You might never give a second thought to trash collection services other than to place your trash on the end of your driveway on the appropriate day. My name is Lisa, and I want to tell you why you should think about your local sanitation and what happens to your trash after the garbage workers have taken it away. Did you know that trash that is not appropriately collected can cause health problems in your community? It can also damage the environment and the quality of your water and air. Educate yourself about what happens to the trash in your community so you can effectively fight for the health of your family and your planet.
18 September 2017
Caring for a septic tank can be confusing. The key to a properly functioning septic system is proper maintenance. Unfortunately, even with proper maintenance, septic tanks can still fail. Some things that can lead to septic system failure include excess water caused by recent floods, or even soil problems around the seepage pit. When it comes to those issues, there's very little you can do to prevent problems from occurring.
3 August 2017
Are you the designated person who is supposed to be in charge of the campground cleanup at your next family reunion? That might not be as much fun as being the person in charge of planning fun games or interesting crafts. However, if you do things right, this job could turn out to be a relatively easy one. From making rules to renting portable dumpsters, here are some ideas that might help you to maintain the campgrounds at your family reunion.
25 June 2017
When your septic tank starts filling up with sludge and waste materials, it can become so full that sewage water starts leaking into the ground around it. Below are three subtle signs that your overflowing septic tank has started seeping sewage into your yard. Patch of Grass Grows Quicker Than the Rest When you look out into your yard towards your septic tank, you may have noticed a patch of grass that grows quicker than the rest of your yard.
20 March 2017
Industrial sanitation is not sanitation of industrial strength, although the phrase is commonly defined or understood as such. Instead, industrial sanitation is a type of sanitation related to its location within industrial and manufacturing plants. It encompasses a unique set of sanitation approaches and purposes; and, you can talk with a professional, like Powell's Trash Service, to see which kinds of approaches are available. Here is why you would want or need industrial sanitation where you work.
1 March 2017
When getting rid of trash generated from home renovations or even from a spring cleaning, your household could benefit greatly from renting roll off dumpsters. The rental company will not only deliver and pick up the dumpsters, but will also dispose of your waste. In general, it costs an average of $421 to rent a dumpster, and a roll off one might be a bit pricier for its extra feature. Although the wheels of the roll off dumpsters make them much more convenient and practical to use, the wheels are also a vulnerability and can be easily damaged.