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Uncovering the Truth: Common Myths and Misconceptions About Septic Pumping Debunked

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Common myths and misconceptions often lead us astray from the real understanding of things. This couldn’t be more true when it comes to the world of septic pumping. Let’s talk about this often-overlooked but essential element of your home’s plumbing system. Unraveling some of these myths can help us approach the service from a place […]

Top 5 Mainline, PA Restaurants to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Celebrate Valentine’s Day

If you’re planning to celebrate Valentine’s Day in and around the beauty of Mainline, PA, we’ve got just the place. Delaware Valley Septic, Sewer, and Storm is highlighting the cream of the crop in terms of romantic restaurants, so whether you’re planning a date night or a Galentine’s Day celebration, here are the top picks […]

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Sewer Line Replacement?

professional workers operating heavy machinery to replace a damaged sewer line

Standard home insurance policies typically include coverage for sewer line replacement as part of their “other structures” protection, which safeguards structures like sheds or garages that are not insured separately. However, not all types of damage to your sewer line are covered by your homeowners insurance policy’s “other structures” coverage. For sewer line damage to […]

The Importance of Percolation Testing for Septic Systems

A septic system is being installed.

As a rural homeowner, you’ve probably heard the term percolation testing in the past. Percolation involves the movement of fluids through absorbent materials, and while it sounds like something only scientists care about, that’s not the case. Knowing the percolation rate of the soil is essential for your home’s septic system. But why, and how […]

The Importance of Identifying Your Septic Drain Field

If you own a home, it’s probably a good idea to locate your septic system before operating on your backyard in any capacity. A few drain pipes are running underneath your home and yard, and you’re better off knowing where they are before you choose to make renovations or other changes to your property. It […]

Your Essential Guide To Sewer Maintenance

Most homeowners take their sewer lines for granted, keeping them out of sight and out of mind. Most sewer systems are built to last a lifetime — roughly 50-100 years before replacing the system — but there are times when your sewer system does break down before that time frame. There are, however, steps you […]

How Do You Know Where You Can Install A Septic Tank?

Now that you have decided that you want to have a septic system installed on your property, the next question becomes where you can put it. You need a space large enough for your tank and the drainage field to help keep your system in working order. However, selecting the perfect spot for your septic […]

Preparing Your Septic System for a Smooth Winter

As fall swiftly approaches, you may have images of pumpkin-spiced lattes dancing through your head. However, after you have gotten your latte, there are some facts about your home septic system that need your attention. As the weather gets colder, the most difficult problems occur when the lid to your septic system is underground, as […]

How Do I Clear Roots from My Sewer Line?

Specialist removing a tree root from a sewage line

You’ve started to notice that your home’s drains aren’t as straightforward as they used to be, and you might think it’s time to schedule sewer and drain cleaning for your Montgomery County home. In some cases, a cleaning may be all it needs, but maybe your sewer and drain specialist come back with worse news […]

3 Signs That You Need Drain Cleaning

The right septic installation in Chester County can last you for decades. But if you don’t take care of your drains and keep them clear, you can quickly run into maintenance problems with your plumbing. If you notice any of these three signs in your home, chances are that you need to call for professional […]

What is a Fatberg?

If you’ve ever dumped grease down your drain or needed emergency sewer jetting in Gladwyne, you might have experienced a major sewer blockage known as a fatberg. A fatberg is an accumulation of fat and grease that has been unable to reach its final destination in a home or business’ sewer lines, causing buildup of […]