What To Do When You Need Urgent Sewer Repairs

by | Feb 26, 2013 | Home Improvement

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Nothing is more disastrous than facing a major sewage problem. Not only can this be inconvenient, but it can also be rather unpleasant. If you are desperate to get your sewage system fixed in a hurry, it’s time to locate a professional that specializes in sewer repairs in Naperville. Let’s take a look at some of the signs that you might need sewage repair and what you can do to remedy them.

If you notice that your toilet’s water level changes and shifts unpredictably it may be time to call in a professional to see if you have an issue with your sewer system. This is not something to look over or to take lightly. If you notice changes such as this on a regular basis, keep an eye on it and see if the problem continues to happen. The plumber can run a diagnostic test on your sewer system to see if it is in need of repair.

Another sign of a serious plumbing issue in your home is if you notice that your sinks tubs and showers do not drain as they should. It may be that water is left standing in these areas for hours before they drain. You know that it is not normal for it to take more than a few minutes for a tub or sink to drain so if you notice it takes longer than this you may want to call a plumber out to check to see if you are in need of sewer repairs.

One tell tail sign that you have sewer issues is if you start to see rodents near and around your home. This is because rats, mice and insects are attracted to broken sewer lines. Just keep an eye out and if you start to see more of these little critters around your home, it may be time to call in a professional.

If you notice water stains around your basement drains it may be time to call out a professional to check out your sewer lines. Also if you notice water damage in your basement you may have an issue with your sewer lines. Sometimes a sewer line problem can be fixed with a patch however if you live in an older home you may have a real issue on your hands as the sewer lines are aging and most likely in need of major repair.

When you call out a plumber to check out your sewer line they can run a remote camera through your system that can help them see where exactly the problem lies. This technique also allows the plumber to see the location of the problem and the depth as well.

Dhamer Plumbing and Sewer, Inc. has offered fast, emergency sewer repairs in Naperville for over 37 years.

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