Blocked Sewer

Fixing a blocked sewer

Blocked sewerA blocked sewer is more than just a nuisance; it can be a health hazard.

If a sewer blockage is causing back-flow through piping, your property is at risk from dirty water and bacteria.

In most cases it’s products such as toilet paper, sanitary products, hair, soap or debris that will cause a blocked sewer. If an exterior sewer is broken, a build of leaves and natural debris can also clog the pipe.

 

 

Preventative measures

Placing strainers over plugholes is a good preventative measure to minimize the chance of a sewer blockage.However, if you do experience a blocked sewer and need emergency plumber assistance, we’re here to help.