Call the plumber because the toilet is backed up and there is stuff flowing out all over the floor and leaking to the basement. This type of situation is never fun for anyone. 

Making sure your pipes are in good working order from the street to the interior of your home can make a huge difference in preventing major catastrophes in the future.

Older homes may need upgrades or a total makeover if roots and other plantlife corrupt the system. Call a plumber if you think your plumbing needs work. Check out the recommended service providers below.

If you plan on selling your home in the future, make sure your plumbing is in good condition and there are no surprises down the tubes. 

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