Drain Cleaning

Plumbing and drain cleaning is important to your home. Many Lake Forest residents are faced with drain and sewer problems due to the aging plumbing in their homes. As the pipes age they naturally corrode causing narrow and smaller openings in the pipes, which ultimately cause plumbing back-ups. One of the most common causes of [...]


Have you ever experienced a plumbing back-up? If so, you know how disruptive it is to daily life.  No water in the home or building can be used because it cannot drain out – that means no use of the toilet, shower, kitchen sink or laundry until the clog is fixed. Our most common plumbing [...]

Sewer Repair

We know it’s easy to forget about your drain lines and sewer repair until they start to become a big problem. Unfortunately sewer pipes and drain line problems are usually more than homeowners are prepared for, and that’s where we can help. We arrive and rod out the roots and debris, camera inspect your sewer [...]

Trenchless Sewer Repair

What is Trenchless Technology or Trenchless Sewer Repair?

Trenchless Technology is known by several names such as CIPP (Cured In Place Pipe), Pipe Patch, Pipe Stent, No Dig Sewer Repair, Sewer Re-Lining and more. The Scottish Plumber specializes in trenchless technology utilizing several different methods depending on the need of the client. Both long 80 foot runs or short 4 foot patches and any length in between can be made to a cracked or broken drain pipe.

The true beauty of this system is the fact that repairs can be made without destruction of historic structures, driveways, public roadways, and other sensitive areas such as natural habitats. Trenchless Technology also eliminates the negative impact on your daily life at home or in your business, and does not interfere with the surrounding traffic. Undesirable smell, noise and the environmental impact are also eliminated since there is no excavation or heavy equipment needed.

Trenchless repairs are done in about a day and half and your sewer service is only shut down for a couple hours compared with excavation of at least a week without sewer service saving our clients precious down time for both home owners and businesses alike.

By using Scottish Plumbers trenchless technology methods, you are also reducing the high costs associated with traditional excavation methods of sewer repair. Costs for replacing existing surfaces like sidewalks, pavement, landscape, brick pavers, and sod, etc, are completely eliminated. Only one access point is needed for repairs and most buildings already have an exterior access to the sewer or lateral line in place.

Combine the time and cost savings and you can see why this is quickly becoming the preferred method of sewer repair by both commercial and residential clients, so in a nut shell –the Scottish Plumbers Trenchless Technology SAVES TIME, ENERGY, MONEY AND MESS. The only thing left behind is completely repaired sewer and a 50 year guarantee.


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    Plumbing issues in Lake Forest Illinois. We give our customers permanent solutions to long term flood issues and sewer problems.  We go where other plumbers don’t and do what other plumbers can’t. Drain Cleaning, Drainage problems, Sewer Repair, Clogged Pipes, CIPP, Trenchless Sewer Repair, Flood Control Systems, Re-Piping, Sump Pumps, Video Camera Inspection, Underground Pipe [...]