Drain & Sewer

Having backed up drains and/or sewer pipes can be a headache. In some instances, the issue may just need a simple repair. In other cases, it may call for replacement. Before you pour an unsightly amount of drain cleaner down your pipes, it is in your best interest to work with an experienced and reputable drain & sewer repair and replacement company that can advise you on the best steps moving forward. Though it is possible to make a drain repair or sewer repair on your own, it is not advisable. Even the smallest error can cause your pipes to burst or leak which can lead to costly additional repairs. If your drains and/or sewer lines are exhibiting signs that they may be in need of replacement or repair, contact a reputable and experienced plumbing contractor as soon as you can. At Go Pro Plumbing, we offer a free estimate on all of our services. Give us a call today. 

Signs That You Need Drain Replacement or Drain Repair

You can easily circumvent most issues with your drains if you consistently check them or schedule regular plumbing inspections. However, this is typically not the case. The most noticeable signs that your drain may be in need of repair or replacement is when it is slow to drain, doesn’t drain at all,  and/or leaking. In each instance, it is recommended that you take a look to ensure that it’s not something simple like hair or another type of object caught in the stopper or near the surface. Secondly, utilizing a plunger can often help. If neither of these quick fixes works, it may be best to contact a plumbing service for potential drain repair or drain replacement services. 

Signs That You Need Sewer Repair

On the surface, the signs of sewer repair and drain repair can be similar. Essentially, your pipes are not draining or slowly draining. However, there are many more signs that can be attributed to the need for sewer repair. Learn more about the signs that you may need a sewer repair below. 

  • Bad Smells:  It’s never a good sign if your home or yard constantly smells like sewage, you may be in need of immediate sewer repair. Neglecting this sign could lead to major problems to include pipe bursts, flooding, etc. 
  • Pooled Water: If you have noticed certain areas of your lawn that are populated with pooled water (coupled with a foul stench), this is a tell-tale sign that you should have a professional plumber conduct an inspection. 
  • Overwatered lawn: Similar to the aforementioned, if you notice that your lawn is usually green in certain spots, it may be an indication of your pipes leaking or a potential burst. 
  • Higher Water Bills: Water bills that seem to consistently rise (even after you implement cost-savings tactics) can be a potential sign that there is an issue with your sewer lines that requires immediate attention. 

Working With a Reputable Plumbing Service

Though there are many DIY videos online that show you how to potentially make a drain repair or sewer repair, it may not be the most effective strategy for someone that has not spent years learning the intricacies of the plumbing industry. At Go Pro Plumbing, we hire best in class plumbers to identify and repair your issues. We are here to help you with your drain repair, drain replacement, as well as sewer repair problems. Give us a call to schedule your free estimate today.