Return to the Home Repair Forum | Post a Follow-Up

sewer lines

Posted by ernietd (My Page) on
Sun, Jan 2, 11 at 19:16

Hi all,

Well, we knew it would have to be done sometime, and now the time has come. We need to replace the sewer lines, to the city's lines in the street.

Our lines run under the foundation of the house in front of us so we are looking at putting in a liner or the really cool thing that crunches up the old line and pulls a new line in behind it.

Any one have any experience/opinions?

Thanks so much!

Follow-Up Postings:

RE: sewer lines

Roto Rooter replaced our old clay pipe using the pipe bursting technique and I'm pleased with the process and results. They put in about 70' for about $4,500, (I'm sure price varies depending on region), dug a hole at the house and another at the connection point with the city pipe, each about 4' x 4'. The connection point was about 7 feet deep. It took a day.

 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!

Return to the Home Repair Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.

Learn more about in-text links on this page here