What are the Dangers of DIY Trenchless Sewer Repair?
When there is a problem with the sewer lines at your home, you may be tempted to handle the problem on your own. However, these are not issues that you can resolve alone.
You may think that these are simple fixes, but the plumbers that come to your home to help you are not doing simple work. Consider the three major things that a plumber can do that you cannot.
In most states, you have to have a license to work as a plumber. In some places, it is illegal to do plumbing work without a license. This may be fine when you are fixing a leaky sink, but people are going to notice if you dig a hole in your yard to fix a sewer leak.
You do not want to be fined for working without a license, and the license itself comes with knowledge about plumbing that you simply do not have. Also, you will be expected to abide by the local building codes, and it is likely that you are not familiar with them.
You can rent the right equipment to do the job, but you will spend a great deal of money renting this equipment. It is much better if you simply ask the plumber to bring their own equipment. The cost of the job goes down, and the plumber already knows how to use this equipment.
You might be able to get this job done safely, but it will take you many times longer to complete than a plumber. A plumber does these trenchless repairs often, and they know just what to expect. They have the job done in a couple hours, but it could take you a couple days to get it done. This increases the cost and the hazards of the job.
When you are looking at getting your sewer line repaired, you need to remember that the sewer line is no laughing matter. You should work with a plumber who knows how to do the job correctly, is licensed and can do the job in a proper amount of time.
Trenchless Sewer Repair is a job for Spartan Plumbing. If you want reliable service, Call (520) 617-1000, and get the right experts in the Tucson area on the job.