Broken Sewer Pipe Glendale. Are you experiencing slow running drains, or perhaps, complete backups? You may have a broken sewer pipe. Many homes in the Glendale and Los Angeles area have broken sewer pipes caused by root intrusion. Roots can be removed, but as long as there are breaks in the pipe the roots will continue to enter. If you live in Glendale and have experienced slow running drains, you may have a broken sewer pipe. Call us before the damage gets any worse!