Sewer & Drain Cleaning

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Do you suspect sewer problems? At The Plumber, we’ll take care of all of your sewer and drain cleaning needs. No matter what has gone wrong with your drains, we’ll make sure everything gets cleared out so your waste can flow easily again. Whether you have a stubborn clog or a sewer backup, we’ll get things cleaned out fast.

Types of Drain Cleaning

If you have a single small clog, we’ll look for it close by whatever plumbing apparatus is clogged up at the moment. When your sink backs up, we’ll look for the clog in the pipes below it. If your tub isn’t draining, we’ll try to find the clog through your drain. Most of the time, these are relatively small clogs – though they can be stubborn! – and we can clear them easily.

All of our plumbers travel with professional-grade plumbing snakes just for cleaning out these types of clogs. We’ll thread these through your drains, pull out the hair, grease, or whatever is causing the clog, and your water should drain well again.

If you have several pieces of plumbing clogged up but they’re all in one area, like all in your bathroom or kitchen, we’ll assume that your clog is deeper in your system, in some pipe that these all share. We may have to remove a section of your wall or tile, but we’ll get the clog repaired quickly and get your life back to normal as fast as we can.

When you have pipe all over your house clogging at once or you actually have sewage flowing into your home, we’ll know that the clog is in your sewer. These are harder to remove but our professional plumbers are up for the job! The process includes:

  • Sending a camera on a narrow cable down your sewer. It will allow us to see exactly what is clogging up your sewer and causing your backup. It also allows us to locate the clog exactly, which is helpful in removing it.
  • Cleaning out your sewer. Most of the time, we will be able to hydrojet the problem away. This means we’ll spray a high-pressure stream of water down your sewer and that will be enough to push your clog out of the way and get it to the city sewer line, where it can float away. If we have to use other techniques, we’ll always talk you through them first.
  • Check your sewer when we’re done. We’ll send the camera back down it, just to make sure we didn’t miss anything the first time!

If you have a clogged drain, it’s important to get it cleared out soon. Even a small clog can cause a big problem when it’s not taken care of, and you don’t want to deal with water or sewage damage on top of fixing your drain! We know the prospect of home repairs can be daunting, but call us at The Plumber and we’ll get your lines cleaned out fast and get you back to your normal life!

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