Posts Categorized: Sewer Repair

A Winter Concern for Your Sewer

This winter has been a doozy. And, though spring is only a few months away, it is still important to consider a major winter issue that could potentially affect your sewer and cause the need for sewer repair. During the cold winter months and into spring as the temperatures fluctuate, we here at All Ways Drains are often called to help clear ice that has accumulated in or near sewers and to fix frozen sewers. Storm sewers tend to have a problem with snow melting and refreezing in storm drains due to the ground being so cold. And, as experts in sewer repair for Roseville, we have seen plenty of iced over sewer pipes. So we thought we would offer some insight on what to… Read more »

Ho Ho Hold Off Emergency Plumbing Repair with these Quick & Easy Tips

The holidays have arrived! Will you be enjoying the company of many family and friends this year? Will you be hosting the holiday dinner? Will guests be staying overnight? With all of the cooking and washing and showering (not to mention flushing!), the holidays can put quite a bit of stress on your plumbing. Many homeowners end up finding themselves with the need for an emergency plumber during the holidays and it couldn’t happen at a worse time! No one wants to be without functioning plumbing when a dozen guests are arriving for a festive evening. So, as an emergency plumber in St Paul, we’ve come up with a few tips to help you avoid the need to call. But, keep in mind that if… Read more »

A Few Reasons to Call Your Emergency Plumber

There are many plumbing issues that can arise within the intricacies of the plumbing system. Some of them are more urgent than others. As an emergency plumber in Maplewood, we have seen our fair share of plumbing problems big and small. Some of these must be addressed as soon as possible; even in the middle of the night. Some, however, can wait until the morning. Here are just a few of the common emergency issues that can arise as well as how we can repair them. Sewer Repair Nothing’s worse than a sewer backup: the smell and sight of raw sewage seeping back up into your home can cause fear in anyone. It is definitely a stressful time when you are dealing with a sewer… Read more »

Older Homes: You, Your Sewer and Sewer Repair

Nothing’s worse than a sewer backup: the smell and sight of raw sewage seeping back up into your home can cause fear in anyone. And, these can become even more common with older homes. Many older structures were supplied with piping and sewage systems that can wear out over time and require substantial repairs. Even the actual materials used in your home’s older piping and sewer could be wrong for your home or deteriorate over time. It is definitely a stressful time when you are dealing with a sewer malfunction or backup, and you might not know what to do at first. All Ways Drains can help with sewer repair for your Shoreview home, but in the meantime, here are a few age-related issues that… Read more »

Occasional Sewer Cleaning Helps Prevent Disaster

A backed-up sewer is a stinky, nasty mess. All Ways Drains are experts at sewer cleaning for your Maplewood and neighboring area’s home. We have run into many backed up sewers that became so due to a lack of even the occasional cleaning, over the years. Encountering raw sewage in your home is amongst the last issues you want to run into. Call on us to have a sewer cleaning set up to prevent such messes from occurring in the first place. A “clean” sewer line is a vital part of a well-functioning sewer system. If you find that the sewer line leading from your home to a municipal sewer system (or a septic tank) is becoming clogged, you may just end up with a… Read more »