How can I prevent sewer backups?
• Do not pour grease down the drain.
• Know the location of your clean out cap. The cleanout cap is a white plastic cap, usually 4 inches in diameter located in your yard.
• Tighten the clean out cap to prevent debris from clogging the pipes.
• Don't plant trees near the pipelines; the roots will grow into the pipes causing a backup.
• Get a pop-off valve to minimize damage. A pop off valve opens automatically to relieve the line if there is a backup. They are inexpensive and easy to install. Contact your local plumbing supplier.

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