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Old 01-08-2010, 09:39 PM   #1
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Frozen Drain pipe

I believe a customer of mine has a frozen drain pipe and need suggestions as to the best way to fix the issue. It is a 4" pipe, underground, that runs from the house to a septic system, about 250 feet. I'm not sure where the blockage is but fluids have backed up into the house (a little bit). Any suggestions would be appreciated.


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Old 01-08-2010, 10:26 PM   #2
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Frozen Drain pipe

If it is indeed frozen then you have not choice but to melt it.

The fastest way is to call in someone who can put a hose down the drain all the way to the blockage and pump in live steam.


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call somebody with a main line machine to cable it out
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