Should I Replace My Sewer Line?

If maintained properly, a sewer line can last between 50-100 years. That said, there are many variables that can impact the useful life of your sewer line. If you suspect that it may be beginning to fail, call an expert ASAP.

What is Trenchless Sewer Line Repair?

It is a minimally invasive method of repairing sewer lines that is able to repair or replace them without digging trenches. This means there is a smaller impact on your yard and home.

What is Trenchless Pipe Replacement?

Trenchless pipe replacement is a method of replacing sewer pipes without digging and removing large parts of the home’s foundation, walls, and flooring.

Why is Trenchless Pipe Repair a Good Alternative to Traditional Pipe Repair?

Trenchless pipe repair is a minimally invasive pipe repair method. It can save you money on excavation. Plus, it ensures faster job completion.

What Are the Different Types of Trenchless Repair?

There are three types of trenchless sewer repair:

  • Cured-in-place piping
  • Pipe bursting, and
  • Slip lining

Does Trenchless Sewer Repair Work in All Cases?

Whether trenchless pipe repair is a suitable/feasible option depends on the condition of the pipes. If your pipes are back pitched or have completely collapsed, trenchless sewer repair may not work.

Is your sewer system giving you a headache? Look no further, you’ve found your local experts at Just-in Time Plumbing & Heating! Call our office at (707) 571-1336 to schedule an inspection or make an appointment.

Drain/Septic Tip

When you get to a point of snaking your line twice a year, it is time to think about repairing your line—in the long run it will save you money.

We proudly service the following cities in Sonoma County. Feel free to give us a call at  (707) 571-1336 for more details.

We look forward to servicing your sewer, drain, and septic needs!