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  • Less Invasive to Property
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A Sacramento Trenchless Sewer Repair Company

Where You Always Get A Fair And Honest Trenchless Estimate

For over 20 years Affordable Trenchless & Pipe Lining has been taking care of its customers' pipe lining, pipe bursting and plumbing needs with personalized, direct service that's second to none. We take pride in our commitment to providing the highest quality workmanship at a fair price, focusing on doing things right the first time, and serving an ever-growing base of loyal customers.

Our experienced team goes above and beyond to make sure every job is paved with success - no matter how big or small - from start to finish. With Affordable Trenchless & Pipe Lining, you can trust us to take care of your most important plumbing projects with quality and care.


Clean and professional services.


No salesman or pressure to sign a contract.


A complete price guarantee in writing with no change orders or additional price increases in most cases on smaller jobs.


I guarantee that while working with us during any process that we will do as much as we can to make it as Stress-Free as possible. – Ryan Petersen, Owner


A Must See Video Before Receiving An Estimate for Trenchless Sewer Repair!

Affordable Trenchless & Pipe Lining is more than just the #1 company for Sacramento trenchless sewer repair, we're an extended family that takes great pride in providing the best, most efficient service for sewer repair and pipe lining in all of Northern California. Our experienced team of technicians care deeply about providing customers with the highest quality solutions while maintaining our commitment to using only eco-friendly, trenchless methods.

As a locally owned business serving customers from Sacramento County to San Joaquin County, we understand the needs of our community and make customer satisfaction our top priority. Whether you’re in need of sewer repairs following a flood or pipe lining as part of long-term maintenance practices, Affordable Trenchless & Pipe Lining will provide an affordable solution with no compromise on quality.

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  2. Never share the estimate between contractors.
  3. Always have property marked by USA prior to digging.
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Sacramento Trenchless Sewer Repair

Discover the revolutionary trenchless sewer line replacement today! Get started now & find out how you can get your new pipes installed quickly and efficiently, with no digging required. Call us at 916-488-1215
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Trenchless Pipe Lining

Tired of digging up your old pipes? Get on the cutting edge of sewer line replacement with Cure-In-Place pipe lining. No digging required, and you'll have a stronger, more reliable pipeline in no time. Contact us today to learn more or schedule your video inspection.
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Trenchless Pipe Bursting

Take the guesswork out of pipe replacement! Learn more about trenchless pipe bursting and benefit from cost savings, minimal disruption and accelerated project completion. Call us today to find out how much you could save.

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YDIG ? When You Can Replace Your Sewer Lines Trenchless!

Installation of new or replacement or rehabilitation of existing underground infrastructure with minimal disruption to surface traffic, business, and other activities.


What Our Customers Have to Say About Our Sacramento Trenchless and Pipe Lining Services


So Nice to Keep the Yard Clean

"Wow, I can't believe how smooth and hassle-free our sewer replacement process was with Trenchless Sewer Replacement! The team was incredibly professional and efficient. They explained everything in detail and answered all our questions patiently. Not having to dig up our yard was such a relief, and the whole project was completed in no time. I highly recommend Trenchless Sewer Replacement to anyone in need of sewer line repairs!"

Ari Sanders

I Was A Skeptic

"I was skeptical about trenchless sewer replacement at first, but after hiring, I'm a true believer! The technicians were punctual, friendly, and respectful of our property. They worked diligently and left no mess behind. It's amazing how they replaced our sewer line without causing any disruption to our daily routine. YDIG exceeded our expectations, and we couldn't be happier with the results."

Jon Morrow

YDIG Took The Worry Out of It

"Dealing with a sewer line issue is never fun, but Affordable Trenchless and Pipe Lining made it a breeze! Their team was professional, knowledgeable, and worked with utmost precision. We were worried about the potential damage to our landscape, but their trenchless method kept everything intact. The project was completed swiftly, and the results exceeded our expectations. Affordable truly knows how to deliver top-notch service."

Kim Nakamoto

A Proven Track Record

Installations that we have completed safely and on time using trenchless methods, both pipe- bursting and CIPP pipelining. Below is a list of different jobs we have completed both by ourselves and subcontracting. In most cases, the different methods were used on rotted Cast Iron pipe, broken Clay pipe and collapsing Orangeburg pipe. Our proven track record gives you an idea of what our small company is capable of completing both on larger and smaller jobs:


Certified Perma-Liner Installers

At Affordable Trenchless and Pipe Lining, we are certified Perma-Liner installers, specializing in internal pipe repairs utilizing fast, strong and minimally intrusive technologies. Our services cover sewer and drain lines in the counties of Sacramento, Placer, El Dorado and Yolo.


We make use of a reversible sleeve that is composed of fabric and PVC impregnated with epoxy resin; this cures within three hours after placement. The post-curing includes trimming to allow for connections or access to coming off pipes.

Frequently Asked Questions About SacramentoTrenchless Sewer Repair

Questions We Often Get From Our Customers

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How much does trenchless sewer repair cost?

The cost of trenchless sewer repair is determined by a variety of factors. One factor that can affect the cost is the location where the repair is taking place. For example, repairs in urban areas may be more expensive than those taking place in rural areas due to higher labor costs and potential difficulty accessing underground infrastructure.

The nature and extent of the damage also plays a role in determining the price. If only minor repairs are needed, such as unclogging a line or replacing a section of pipe, then it will likely be less expensive than if major excavation work has to be done. Additionally, the type of materials used for repairs makes a difference. Some materials may cost more upfront but last longer, which can save money over time.

In general, trenchless sewer repair is typically more expensive than traditional excavation methods since it involves some specialized equipment and expertise to complete. On average, homeowners can expect to pay between $5-$45 per linear foot for most types of trenchless sewers repairs such as cured-in-place pipe lining or pipe bursting; however, depending on the scope of work and various factors mentioned above it could range from $20-$100 per linear foot.

Before agreeing to any work being done, homeowners should always ask their plumber or contractor what costs are included in their quote – such as labor costs and materials – so they have an accurate idea of how much they’ll end up paying for their trenchless sewer repair project in total.

What is trenchless sewer repair?

Trenchless sewer repair is a revolutionary technology in plumbing that allows plumbers to repair underground pipes without having to excavate large trenches. This minimally-invasive process utilizes special equipment and techniques to access, inspect, repair, or replace existing sewers with minimal disruption to your property and landscape. The process requires two small access points on opposite sides of the pipe for the installation of a liner, allowing for a variety of different types of repairs without needing to dig up an entire pipe.

Is trenchless sewer repair cheaper?

In most cases where access points are easily accessible there is usually a significant cost advantage to using trenchless technology over traditional methods. This is largely due to the fact that there’s no need for extensive excavation when performing repairs with this method – instead of having to dig trenches along entire lengths of pipeline as part of a repair job, workers only need to make small excavations at access points in order to feed flexible liner materials into the existing pipes. This means less labor hours required and fewer materials needed overall – resulting in lower costs overall for homeowners or property owners who choose this option over traditional repairs.

What are the advantages of trenchless piping?

The main advantage of utilizing trenchless technology in pipe replacement is that it greatly reduces the amount of time needed to get things up and running. With this technology, you can start using your new piping system within hours, allowing for faster access with much less impact on daily life than would otherwise be necessary. It also eliminates the need for extensive groundwork before any excavation work can be done; instead, contractors use specialized machinery (like a vacuum-powered boring machine) to create an opening within which they place the new pipe in only a few hours.

In addition to saving time, trenchless technology is also far more efficient when it comes to costs compared to traditional methods. The process minimizes destruction as well as labor costs – there’s no need for extensive groundwork or removal of debris – resulting in savings that are passed on directly to the consumer in most cases. This method also doesn’t require large equipment like backhoes or bulldozers that need fuel, maintenance, and salaries for operators; therefore reducing labor costs even further.

Another major advantage of trenchless piping is its ability to protect against damage caused by water runoff or flooding during installation processes. The pipe itself is designed with a lining which helps protect against infiltration from outside sources such as soil erosion or other debris entering into your pipes as they are installed underground reducing future repair costs significantly over traditional methods which often requires extra excavation work if soil conditions change after original digging allowed for infiltration into existing pipelines.

Finally, due to being able to install a new pipe in place with minimal disruption makes it attractive option compared with traditional excavation methods when replacing old pipes found deep below ground level since most times trying do so could risk damaging other infrastructure located nearby like roads and sidewalks not mention disrupting daily routines from nearby residences (noise/dust etc.). Thus making it very attractive solution for many city planners who have limited budgets and resources available but still require massive infrastructure projects carried out quickly without compromising safety standards established by government authorities around world today making them adopt this technology faster than ever before!

What does a video camera inspection involve?

Comprehensive video inspection services can accurately and efficiently diagnose and repair problems within any sewer line. Our experienced technicians utilize the latest CCTV camera technology to pinpoint exactly where the issue lies, so that repairs are targeted and effective.

Our thorough inspections also detect trouble spots, infiltration and inflow – resulting in a safer environment for you. As an integral part of our preventive maintenance program, when Video Inspection Services inspects and repairs your lines promptly, there’s less chance of full-blown damage and costly repairs in the future. Let us put your mind at ease with our world-class video inspection services today!

What is directional drilling and boring?

Directional boring, also referred to as horizontal directional drilling (HDD), is a minimal impact trenchless method of installing underground utilities such as pipe, conduit, or cables in a relatively shallow arc or radius along a prescribed underground path using a surface-launched drilling rig.

What is Continuous Lining Rehabilitation?

Continuous Lining Rehabilitation in Pipe Lining is a process designed to extend the life of aging pipelines by restoring deteriorated pipe interiors. It is a cost-effective solution that offers various advantages over traditional excavation and replacement methods.

The rehabilitation process involves inserting a flexible, durable liner made from materials such as polyethylene or polypropylene inside the existing pipeline. The liner can then be inflated with air or water to fill any gaps between it and the host pipe wall. This not only restores structural integrity to the pipe but also protects it against future corrosion and wear.

How does trenchless sewer repair work?

The basic process of this technique involves using a small access hole to reach the malfunctioning pipe. A specially designed liner is then inserted into the broken pipe and inflated with hot water so that it conforms to the shape and size of the existing pipe. Once in place, a second layer of material is applied around the liner in order to seal it and strengthen its structural integrity. Finally, if necessary, additional repairs are made on top of the liner before it is cured with ultraviolet light or natural gas to ensure a permanent bond between the old and new materials. This creates a new strong and durable pipe that lasts for decades with minimal maintenance requirements.

Does trenchless sewer repair work?

Overall, trenchless sewer repair appears to work very well for many situations where there is blocked or leaking pipes located beneath ground level. Its advantages over traditional methods include cost savings due to less labor needed as well as minimal disturbance caused by digging up land around pipes needing repairs. This method also offers a far less disruptive alternative than what’s usually required when dealing with these kinds of problems.

Is trenchless pipe, straight line only?

Trenchless installation simply involves creating one continuous curve from one access point to another using specialized machines designed specifically for this purpose. As such these machines are able to follow slightly curved paths whilst still ensuring that the pipeline stays beneath the surface without breaching safety regulations or causing damage elsewhere onsite.

While trenchless technology excels in straight line applications due to its minimally disruptive nature and cost savings compared to traditional methods – it can also handle curved sections when needed too thanks to specialized drilling machines designed specifically for this purpose.

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