Sewer Backup Repair & Cleanup Services in Overland Park KS

When your septic system or sewage system backs up, it creates a mess that is hard to clean, smells awful, and is potentially harmful to your health. Sewage backup water contains raw sewage which often contains fungi, parasites, viruses and bacteria that should be handled by a trained sewage backup restoration technician. Fine Restoration has been providing sewage back up cleanup in Overland Park for years and is ready 24/7 to respond to your septic or sewage backup repair needs. We have one goal, to quickly cleanup and repair any sewage spill on your property so you can get your life back to normal as quickly as possible. We are fully IICRC certified and use high quality sewage cleanup technology to get the job done right the first time.

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Common Causes of Sewage Backup in Overland Park


When we think of a sewage backup problem, we think of our toilets overflowing from a clog, and while it’s true that that clogs can backup your sewage or septic system there are a number of ways your sewage system can back up. There are two main types of sewage backups: Drain line clogs & sewer main clogs. Every sink, toilet, and appliance that drains water is hooked up to a drain line. Each of those drain line connects to the sewer main, which then connects to the city sewage system or a septic system. 

Drain Line Backups:

A drain line backup can be diagnosed because only one room in your home is experiencing a backup. For example, in one bathroom the sink wont train and the toilet is overflowing, but all of the other plumbing in your home is working well. These backups are usually caused by flushing the wrong things down your toilet or build up of junk over time clogging the lines. Drain line clogs are easier to fix and usually the cleanup process is usually shorter.

Sewer Main Backups: 

You can usually tell you have a sewer main clog if all of the drains in your property aren’t working properly. You might notice that you flush one toilet and all of the toilets in your home start to overflow. A sewage main backup can a problem with your main line being clogged or the the sewage line that is run by the city being clogged. This can happen when there are heavy rains that overwhelm the system, tree lines growing through your line, sump pump failures, or other blockages to the main sewage line. Depending on where and why the line is blocked, the repair process may be the homeowner’s or the city’s responsibility. 

Our Overland Park Sewage Backup Cleanup & Repair Process

Fine Restoration has a highly trained team of professionals that are always on call for sewage backup cleanup & repair. When you call us out to provide sewage backup services, we will make sure to ask questions to determine the size and scope of the problem. When we arrive on site, we will have all of the tools and equipment necessary to repair the source of the sewage backup and to clean up the affected areas. These are the steps we take when providing sewage backup & septic backup services:

  • Fix or Repair the cause of the sewage back-up
  • Construct barriers to contain the sewage & stop it from spreading
  • Protect any areas that have not been affected, so they won’t be during the process
  • Remove any contaminated items and porous structures (like drywall) that have been damaged
  • Dry out the affected areas
  • Clean, sanitize, and deodorize any parts of your home that have been touched by the raw sewage
  • Repair or replace affected structures, flooring, or carpets that have been damaged

When we leave your home, there will be no harmful contaminants left lingering, no smell, and you shouldn’t be able to tell that a sewage backup had occurred in the first place. We are IICRC certified and always on call to provide high quality sewage backup cleanup & sewage backup repair in Overland Park. Call us at 816-489-3222 or contact us online for an estimate.

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