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Sewage Backup. Insurance Questionable.

We had a sewage backup - we live in a townhouse, on a slab. (Two neighbors got hit, too.) My homeowners insurance covers rain, flooding, and roof problems, but not sewage. However, the cause of the backup was not our toilets - a branch dislodged on our shared roof and sent down a swimming pool full of water, which overwhelmed the sewer. Insurance is... confusing, demoralizing. [more inside]
posted by juniperesque on Jun 16, 2014 - 10 answers

Plumbing Issues

S*!t Storm, literally [more inside]
posted by ohmansocute on Jun 7, 2012 - 13 answers

Surprise! You own a sewer!

Apparently, we have a private sewer line that no one knew existed. And that line is disintegrating. Now what? [more inside]
posted by anastasiav on Oct 5, 2011 - 18 answers

Plumbing Problems: storm drain and basement bathroom drains stopped

Plumbing: The exterior storm drain, the basement toilet, and the basement shower are all clogged. What's gone wrong, and what should I do? [more inside]
posted by anotherpanacea on Aug 1, 2010 - 11 answers

Tree roots invade sewage pipe - what to do?

Tree roots clogged our sewer pipe. What next? [more inside]
posted by medusa on Jul 7, 2006 - 7 answers

What stinks?

How do I get rid of that faint smell of sewage in my basement? [more inside]
posted by sixpack on Jan 12, 2006 - 5 answers

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