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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I just wanted to let you know you're guys did a great job yesterday.  They all were worked to get the job done. Fast and efficient.

Vickie, Taneytown, MD February 7, 2018

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You updated our septic system on Carrollton Road in Westminster, MD and the new owners are reaping the benefits. It was our good fortune to find you! Our new home hooks up to public sewer and, being only 13 years old, we hope it is up to snuff. If you would have anything to offer us here in Delaware, though, we’d be happy to see your team again.

Nancy October 31, 2017

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  • Sep 10 – BAT Class @ Eldersburg
  • Sep 20 – Septic class @ Westminster
  • Oct 4 – Septic class @ Finksburg
  • Oct 30 – Septic class @ Eldersburg
  • Nov 6 – Septic class @ North Carroll

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