We are pleased to announce our first ever “Messiest Drain Award”. Our jobs are notoriously dirty but there are some situations that take the proverbial cake. While the situation is very serious, we like to take a lighthearted approach after the job is done. So in the spirit of lightheartedness, we’d like to award our first “Messiest Drain Award”!
Our customers’ privacy is important to us so we won’t be revealing any details about the company. However we will be able to share the situation with [...] Continue Reading
Municipalities have to take quite a number of factors into consideration prior to hiring the best disposal service. While there are various businesses willing to offer their services to local governments, not all of these companies are capable of delivering the requisite level of service. The politicians and civil servants in charge of a municipality are not hiring the waste disposal for their own benefit. The awarding of the waste disposal contract should be done to best serve the businesses and citizens in the municipalities.
There [...] Continue Reading
If you want your business or household septic system to last for as long as possible, you have to take care of it. You can’t allow anyone to flush or through whatever it is that they want down the toilets and sinks. For the sake of your system, let’s discuss 5 things that is no okay for your septic system.
1) Paper Towels
First, even though toilet paper is okay to be flushed down toilets, when too much of it gets flushed at any given time, this [...] Continue Reading
A restaurant can be known for quite a number of things and smelling really bad would probably not be the reputation the owners want to garner. Yet, some establishments do have this reputation because of seven typical reasons.
1. The bathroom is not clean. A bathroom has to be cleaned each and every day. Twice a day is ideal. If not, every time the door to the restroom opens, the lack of freshness spreads to the rest of the eatery.
2. Overdoing it with bleach and other [...] Continue Reading
Grease traps operate by preventing the flow of grease into the water systems. Most of them capture the grease on a baffle, causing the heavier material in the grease to sink to the bottom. It is important that grease traps be cleaned on a regular basis.
All dining establishments require the use one or more grease traps because grease tends to find its way into an assortment of drains.
Common issues that arise with grease traps that are not regularly cleaned include overflowing drains and toilets; these [...] Continue Reading
Keeping your septic system running smoothly and efficiently is the easiest way to save yourself the money and headache of needing a replacement. While there are a variety of preventative maintenance techniques that may be available, we highly recommend our three step approach.
1. Regular Scheduled Pumping
Regularly scheduled pumping should be standard practice for your septic system. Doing so will promote a healthy system. While it is impossible to avoid sludge, regular servicing will keep the sludge at a manageable level. During a septic pumping, the [...] Continue Reading
When you own a supermarket, you want to save every penny that you can by avoiding emergency-based expenses. However, many supermarkets are not familiar with municipal lagoon cleaning, and this means money is thrown down the drain every single day. In fact, there are four basic mistakes you can make that mean you are losing cash. Thankfully, once you have read through these grease trap-related savings, you will have all the knowledge you need to save this extra revenue.
Dealing with health department notifications
In order to [...] Continue Reading
Keeping lagoons and drainage ponds clean is a critical part of maintaining high property values and improving the general quality of life for local residents. These motivations make it important for municipalities to choose reputable cleaning service providers with proven track records and abilities. Here are some of the most common standards that city and town officials apply when selecting lagoon cleaning firms.
A company’s past work is a good starting point for judging what they can do in the future. Firms that have serviced [...] Continue Reading
Commercial facilities, like supermarkets and restaurants, take a lot of wear and tear from employees and regular customers alike. Routine usage of restrooms, sinks and other plumbing can readily degrade building materials, and those who fail to stay on top of things live to regret their laxity. Site managers who aren’t diligent about their commercial preventative maintenance end up suffering in the long run, and so do their businesses.
The expenses associated with fixing drain line breaks are twofold. Although firms that experience floor drain or [...] Continue Reading
Taking care of your restaurant’s grease trap is paramount in maintaining your restaurant as a whole. Failing to prevent clogs or malfunctions might cost you more than your grease trap; it could cost you your customers and a visit from local inspectors.
Maintaining a proactive approach towards grease trap maintenance is one way to alleviate some of the hassles that can mount if left unchecked. Here are 3 easy tips to take care of your restaurant’s grease trap you’ll definitely want to focus on.
1. Auto-Injection of Bacteria [...] Continue Reading