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Main Line Replacement Serving Families Throughout Chesapeake

Chesapeake Main Line Replacement Services

Few things can disrupt the comfort and functionality of a home like a failing main line (also known as a sewer line). This crucial component of your home's plumbing system is responsible for taking wastewater away from your property to the municipal sewage system (or a septic tank). When damaged, not only can it be a source of unpleasant smells and unsanitary conditions, but it can also lead to catastrophic events, such as a sewage backup into your home.

At Get Lit Electrical & Plumbing, we have been providing homeowners and commercial property owners in Chesapeake and throughout its surrounding communities with second-to-none electrical and plumbing services, including main line replacement, for years.

For more information about our sewer line services or for a free estimate, give us a call at (757) 997-7053 or contact us online today.

Signs Your Main Line Is Failing

Before a main line gives way completely, there are several telltale signs that it's struggling to function properly. If you notice one or more of these indicators, prompt action is crucial to prevent further damage:

  • Slow Drainage – When multiple drains in your home are slow to empty, it's often a sign that your main sewer line has a partial blockage. This blockage could be due to a number of factors, such as tree roots infiltrating the line or a buildup of grease or non-flushable items, and it's a problem that should not be ignored.
  • Foul Odors – An unexpected sewage smell in your home or your yard is a clear indication that something is amiss with your sewage system. Leaks or breaks in the sewer line can allow these smells to escape, indicating a necessity for repair.
  • Water Backups – If water or sewage begins to back up into the lower drains in your home, like your basement or ground-level toilets or sinks, it's a clear sign that the main sewer line is obstructed. Backups like these require urgent attention to resolve.
  • Lush Patches of Grass – An unusually green and lush patch of grass in your yard could be a sign that the vegetation is benefitting from the nutrient-rich moisture that's leaking from a cracked sewer line.

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Get Lit Electrical & Plumbing is here to help you with all these issues and so much more before they become a major issue.

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"Extremely Fair Price"
Corey arrived on time and did a flawless job, even teaching me as he went step by step. I will definitely be calling them in the future for any electrical needs.
- Melissa K.

Factors to Consider Before Replacing Your Main Line

A failing sewer line can lead to extensive and costly damage, making it a prime candidate for early intervention. Below, we'll explore the factors you should weigh before replacing your sewer line, ensuring you're making an informed decision that aligns with your overall home management strategy.

Before you commit to replacing your main line, consider these factors:

  • Age and Material Make-Up of Your Current Line: Older lines and certain materials are more prone to problems and may need replacement sooner.
  • Extent and Location of the Damage: The type of damage and location of the damage can affect the complexity and cost of the repair.
  • Cost and Financing Options: Sewer line replacements can be costly, so it's important to explore financing if needed and ensure you get multiple quotes.
  • Impact on Landscaping: Traditional replacements involve digging, which can drastically affect your yard. Investigate trenchless options to protect your landscaping.

Considering these factors will help you make a decision that's not only financially sound but also one that minimizes inconvenience.

Let Us Help You Decide If Main Line Replacement Is Right for You. Contact Us Today!

If you are having main line issues, you don’t have time to waste because a small problem could quickly turn into a significant (and expensive) issue to fix. Our team at Get Lit Electrical & Plumbing offers several benefits, including:

  • Free Estimates
  • Same-Day Service
  • Weekend Appointments
  • Emergency Services
  • Fully Licensed, Insured, and Vetted Team

To learn more about us, check out our customers’ reviews.

Ready to get started? Call (757) 997-7053 or reach out to us online today. Ask about our discounts!

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