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5 Signs of an exterior water leak

Image of a damaged water pipe with visible cracks and leaks.

Let’s face it, you don’t really think about the water that comes into your home until something happens right? There are two main water supplies that feed your home. 1. The water to your home is fed by a well or 2. The water to your home is fed by a city water main. No … Read more

Are Flushable Wipes Damaging your Sewer Line?

View of damaged sewer captured by underground camera.

Last week John and I finally got to go on our honey moon. We picked a small beach town in South Carolina to stay. It was so nice to spend some time away from all of the hustle and bustle!! While we were enjoying lunch one day at this delicious sea food bar, we met … Read more

Are Tree Roots Invading your Sewer line?

Image of tree roots invading a sewer line, indicating potential sewer blockage caused by tree roots.

4 SIGNS THAT TREE ROOTS ARE INFILTRATING YOUR PIPES Let’s dive a little deeper into root intrusion this week. One of the most common culprits of a backed up sewer are tree roots. If your home was built before 1999, you may have a cast iron or clay sewer drain line. If these lines have … Read more

Trenchless Sewer Replacement

Drain Magic sewer

Most homes that were built before 1999 are likely to have a cast iron or clay sewer line. Over time, Orangeburg, Cast iron, and Clay pipes become an issue due to breakdown, tree root invasion or settling and need to be repaired or replaced before a leak or a sewage backup occurs. A traditional sewer … Read more

Hello world I’m Shelby!

Shelby working for Drain Magic

Thanks so much for stopping by. My husband John and I are part owners in a plumbing and drain business located in South Central PA. Plumbing has ALWAYS been my husbands passion. Me, on the other hand, I kind of fell into it and found it absolutely fascinating. It’s actually how we met and fell … Read more