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A homeowner can find a sewer pipe in his yard by contacting the local sanitation or sewer district and determining where the main sewer line and connection is or by contacting a prior contractor of the home. It is also p... More »

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The cost for a new sewer line can range between $50 to $250 per linear foot, depending on the depth and accessibility of the pipe, according to CostHelper. HomeAdvisor.com lists the average price for sewer line replaceme... More »

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To install new sewer pipe lining, pull a flexible resin-coated tube into the damaged sewer pipe and inflate it. With this technique, you install the new sewer pipe lining below ground without digging concrete, hardscapes... More »

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You can tell if an underground sewer pipe is leaking if your water bill increases unexpectedly, there are cracks in your foundation, and you notice an unpleasant odor behind walls and in the yard. You may also notice unu... More »

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Locate the sewer line, and install a PVC pipe that extends a foot above the toilet bowl. Connect the PVC pipe to the sewer line with a plastic or cast iron wye. Set the toilet drain stack 12 inches behind the toilet's ba... More »

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If a home or building is on a city sewer system the draining water flows through the home's plumbing and into a single pipe that ultimately leads to the city's wastewater collection system. The water is then pumped into ... More »

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Experts fix home sewer backup problems by first turning off the water main and then opening up the sewer clean-out line to relieve the water pressure and stop further backup. They then run a drain snake, also called an a... More »

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