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Trenchless Sewer Replacement – Day Two

Today we’re sharing the second part of our trenchless sewer repair video series, which shows what goes into this type of repair (and what owners can expect). In the previous video, we covered some of the preparation work before the actual repair. Now our plumbing team is getting into the thick of things as they […]

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Walking Through A Sewer Backup Repair

We recently started a new video series walking viewers through what a trenchless sewer repair job actually looks like for Seattle homeowners. Check it out or keep reading to learn more! Preparation The first step in any sewer job is to camera scope the line to identify the cause of the problem. In some cases […]

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Sewer Cleaning: Cabling vs. Jetting

If you notice that water is not draining down your sinks or appliances normally, you may need to clean your sewer lines. Sewer cleaning involves clearing out build up and debris in the sewer line so that water and waste can flow down the line without impediment. This is usually done using one of two […]

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Directional Drilling Line Replacement: How It Works

While many water line issues can be repaired with trenchless techniques like pipe lining, sometimes the location of the line needs to be changed, or an entirely new line needs to be installed (such as with new construction). Whenever possible, Best Plumbing uses a technique called horizontal directional drilling or HDD. Also known as directional […]

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Side Sewers 101: The What, The Who, The Why.

The side sewer is the unsung hero of your plumbing that plays a vital role in helping keep your household clean and healthy. Keep reading to learn how to locate your side sewer, how to determine its condition, and how to properly maintain it to keep your entire plumbing system running smoothly! What Is A […]

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Sewer Line Repair — A Thank You Note

The Best Plumbing team received a lovely handwritten note from a satisfied customer after we helped them resolve a problem with their city sewer line! Dear Sir: I just wanted to drop you a note and express my appreciation and gratitude for David Jenkins’s professionalism and sincere dedication in counseling me through a successful outcome […]

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Summertime Sewer Problems

With schools being out, people enjoying vacations from work, and friends coming over to visit, it’s likely your plumbing and sewer lines will be getting more use over the summer. Here are three common plumbing issues that people encounter in the summertime and tips on how you might avoid them. Keep reading to learn more! […]

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Why You Should Inspect Your Sewer Line For Roots

While Seattle’s trees might bring joy to your heart, their roots can play havoc on your pipes. Over time, the integrity of your sewer lines can be compromised by roots, causing cracks and blockages that can lead to a sewer backup. Root systems are made from large roots that provide support and stabilization, and smaller, […]