The main drain line is one of the most important components of your home’s plumbing system. A home’s toilets, sinks, tubs, showers, washing machines, dishwashers, and other water-using fixtures and appliances are all connected to the main drain pipe. Its function is to collect and transport wastewater and sewage out of your home and into the municipal sewer system.
Warning Signs That Your Main Drain Line is in Trouble
Clogs and other main drain problems require immediate attention. However, because of its location, you may not realize you have a main drain problem until it’s too late. Warning signs that your main drain is experiencing problems include:
- Bad odors
- Sewage backups in toilets, showers, sinks, etc.
- Slow or sluggish drains
- Sinkholes in your lawn
- Mold and mildew growth
- Puddles of sewage water
- Cracks in your foundation
- Areas of your yard are lusher and greener than others
Common Causes of Main Drain Line Issues
Your home’s main drain line can become clogged or damaged for many reasons:
- Tree root infiltration
- Movement in the soil due to erosion, settling, or seismic activity
- Clogs and blockages are caused by placing the wrong types of materials down drains, including oil, grease, bones, soil and rocks, paint, fruit rinds, paper products (such as paper towels or cardboard), sanitary wipes, and plastic wrapping.
- Chemical damage
- Temperature fluctuations
- Improper installation
- Excavation work
- Sudden changes in water pressure
Main Drain Problems are a Plumbing Emergency
Main drain problems require immediate attention. Delaying repairs can result in significant damage to your property and also put your family’s health at risk. If you’ve been noticing the warning signs of main drain trouble, contact Preferred Plumbing and Rooter Service as soon as possible.
Preferred Plumbing and Rooter Service offers professional main drain maintenance and repair services to homeowners in Pomona and throughout the Inland Empire area. We’re available 24/7 to fix any plumbing problem you may experience, including a damaged or clogged main drain line.
Main drain line problems are diagnosed using video inspection equipment and other methods. Depending on the cause of your main drain line problem, solutions can include:
- Hydro-jetting to eliminate clogs and blockages
- Trenchless repairs
- Rooter services
Why Choose Preferred Plumbing and Rooter Service?
There are many Inland Empire plumbing companies. Why choose Preferred Plumbing and Rooter Service? In addition to complete residential and commercial plumbing services, we offer:
- Prompt, same-day service
- 24/7 emergency plumbing services
- Affordable pricing
- Efficient, quality work
- Satisfaction guaranteed
- Award-winning customer service
- Free estimates
Preferred Plumbing and Rooter Service is Available Whenever You Experience a Plumbing Emergency
Preferred Plumbing and Rooter Service has been providing outstanding plumbing services to home and business owners in the Riverside County/San Bernardino County area since 2016. Our team of licensed Pomona plumbers is available whenever you experience issues with your main drain line or other plumbing emergency. We respond promptly to all service calls and arrive on-site ready to get to work. Most plumbing issues can be resolved in a single visit.
You can contact Preferred Plumbing and Rooter Service through our website or call us at (877) 298-8105 to schedule a visit from a Pomona, CA plumbing professional.