Sewer Lines

Sewer Line Services in Raleigh, NC

Sewer Repairs in Wake County

One of the most important services that a plumber can offer is sewer repairs. For your home to function properly, you need a fully functional sewer line. If your sewer line is in need of repair, depend on the expert sewer repairs team at William Parrish Plumbing. 

Reasons You May Need a Sewer Line Service

There are many reasons why your sewer line may be in need of repair. Your sewer line may be damaged due to age, tree root intrusion, improper installation, or other factors. 

Preventive Measures to Maintain a Healthy Sewer Line

Regular maintenance and preventive measures can help keep your sewer line in optimal condition and prevent costly repairs. At William Parrish Plumbing, we offer expert advice and services to help you maintain a healthy sewer line. 

Here are some preventive measures you can take:

  1. Regular inspections: Schedule regular sewer line inspections to identify any potential issues before they become major problems. Our team uses advanced technology to inspect your sewer line and detect any signs of damage or blockage.
  2. Proper disposal: Avoid flushing items that can clog your sewer line, such as wipes, feminine hygiene products, or excessive amounts of toilet paper. Dispose of these items in the trash to prevent blockages.
  3. Tree root prevention: Tree roots are a common cause of sewer line damage. Plant trees away from your sewer line and consider installing root barriers to prevent roots from infiltrating the pipes.
  4. Grease disposal: Avoid pouring grease or oil down your drains, as they can solidify and cause blockages in your sewer line. Instead, let grease cool and dispose of it in the trash.
  5. Professional cleaning: Periodically, have your sewer line professionally cleaned to remove any buildup or debris that could lead to blockages or damage. Our team uses high-pressure water jetting to thoroughly clean your sewer line.

By following these preventive measures, you can extend the lifespan of your sewer line, minimize the risk of costly repairs, and ensure the proper functioning of your plumbing system.

Call us now at (919) 343-0783 for an estimate for your sewer service in Raleigh.

Commonly Asked Questions

What are the signs that my sewer line needs cleaning?

There are several signs that indicate your sewer line needs cleaning. These include slow drains, gurgling sounds from the toilet, foul odors coming from drains, and sewage backups. If you notice any of these signs, it's best to call a professional sewer cleaning service.

How often should I clean my sewer line?

The frequency of sewer line cleaning depends on several factors, such as the age of your sewer system, the number of people in your household, and the presence of any trees or plants near the sewer line. In general, it is recommended to have your sewer line cleaned every 1-2 years to prevent clogs and maintain its proper functioning.

What methods are used for sewer line cleaning?

Professional sewer line cleaning services use various methods to clean sewer lines. These methods include hydro jetting, which uses high-pressure water to remove debris and clogs, and sewer snake or auger, which is a flexible tool used to break up and remove blockages. The method used depends on the severity and type of clog.

Can I clean my sewer line myself?

While there are DIY methods available for cleaning minor sewer line clogs, it is generally recommended to hire a professional for thorough and effective sewer line cleaning. Professional plumbers have the necessary equipment and expertise to identify and resolve complex sewer line issues.

Are there any preventive measures I can take to avoid sewer line clogs?

Yes, there are preventive measures you can take to avoid sewer line clogs. These include avoiding flushing non-biodegradable items down the toilet, using drain strainers to catch hair and debris, being mindful of what you put down the garbage disposal, and scheduling regular sewer line inspections and cleanings.

How much does sewer line cleaning cost?

The cost of sewer line cleaning can vary depending on factors such as the length of the sewer line, the severity of the clog, and the location of the clog. It is best to contact a professional sewer cleaning service for an estimate based on your specific situation.

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Signs You May Need a Sewer Repair

It is important to have your sewer line inspected by a professional plumber if you notice any of the following:

  • The water level in your toilet is higher than normal
  • Your toilet is making strange noises
  • Your toilet is clogged or not unclogging
  • Your yard has standing water or is wet
  • There is a foul odor coming from your sewer
  • There is sewage back up in your yard
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