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municipal drainage system

Topics: Plumbing in Sacramento, Municipal Plumbing, Sewers

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Municipal drainage systems may not always be in the spotlight, but they play a pivotal role in our daily lives. These intricate networks of pipes, channels, and infrastructure are responsible for managing rainwater, wastewater, and storm runoff in our cities and communities. Understanding municipal drainage systems is essential for anyone who cares about urban planning and environmental sustainability or for those who simply want to know more about the unseen infrastructure that keeps our cities functioning smoothly. Read More
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Topics: Sewers, Plumbing Tips

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Contaminated water moving back up your pipes in your home or office building could lead to serious consequences. Gaining a proper understanding of backflow prevention systems and how they work is key to protecting your home and business. Below, we’ll cover information like what sewer backflow is, how backflow prevention devices work, and why they’re needed. Read More
plumbers conduct sewer line inspection

Topics: Plumbing in Sacramento, Municipal Plumbing, Video Sewer Inspection, Sewers

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It takes a bit more than a keen eye to get a good look at the quality of an underground sewer pipe. Sewer pipe maintenance requires not only a skilled worker, but also the ability to accurately view damages in a manner that keeps everyone on the team safe. To thoroughly inspect an underground sewer pipe, you can rely on a team of certified plumbers. Those who have received a certification from NASSCO’s Manhole or Pipeline Assessment Certification Programs are trained in safely conducting inspections. This requirement ensures that all inspections are consistent and conducted at a high level of quality. Additionally, plumbers with this certification are qualified and highly skilled to use the technical equipment needed for a thorough inspection. Read More
types of plumbing systems with copper pipes

Topics: Plumbing in Sacramento, Commercial Plumbing, Municipal Plumbing, Sewers

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Whether you’re in your home, working in a restaurant, or spending time at a retail store, you’re going to use various types of plumbing systems. Just turning on your kitchen sink requires a complex system of pipes and valves to supply you with water. Residential and commercial properties as well as municipalities rely on large plumbing networks to keep everyone safe, healthy, and happy at all times. From storm drains to the potable water in your home, Sacramento has an intricate system of underground pipes and drainage solutions that work together to supply you with the water that you use everyday. Here we’ll discuss the different types of plumbing systems used in Sacramento County, how they deliver clean water, and how they effectively remove waste from buildings. Read More
plumbers repair sewer line problem

Topics: Commercial Plumbing, Municipal Plumbing, Sewers

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There’s a good chance that you don’t think about your sewer lines very much. That’s a good thing, because when your sewer pipes are on your mind, it’s probably related to a severe sewer line problem somewhere on your property. Clogged or damaged sewer lines can be harmful to your home or commercial building. If the sewer waste is unable to flow in the right direction, it could go back the way it came, meaning those dangerous bacteria and waste products might impact the health and well-being of people in the building. Read More

Topics: Municipal Plumbing, Manhole Rehabilitation, Sewers

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The process of fixing municipal sewer pipes can be complicated. Given that there are so many aspects that can affect the process of repairing sewer lines, there is no golden rule for pricing a standard municipal sewer pipe lining repair project. Sewer repair prices change on a case-by-case basis, as do the techniques used to repair pipe lines in the first place. Let's dive into all you need to know about municipal sewer pipe lining and associated costs for these kinds of projects in California. Read More
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Topics: Trenchless Technology, Sewers

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If there’s one problem that every homeowner dreads, it’s the prospect of discovering faulty or damaged pipes somewhere on their property. Whether it’s a water or sewer line, broken pipes can cause a number of problems if they’re left unattended for too long. Traditionally, the digging required to repair or replace these sewer pipes was a major undertaking that could last for several days and inflict significant property damage. Today, however, trenchless pipe repair technology allows experienced plumbing contractors to do the same work in a fraction of the time with minimal digging during a sewer repair. Read More
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Topics: Plumbing in Sacramento, Video Sewer Inspection, Sewers

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Your home’s plumbing system brings clean, fresh water into the house and then carries out used water through a sewer line. When a sewer line breaks, however, this flow comes to a screeching halt. Early detection can help manage a broken sewer line, but prevention remains the best way to keep your drains clear, clean, and flowing properly. Read More