Keep Drains Free from FOG: Fats, Oils, and Grease

September 30, 2021

Fats, Oils, And Grease Are So Pervasive In Our Drain Pipes That An Acronym Has Been Created To Discuss Them: Fog. Fats, oils, and grease… View Article

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Your Plumbing & Sewer Topics

August 10, 2021

Got Questions? We Have Answers. What questions do you have on plumbing and sewer issues, water, water recycling, pipes, drains, or stormwater? Which topics would… View Article

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Conserve and Consider Water Use

July 31, 2021

We Know That Water Is Life In the Pacific Northwest, clean water is plentiful, reliable, and available when needed. Having drinking water piped directly into… View Article

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Stormwater, Wastewater, and Sewage Spills

June 25, 2021

You May Be Aware Of Sewage Spills From Local News Reports. There were over 30 sewage spills or overflows in 2020, and more than several… View Article

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PEX or Copper Water Lines?

April 30, 2021

Which Is Best For Drinking Water Quality? Some of our customers ask us about the safety of PEX pipes for drinking water and whether copper… View Article

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Water Service

March 30, 2021

The Pipes That Bring Fresh Water Into Your Home Are Called The Water Service. The city’s main water line delivers drinking water to the water… View Article

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What is a Sump Pump?

February 28, 2021

A Sump Pump Is A Submersible Pump Designed To Remove Water From A Basement Or Another Below-ground Area. Water naturally seeks its own level. If… View Article

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Caring for Your Side Sewer Line

January 29, 2021

The Side Sewer Is The Main Drain Line Or Pipe That All Other Drains Feed Into. This drain line carries wastewater from the sinks, tubs,… View Article

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Rain Water and Drain Water

December 31, 2020

We Love And Need The Rain, And We Get A Lot Of It. But Sometimes, Rainwater Seeps Or Drips Into Places It Should Not. One… View Article

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Prevent Flooding: Clear Leaves from Storm Drains

November 30, 2020

This Time Of Year, Tree Leaves Can Clog Street And Storm Drains. Water backups often cause big problems. After a storm or a particurarly windy… View Article

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