Main sewer pipe from house to street needs replacement?

If you have hired a service to clear the main sewer pipe between the house and the street and they tell you that the main sewer needs replacing, get a second opinion! There was a company in Minneapolis that got in trouble for recommending this expensive replacement service in situations where it was not needed…. Read more »

Cast Iron Plumbing drain pipe repair or replacement

In order to do a cast iron drain pipe (plumbers call this “waste piping”) repair or replacement it is important to understand how cast iron drain pipes and cast iron drain fittings are put together.  Most often new, plastic drain pipes and rubber fittings are used to correct a problem. In some situations it is… Read more »