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Old 06-11-2013, 07:47 PM   #1
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My family and I just remodeled our home. We gutted restroom and kitchen and moved all the sinks and tubs around. We paid our contractor to redo our whole plumbing. (water line and sewer line). It was clogging up in one restroom but by that time we had fired our contractor because he was slacking off. We hired a new guy and he said that the old contractor had made holes in the pipes and water was coming out. So the new contractor fixed the holes. Now our whole house is overflowing with water. Both toilets are not flushing and the water is spilling out. The kitchen is clogging up. The water line to the fridge is leaking a lot of water. Our washer is spilling out water as well.

We were told that it might be an issue with the air inside our pipe lines because one of our toilets were bubbling. There is too much pressure and thats why the water is overflowing. Any thoughts on why this is happening?

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Old 06-11-2013, 07:54 PM   #2
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hire a licensed plumber and get him in there soon.

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Old 06-11-2013, 08:00 PM   #3
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hire a licensed plumber and get him in there soon.
Couldn't agree more.
You have a drain blockage and open pipes and a water leak. Hire a good plumber and contact your attorney for legal advice in regards to the previous contractors
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"Hire a good plumber and contact your attorney for legal advice in regards to the previous contractors"

*cough* they were licensed, correct?
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And you got permits, right?
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Sounds like two "Handyman" hired for the job, not real contractors. Now to wait and see if the OP returns, to tell the rest of the story, along with pictures.

Personally, if there is enough water damage from this, I would be contacting my insurance agent and a lawyer, not posting it on some public forum.
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*cough* they were licensed, correct?
License to be hacks, not be contractors most likely. Wonder if they are licensed to operate a motor vehicle, which takes more common sense in doing, than knowing that you screwed things up as a handyman.
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Don't need no stinking inspectors folks.. Nah the handyman uses a toilet every morning and that makes him a plumber....
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buy cheap you get cheap, when his homeowners denies him and kicks it back to the contractors insurance, oops handyman? no license no insurance someones outta gas,

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