Why dig? When you can go trenchless…

Peggy Moores loves that her house it sits on a street lined with old growth oak trees, beautifully maintained flower gardens and historic homes. But she also knows that beneath her front yard lies an inevitable and potentially pricey repair. "I have an old house, and...

Pipe patching

Ted fr0m Elliot Maine contacted us with some questions concerning his sewer line. He lives in a late 1960's home and as is with most houses built in that era, all the sewer lines were poured into the concrete floor making access difficult. With pipe patching it is...

Interview with a drain cleaner…

So I did an interview with Justin head drain cleaner/estimator at Northeast Sewer & Drain Service who happens to be my husband.  I thought we could get a little bonding time together.  Anyone who knows Justin knows he can't sit for very long, so as I followed him...

Broken or clogged sewer line symptoms..

Sometimes when your sewer line breaks you don't notice it for sometime, while others will back up immediately...Either way there are tell tale signs that your sewer has backed-up or is broken. First is there bubbling in the toilet?...And sometimes It really bubbles. ...

At the shop….with Captian Americas lawn mower

Most of the guys are doing sewer video work on Great Diamond Island, and as much as I like to take pictures of our work it's very hard to get to the island and the ferry only runs every 2 hours so I thought why not get some pictures of the shop and some of our drain...

Sewer main inspection Victor St Portland

Sewer main inspection and storm drain inspection for Storey Brothers Construction on Victor St in Portland with our Rovver Remote camera.             This was 1000+ feet of new sewer main and a 1000+ feet of new storm drain. New sewer...

Drain cleaning lingo

Drain cleaning can mean different things to different people.  Having owned a drain cleaning service company for the last 7 years I have caught on to it......Almost Different demo graphics, areas.... that's the difference.  Someone living in rural Maine will have a...

Sewer pipe bursting Portland Maine

New sewer line installation by way of trenchless pipe bursting.  By Northeast Sewer & Drain Service with Excavation by Pompeo Sand & Gravel Inc. This pipe replacement was on the "Hill" meaning Munjoy Hill in Portland, and again very deep and a lot of brick...

Sewer pipe replacement Portland Maine

Here is a recent sewer pipe replacement done by sewer pipe bursting with Pompeo Sand & Gravel Inc. on Edwards St Portland Maine. These gardens were bigger than the last pipe burst, and just as pretty.  The homeowner was very happy to hear that we could replace...