Check your repair bid against this Oro Loma Sanitary District list of important considerations. District standards require that a backflow prevention system be installed whenever a sewer lateral is repaired or replaced.
Does the bid specifically state the length of pipe will be replaced?
Will the contractor replace the lateral all the way to the main?
Does the estimate include a backflow prevention system?
Does the bid include a District repair permit, as well as a City or County encroachment permit if the repair extends into the street or sidewalk?
Is the contractor familiar with District requirements?