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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 downhill. The belly will hold water in the line at all times. Both situations can cause line stoppages. In a newer home, both are caused by improper piping installations. There

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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 professional is needed for drain pipe cleaning. This will also maximize your awareness of the health of the pipelines in your home.  Here are a few suggestions when seeking the help of an

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The City of Pacifica is beginning a Sewer Lateral Replacement Program

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 is completed and has documented proof. This program began July 10, 2013 and will end on June 30, 2014 or when 50 laterals are replaced.  This program is limited to only 50 laterals, $1000 each. In a population of close

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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 combined with Sacramento Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant near Elk Grove and released to the river. This combined sewer system provides more than 24,000 areas from downtown, midtown, Land Park and East Sacramento.If for any reason you are having problems with you sewer system, Perma- Liner

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