Septic Pumping Portland Oregon
Goodman Sanitation in Portland, OR is the quality source to rely on for all of your wastewater treatment needs. We are here to take care of your septic tank system from start to finish. We will consult with you about your septic system needs and gladly answer all of your questions. Our estimates are always free.
We offer a full range of septic tank services including septic tank design, septic tank installation, and the all-important septic maintenance of regularly scheduled septic tank pumping. You could say Septic is our middle name!
There are many factors involved in the installation of a septic tank system. We are a professional company with the knowledge and experience of all septic services to expertly determine the proper location and optimum size for your new septic system. We will speak with you about water usage, how many people will be using the system, the use of washing machines and garbage disposals, and water conservation techniques to ensure your septic tank functions properly.
In the event of any problem with your septic tank wastewater system, Goodman Sanitation is always at the ready to get things flowing smoothly again. We provide complete septic tank repair services that include pipe and drainfield maintenance and repair, septic pump repairs, and complete septic tank replacement.
Count on us for a thorough quality inspection for new homebuyers, sellers, and real estate companies. We will locate the septic tank and drainfield and determine the age and condition of the system. This information is valuable to the current homeowner and future property owner.
Goodman Sanitation appreciates your property as much as you do. Our friendly and helpful professionals ensure your septic system is properly designed, installed, and is expertly maintained for years of worry-free service. Call us today.
Note: More frequent pumping needed if garbage disposal is used
Figure 1. CROSS SECTION OF A SEPTIC TANK WITH (optional) EFFLUENT FILTER
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NEW OREGON DEQ GUIDELINES
There are inspections for homeowners who want to remodel their homes with additions to the house or property.
There are inspections for hardship cases for homeowners who want to add a mobile home to the property and attach to the existing septic system.
There is the "time of transfer" inspection / evaluation when the homeowner is selling the property.
Each of these inspections require that the tank be uncovered, the distribution box(es) be uncovered, that there is an amount of water introduced to the tank, to watch the contents flow to the distribution box and be accepted by a "thirsty" drainfield, to pump the tank and note any deficiencies.
To do an inspection on any and all pump vault components and panels along with electrical connections. To provide a detailed plot plan meeting all DEQ Specified requirements with all DEQ forms filled in completely with our technicians "certified" number and identification on the reports.
Should any repairs be needed to help bring your system "up to date" with compliance codes. We will outline the repairs and the cost and schedule an appointment for you. This gives you time to make an informed decision, ask questions, research websites, or ask for comparison bids for repair or work on fitting the repairs into your budget.
Your septic system is the second biggest investment, next to your home and Goodman Sanitation will be considerate on how you spend your money.