When you live in the city, your waste water is drained into the local sewer system. This means anything that you flush down your toilet, run through your sink or empty down any other drain on your property will make its way to a single drain pipe underneath your yard. This drain pipe is called the lateral line or sewer lateral. If the lateral line gets clogged between the home and the edge of the public sewer line, it is the responsibility of the homeowner to fix it. There are two common causes of clogging, tree roots and cooking grease. There are several tips to keeping your lateral line clear of debris causing clogs, including:
If all else fails, call your Stockton plumbers. Our technicians use high-pressure mini hydro jet systems that can clear out any residential drain clog and remove sentiment that other drain clearing methods can miss. That means you can expect your drain to stay clearer for longer. If it's a systematic problem with a pipe diameter that simply can't handle the job, we're always available to replace any and all pipes in your home or office. Call us today for rates and availability.