Sacramento Sewer Building Codes for Flat Spots

Oct 07

Sacramento Sewer Building Codes for Flat Spots

Sacramento building codes require that all drainage systems have a minimum grade of ¼ inch per foot. This means that for every foot the drainage pipe travels, it drops in grade ¼ inch. A flat spot is a section of drain line that has no grade, up or down. A ‘belly’ in the line means that the line dips down and then back up before it resumes the proper grade...

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Rainy Season and Sewer Drainage Systems

Jul 17

Rainy Season and Sewer Drainage Systems

Many of us are experiencing a rainy season now that summer is in full swing.  Along with the sunny delights and fanfare this time of year brings, there is also a need to think about the proper functioning of our drainage systems where we live.  It is important to know to what extent a drainage issue is prevalent.  In order to do this, a qualified fully licensed...

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The City of Pacifica is beginning a Sewer Lateral Replacement Program

Jul 31

The City of Pacifica is beginning a Sewer Lateral Replacement Program

Not far from Sacramento, the City of Pacifica is beginning a Sewer Lateral Replacement Program. Defective, leaking or failed sewer laterals will be inspected by the City’s staff to see if the lateral qualifies for this program. If so, the homeowner is reimbursed $1000 from the city towards having the lateral replaced. The homeowner is not reimbursed until the job...

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Perma-Liner Coming To Sacramento!

Jan 30

Perma-Liner Coming To Sacramento!

Perma-Liner Coming To Sacramento! In Sacramento, the Sacramento Area Sewer District(SASD) provides service to more than 1 million people.  SASD owns and operates thousands of miles of lower lateral and main line sewer pipes and is responsible for every day operations. After the water is collected it flows to Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District that is...

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