Sewer Line Repair

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Sewer Line Repair in Reading, PA

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There are many issues that can occur within a sewer line. It’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with what to look out for so you can contact a plumber accordingly and avoid further problems. If you suspect that you have a problem with your sewer line and might need repairs, contact The Plumbing Works! Since 1992, we’ve been providing outstanding sewer line repairs in Reading, Berks County, and throughout the surrounding areas. Our highly trained team can help you address the problem quickly and correctly.

Have a rotten odor coming from a clogged or broken sewer line? Call The Plumbing Works now at (610) 929-8860 for immediate service*!

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Common Sewer Line Problems

A sewer line can collapse and may need replacing. Tree roots can also grow into your line, and cause clogs. In this situation, the roots need to be removed from the line or the sewer line must be replaced (if the problem has become severe). The roots from trees in your neighbor’s yard can also spread and grow into your pipes. Fortunately, proper sewer line maintenance can prevent this problem from happening.

Leach beds can also affect your sewer lines. When solids and fluids enter a septic tank, the fluid leaves the lower portion of the tank, heading into a leach bed. If the leach bed is working improperly, the fluids will pop right up from the ground, bringing along a terrible odor.

What Are Signs You Need to Repair Your Sewer Line?

It’s important to be aware of the signs of sewer line troubles so that you can call for professional assistance as soon as possible. The sooner we get to work carrying out your Reading sewer line repairs, the more likely it is that we’ll be able to prevent extensive damage to your property.

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Some of the most common signs that your sewer line might need repairs include:

  • Unpleasant odors
  • Unusual bubbling noises
  • Sewage backups
  • Repeated, recurring clogs
  • Slow or no drainage
  • Lush patches in your lawn
  • Pooled water or waste in your yard
  • Soggy spots in your yard

If you’ve noticed signs of a sewer line leak or problem, don’t delay—contact a professional plumber as soon as you can to schedule sewer line repair services!

How to Prevent Sewer Line Problems

There are plenty of measures you can implement to ensure efficient sewer lines. Be aware of what you put down your drains every day. Avoid letting oils and cooking grease enter your drains. Also avoid putting any paper products such as diapers, paper towels, or towelettes down the drain. All of the drains in your home should have a strainer properly fitted in to catch stray debris.

Even with proper precautionary measures, sewer line problems can still occur. If you’re experiencing an issue with your plumbing system, reach out to our team today! We are always available when you need us, offering 24/7 emergency plumbing services for broken or leaking sewer lines and other problems. Our friendly and professional team is ready to get to work!

Call us today at (610) 929-8860 for professional sewer line repairs at competitive rates! We offer upfront, flat-rate pricing; call to learn more!

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