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How to proactively detect a clogged sewer drain pipe?

Normally you would want to detect backup before reaches your home. So an outside of home detection. There are many water sensors on the market, some even report to your smart phone. You need to find a ...
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How to proactively detect a clogged sewer drain pipe?

Rent a scope from your local home supply store, find your cleanout, and go to town
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Sewer connection with lift pump, or septic tank?

I live in a house that uses a well for water, and a septic system for waste. Yes, it's a lot less expensive per month to not pay water and sewer fees, but I anticipate huge bills if a septic or well ...
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Sewer connection with lift pump, or septic tank?

Have you looked at city sewer rates? Septic systems on property that has passed perk test are usually good for 20, 40, 60 years depending on soil conditions, I live in a 1930 home that the wood tank ...
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Sewer connection with lift pump, or septic tank?

if you place the collection tank outside and below the basement floor level (eg. where the septic would go) then the basement will not flood
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How High For A Condensate Standpipe?

The condensate drain can not have a “stand pipe” it won’t drain if plumbed into a drain I suggest above a p -trap as this prevents some blockages by mold
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