Sewer Line Repair or Replacement Parma heights, Ohio

In Parma heights, OH, your sewer line is the drain piping system that connects your house main drain with the Parma heights, OH sewer system or your private septic tank. When installed, your main drain was watertight and the joints are impenetrable. Due to the way the pipe sections are joined or earth movements (earthquakes and earth settling) the joints can be compromised and roots from trees and bushes can find a way into the sewer system. Over time these roots or pipe movements can prevent proper water flow and your sewer backs up.

VIP Plumbing Inc. offers drain cleaning and sewer pipe replacement services. We can cut the roots that are growing in the pipes to allow the water to flow freely again. However, just like pruning a bush, the roots will grow back, often in greater size, strength and number than before. In Parma heights, OH, there are several options to consider for this problem. We can simply cable the drain, treat the sewer line chemically with a product, which retards root growth, or replace the broken pipes.

Call VIP Plumbing Inc. to have our sewer and drain experts evaluate your challenges.

Hand dug 2-1/2' down to reach section of clay pipe that was broken from roots intrusion. Replaced approx. 8' of clay with new PVC. Backfilled area.


Root intrusion found in line outside house in 6' section of pipe roughly 2'-3' deep-Providing quote to replace.


Estimate to dig up and replace approximately 150 feet of sanitary sewer. We will start at the back right side of the home and remove the existing sewer line and replace it with new 6 PVC then bed it with #57 lime stone. All trenches will then be compacted with a tamper so final grading can be done with little settling. Final landscaping and grass planting to be done by others. We will follow the piping around the house to the front existing clean out. The line around the home is thought to be 48 deep or so and drop in depth to 9 feet near the clean out. We will verify this before work would begin. A permit will be pulled with the City of Middleburg Heights and we will pass all necessary plumbing inspections. There will also be a few clean outs placed along the way to aid in any future drain cleaning. ADDITONAL CHARGES FOR THE SEWER LINE COMING OUT OF THE HOME IN 4 LOCATIONS: 2 - 6 x 6 Caly to plastic fernco 4 - 6 Straight clean out tees. The County inspector seemed to want them every where. 1 - 6 45 1 - 6 Street 45 4 - 6 Caps 2 - 6 22's 1 - 6 Wye 8 Hrs - I'm figuring we spent an additonal days labor for one man making the extras connections.