Know your Sewer System- Prepare for a Disaster

When a natural disaster occurs, it’s important to know how to protect yourself and your belongings. It’s a good idea to know the basics in order to be safe and prepared.  Be sure to strap down your water heater so it meets safety codes. Consider hiring a professional plumber for this.  In California, when an earthquake strikes you’ll need to identify the location of your home’s water, gas and electric main shutoffs valves and switches.  Remove all flammable liquids from the living areas of your home. Put them in the garage or another outside storage area. To help prevent a

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Mill Valley Takes Precautions for a Winter Storm

The City of Mill Valley is preparing for a winter storm, power outages, and all high tide events. It’s also important that residents make provisions for their property in case of wind and water damage. Having sand bags on hand and readily available for use, in the event they are needed, is advisable. Sand and bags can be purchased at local hardware stores. Have battery-operated radios with fresh batteries ready for updates on storm conditions and power outages. It’s a good idea to have battery-operated flashlights on hand, as well. If your power goes out, unplug or turn off all

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Sacramento’s Clean Water Project

Construction of the Sacramento Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant upgrade, also known as, the EchoWater Project, is expected to cost a total of $2 billion and will take place over eight years. Once completed, the wastewater discharges from the treatment plant will meet new state water quality requirements to reduce discharges of ammonia, nitrates and other pollutants. The existing wastewater plant, which serves about 1.4 million people and currently provides secondary treatment, is one of the largest sources of ammonia and nitrate pollution to the San Francisco Bay Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Estuary. The record $1.6 billion in low interest loans for the

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Sacramento, there is only a few more weeks until the largest expo

Sacramento, there is only a few more weeks until the largest expo dedicated to underground pipeline infrastructure is taking place. January 28th to January 30th UCT 2014 is being held at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. Perma-Liner™ and many more industry experts such as; underground construction utility contractors, engineers, manufactures and municipalities gather from around the world come together to be educated on the latest in underground construction technology. Perma-Liner™ will be there to educate and demonstrate the latest in trenchless technology in Booth # 947. Bringing in the New Year with new equipment and systems,

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Rescue Rooter outside of Sacramento, a Certified Perma-Liner™ Installer gives a word of advice

With California’s infrastructure digging and replacing methods for sewer pipe repairs are almost impossible.

With California’s infrastructure digging and replacing methods for sewer pipe repairs are almost impossible. In areas like Sacramento, Certified Installers of Perma-Liner™ Industries; use Cured-In-Place-Pipe lining systems so there is no need to dig! Systems like Perma-Lateral™ Tear Away System can save you sewer pipelines and pockets! Now offering newly developed patented technology for the Perma-Lateral™ Tear-Away System, pipe lining just became even easier! This system provides visual certification of liner placement using the Camera Inspection Port and Clear Calibration Tube. Along with Directional Shoes, installers are able to direct the liner and calibration tube upstream or downstream. Making pipe

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