The Dangers of DIY Sewer Line Repair

Homeowners can often save money by fixing problems around the house. It’s helpful to learn new skills so you can address common household problems without having to call a professional for every little thing. However, there are some projects that best left to experts and professionals. Sewer Line Repair is definitely one of those projects. […]

5 Tips To Protect Your Sewer This Summer

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Summer is upon us with more time outdoors, bbqs, and backyard parties. Each season brings its own particular plumbing issues. Summer means that your plumbing system will be working overtime. Kids being home from school, summer visitors, and friends over more often puts extra strain on your plumbing. A little forethought can help prevent big […]

How to Choose a Reliable Sewer Repair Company

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Sewer line problems can wreak havoc inside and outside of your home or business. Replacing a sewer line is a large investment in your property, so it is worth your time to do a little research to find a reliable company you can trust. Check Credentials and Insurance Working on a sewer is different than […]

Sewer Problems In Spring: What You Should Know

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Spring is upon us in the Midwest. As the weather gets warmer and life emerges from it’s winter slumber, so too do new sewer issues. Cracked pipes, clogged outdoor drains, and sewer lines damaged by growing tree roots can wreak havoc on a leisurely spring. Cracked, Leaking Pipes Pipes and sewer lines can fill up […]

Why You Should Be Worried About Your Sewer Pipes

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There are approximately 1.6 million miles of aging sewer and water pipes in the continental United States of America. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency estimates water and sewer investment needs will be $18.5 billion over the next 20 years in Missouri alone.  Many sewer and water pipes have been in the ground for nearly a […]

Tales of the Best Sewer Repair Company in St. Louis: Episode 2

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At St. Louis Excavation, we take pride in our workmanship. Nothing makes us happier than getting the job done right. And sometimes we like to brag about it. This is the second installment in a series of posts about how awesome we are. Sewer repair isn’t as simple as you might think. We were called […]

3 Warning Signs of a Broken Sewer Line

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The sewer line for your home is buried in your yard and can’t be seen, so it’s hard to tell if it needs repair. As with a lot of things, if it’s out of sight it’s out of mind. But ignoring the signs of a broken sewer line can lead to very expensive damage to […]