One Call Plumbing Blog: Posts Tagged ‘SIGNS OF SEWER LINE PROBLEMS’

Is Your Sewer Line Suffering?

Split drainage pipe caused by ingress of tree roots

When you hear the word “plumbing,” chances are you think about visible plumbing fixtures and appliances—your faucets, drains, and perhaps even toilet. This is understandable, as these are components you see every day. But there is one plumbing component you don’t see that warrants some considerable attention, and that’s your sewer line.

While out of sight, your sewer line should never be completely out of mind. If any issues develop with this section of plumbing, you could have a seriously inconvenient and messy problem on your hands. Early detection of sewer line issues is advantageous, so you should be aware of warning signs that something is amiss, which we’ve highlighted below, and be sure that when you do have a problem, you contact a professional plumber in Fuquay Varina, NC.

Foul Odors

This is perhaps the most apparent sign that there is trouble brewing with your sewer line. If sewer odors are wafting through your living space or coming from any of your plumbing fixtures inside or outside, then you need to have a professional plumber inspect your pipes to assess the issue. You might be dealing with …