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At Tony’s Drain & Sewer Cleaning, we understand the importance of having properly functioning sewer lines. That’s why we offer a comprehensive range of services, including sewer cleaning, sewer camera inspections, plumbing camera inspections, sewer line repair, hot hydro jetting, descaling services, and much more.

Our team of highly-skilled professionals is equipped with the latest technology and equipment to ensure that your sewer needs are addressed quickly and efficiently.

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What services does Tony's Drain & Sewer Cleaning provide?

How to contact Tony?

Don’t let sewer issues disrupt your daily life. Contact Tony’s Drain & Sewer Cleaning today to schedule an appointment and experience the exceptional service and results that have made us the go-to choice for sewer cleaning and repair services in Oswego and the Chicagoland area.

We are conveniently located at 4100 IL-71, Oswego, IL 60543 and can be reached at (630) 596-7712 or by email at Our team speaks both English and Español, making it easier for you to communicate your sewer cleaning and repair needs.

What areas does Tony's Drain & Sewer Cleaning serve?

Tony’s Drain & Sewer Cleaning serves Oswego and the Chicagoland area.

  • North Shore Suburbs: Evanston, Winnetka, and Wilmette.
  • Northwest Suburbs: Niles, Arlington Heights, and Schaumburg.
  • Chicago Southland: Chicago Heights, Oak Lawn, and Tinley Park.
  • Western Suburbs: Lisle, Downers Grove, and Naperville.

Does Tony's Drain & Sewer Cleaning offer emergency services?

Yes, Tony’s Drain & Sewer Cleaning offers 24/7 emergency services.

What is the process for hydro jetting services?

Hydro jetting is a process of using high-pressure water to clean out clogs and buildup in pipes. Our technicians will assess the problem and use specialized equipment to deliver high-pressure water to clear the clogs.

What is the process for sewer line tracing services?

Sewer line tracing is a process of locating and identifying the path of a sewer line. Our technicians use specialized equipment to locate the sewer line and determine its condition.

What is the process for sewer line repair services?

Sewer line repair is the process of fixing damaged or broken sewer lines. Our technicians will assess the problem, determine the best solution, and make the necessary repairs to restore the sewer line to proper functioning.

What is the process for plumbing camera inspections?

Plumbing camera inspections involve using a specialized camera to inspect the interior of pipes and plumbing systems. Our technicians will insert the camera into the pipes and use the footage to assess the condition of the pipes and identify any problems.

What is the process for descaling (high-speed drain cleaning) services?

Descaling (high-speed drain cleaning) is the process of removing buildup and mineral deposits from pipes. Our technicians will use specialized equipment to deliver high-speed water to the pipes to remove the buildup and restore proper flow.

How much does it cost for Tony's Drain & Sewer Cleaning services?

The cost of our services depends on the specific service, the extent of the problem, and the location. Contact us at (630) 596-7712 for a quote.

Can you provide references or customer reviews?

Yes, we are proud of the work we do and would be happy to provide references or customer reviews upon request.

Why is it important to have the sewer line scoped/inspected?

To check the conditions of the sewer line, a sewer line scoping will reveal its current condition and can help you identify potential issues to avoid costly surprises in the future.

What is the most common reason to have a sewer backup?

Tree roots instruction, roots will grow in the joints will create a nest inside the pipe and they will catch toilet paper, human feces that will eventually create a sewer backup.

Other reasons why you have sewer backups

Items flushed in the toilet that is not dissolvable (baby wipes, female products, paper towels), those items are not dissolvable they will go thru the toilet but will get stuck at some in point the line and over time will create a slow drain/sewer pack up.

When should power rodding be done?

When you have a sewer backup. That can be caused by tree roots instruction, baby wipes, female products, and paper towels.

When is the Hydrojetting used?

Hydrojetting is used when there is lots of slush in the line for example accumulation of grease, human feces, and toilet paper. This method is used when the power rodding does not remove the clog.

Why is there water in the floor drain?

There is a “P-trap” underneath the floor in a “U” shape that holds the water, also the purpose of the water in the P-trap is to prevent sewer gases to come over surface

Why do I have sewer smell in my house?

It’s because the P-traps are dry, it can also be an exposed pipe with no P-trap or no cap on it. With no water in the p trap, there is nothing to hold the sewer gases.

Why is there a floor drain?

The purse of the floor drains in a home or a commercial building is to carry the overflow of water, coming from heavy rain or a broken pipe.

Most common reason for a kitchen sink backup

  1. Garbage disposal-the improper use of the garbage disposal, people will use the garbage disposal as it was a garbage can, putting all the leftovers and created a clog dipper down the line.
  2. Dumping grease into the sink; eventually over time, the grease will build up along the inner walls of the pipe creating the line much narrower until it will eventually close and will stop the flow of the water.

How often should I do maintenance in my sewer line?

It all depends on the history of the sewer backups and the reason why. when you have a history of tree roots in your line, you should do a yearly power rodding to cut the roots and that will prevent nasty backup.

Where can I learn more about Tony?

We have several places in our website where you can learn.

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Don’t let sewer blockages cause problems for your home.

Our sewer camera inspection services are not only highly effective, but they are also affordable. We believe that every homeowner should have access to this important service, which is why we offer it at a competitive price. With our sewer camera inspection services, you can avoid costly surprises and protect the health of your plumbing system.

Are you looking for sewer camera inspection services in Batavia, Naperville, or St. Charles? Look no further than Tony’s Drain & Sewer Cleaning. We offer 24/7 emergency services and are always here to help. Contact us at (630) 596-7712 or email us at for more information about our sewer camera inspection services.