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About A-1 Sewer & Drain

Plumbing, Water Heater, Gas, and Sewer Water Line Experts

History

In 1987, Jimmy Depetris started A1 Sewer and Drain in Hampton Roads. In 2018, the Depetris family partnered with Groundworks, the nation’s leading and fastest-growing foundation and water management solutions company, to continue to drive its history of excellence. A1 is a BBB accredited business with over 30 fully trained technicians. Their reputation has helped them to repair thousands of homes and bring peace of mind to the homeowners in their neighborhoods.


Services We Provide

A1 Sewer and Drain, A Groundworks Company, specializes in helping business owners as well as homeowners with their plumbing needs. Our top priority is providing high-quality home repair solutions and personalized service across the Hampton Roads and Richmond area. With fully trained technicians, industry-leading products, and nationally backed warranties, A1 is here to assist you in all your plumbing needs.

Proudly Serving Virginia And North Carolina

Richmond · Petersburg · Charlottesville · Hampton Roads · Virginia Beach · Northeast North Carolina

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If you decide to use A1 sewer and drain for sure use AARON he’s the best technician and he really helpful he went above and beyond for me…

If you decide to use A1 sewer and drain for sure use AARON he’s the best technician and he really helpful he went above and beyond for me and my husband

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Very Responsive!

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Jeremy has come out to our apartments twice now. Both times absolute perfection! Same day, quicker than projected -could not be happier!

Jeremy has come out to our apartments twice now. Both times absolute perfection! Same day, quicker than projected -could not be happier!

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I decided to add a gas line to my kitchen. I selected A1 from 3 quotes and it turned out to be the best decision. The process to convert…

I decided to add a gas line to my kitchen. I selected A1 from 3 quotes and it turned out to be the best decision. The process to convert from electric to gas has many steps- and I was not an expert so there were some hiccups- A1 (particularly Cody) was responsive and understanding and worked with me until the new range was lit. I could not recommend them enough.

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Josh was super nice and helpful 🙂👍

Josh was super nice and helpful 🙂👍

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My experience with A1 was excellent….. Fast and Friendly service….. Servicing Technician Mr. Drew was extremely helpful and knowledgeable…

My experience with A1 was excellent….. Fast and Friendly service….. Servicing Technician Mr. Drew was extremely helpful and knowledgeable about the condition I had and what needed to be done to repair the issue…Technician also went above and beyond with clean-up and speed of repairs….. I can’t say enough about the courteous service we received……I would definitely recommend A1’s services to family and friends…..

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Zach was great. He explained everything and went straight to work fixing the plumbing problems.

Zach was great. He explained everything and went straight to work fixing the plumbing problems.

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Steve was our technician and he was personable and very thorough and fixed the issue quickly. This was the only company willing to come out …

Steve was our technician and he was personable and very thorough and fixed the issue quickly. This was the only company willing to come out quickly even though it was not an emergency. We had visitors arriving and wanted it fixed same day. Thank you! Price was reasonable considering we are in New Kent and same day!

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AARON was the best came in and did everything except and more if u gunna use A1 ask for Aaron

AARON was the best came in and did everything except and more if u gunna use A1 ask for Aaron

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The best!

The best!

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Steve was very professional and worked diligently. He answered all my questions I had very clearly and even showed me exactly what was…

Steve was very professional and worked diligently. He answered all my questions I had very clearly and even showed me exactly what was wrong. I recommend this company and this employee! Thank you guys!-Liz

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Ashland – Zach and Justin were really great. No one wants to call the plumber, but these guys made me change my mind. Professional, swift,…

Ashland – Zach and Justin were really great. No one wants to call the plumber, but these guys made me change my mind. Professional, swift, friendly and knowledgeable. Price was reasonable and they are worth every penny. Will use them from now on.

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Jeremy arrived on time and went right to work. He explained the job up front and the work is high quality. Is use A1 Sewer & Drain again…

Jeremy arrived on time and went right to work. He explained the job up front and the work is high quality. Is use A1 Sewer & Drain again for sure.

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Steven was very professional and responsive to help me and I am thankful for his communication to me since I am out of town and his care…

Steven was very professional and responsive to help me and I am thankful for his communication to me since I am out of town and his care for my elderly Father.

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They are very friendly and professional. Drew did an amazing job. Thank you for the fast service

They are very friendly and professional. Drew did an amazing job. Thank you for the fast service

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Excellent, friendly, quick. They diagnosed the issue and managed to clear up the problem quickly. Easy to set follow up appointments if…

Excellent, friendly, quick. They diagnosed the issue and managed to clear up the problem quickly. Easy to set follow up appointments if necessary and payment is an easy process.

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Incredibly thankful to A1, Brandon and his co-worker. We had the misfortune of my fiancées engagement ring fall into our toilet while it…

Incredibly thankful to A1, Brandon and his co-worker. We had the misfortune of my fiancées engagement ring fall into our toilet while it was flushing (worst place at the worst time). Brandon came out the same day earlier then scheduled to have a look, he put a camera down the pipe and thankfully was able to find it. They gave fantastic suggestions to retrieve it and with a little elbow grease we were able to recover it. They were super professional, personable and worked quickly to try to find it. Again, very thankful and hope you choose to use them for any plumbing issues you have.

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I had a tankless water heater installed. While not the least expensive quote I received after shopping around I knew this was the right…

I had a tankless water heater installed. While not the least expensive quote I received after shopping around I knew this was the right company for me!! Everything was amazing soup to nuts and we appreciate everything the A1 team had to offer, would use again, would recommend, and you get what you pay for!

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Braxton and Eric worked tirelessly in the cold to dig out the old sewer pipe and replace it. They were pleasant, efficient and professional.

Braxton and Eric worked tirelessly in the cold to dig out the old sewer pipe and replace it. They were pleasant, efficient and professional.

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On time and friendly, knowledgeable.

On time and friendly, knowledgeable.

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Our Locations

Ashland

309 Quarles Rd Suite B
Ashland, VA 23005

Hampton Roads

516 S. Military Hwy
Virginia Beach, VA 23464