Sewer Ejection Pump Maintenance

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Your home’s septic system includes a SEWER EJECTOR PUMP.

Sewer ejector pumps are typically installed in basements that have bathrooms or laundry rooms below the sewer line.   They pump waste into the main septic line.  Your owner’s manual is a good resource, and a licensed professional should check your sewer ejector pump regularly.  There are a few things that you can do to help extend the life of your sewer ejector pump.

The top of the sump basin should be sealed properly so that no waste or smell can be emitted.  If the seal is not tight and effectively sealed, please consult with a professional.

TOILET PAPER ONLY

Toilet paper is the only thing that you can safely flush.

  • AVOID Flushing…
  • FLUSHABLE WIPES!  – NO WIPES!
  • COFFEE GROUNDS
  • EGG SHELLS
  • PRODUCE STICKERS
  • FEMININE HYGIENE PRODUCTS
  • PAPER TOWELS
  • RAGS
  • SOLVENTS, PAINTS, TURPENTINE, NAIL POLISH, POLISH REMOVER
  • FLAMMABLE OR EXPLOSIVE SUBSTANCES
  • CORROSIVE SUBSTANCES THAT ARE EITHER ACIDIC OR CAUSTIC
  • PRESCRIPTION AND OVER-THE-COUNTER MEDICATION 
  • GREASE (This includes your garbage disposal).  Grease can harden and stick to pipes and can eventually lead to blockages.
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Hi Jenny, Thank you so much for getting the job completed on time. .. Again thank you and I will recommend you to all of my clients as well as other realtors. It has been great working with you!

Steve D., Long & Foster April 30, 2018

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I just wanted to write to compliment Galen- who recently visited our home on 7-5-18. He was extremely helpful and informative. He spoke to us in a way that was genuine and authentic. He was trustworthy. We appreciated his quick and thorough assistance. I could not say enough about how well he handled our concern. Thank you Galen!

Tara, Upperco, MD September 17, 2018

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