Sewer Scope Inspection

Scope Inspection

Potential buyers are often surprised to learn that they are responsible for the sewer line from Home/property line to street main sewer.

They usually think it’s the cities responsibilities; however, it may unexpectedly cost them $5,000 – $50,000 to repair.

Yes, video scope inspection can save that much money, it will identify the type of pipes used and will give you some ideas as what type of cleaning can be used with that particular type of pipes.

Here is the some symptoms that your sewer line is deteriorating and possibly broken:

  • Sewage Backups and Blockages.
  • Sewer Gas Odor.
  • Mold Problem.
  • Slow Drain.
  • Extra Green and Lush Patches in Grass.
  • Indentation In Lawn or Under Pavers.
  • Foundation Cracks, Settlement, and Sinkholes.

Lateral Sewer line consist of sections, from 10 to 20 feet long. There could be up to 17 different types of pipes. They all have different life expectancy.