Here in Central Florida lift stations are often used to pump wastewater and sewage from a lower elevation to a higher one. Unfortunately, it is all too common for lift stations to experience problems, after all they are defying gravity.
Common lift station problems include
When the lift station becomes jammed or clogged, you can usually hear the sound of water backing up. Sometimes you can even hear the system actually reversing, taking wastewater into your home. This usually requires immediate attention, Orlando Septic Service offers emergency services for just this type of situation.
Problems with the float
Most lift stations work with a bobber or a float to determine the sewage level. The pump doesn’t usually run when the float is ruined or damaged. To avoid back ups you will need to have it professionally serviced.
If you notice your system has acquired high levels of oil, it needs immediate attention. The oil is known to break down stations because it is not water soluble.
Typical lift station maintenance and repairs including checking out the components, such as the electrical system, check valve, float switch, test cycle and check for any leaks.
The certified and licensed lift station repair and installation team at Orlando Septic Service includes, monthly maintenance, pump repair and installation, 24 hour emergency service, pump out, ensure the control panel is functioning properly, and lift station rehabilitation.
Our highly trained team provides immediate assistance and expert diagnosis for all your septic needs. Our goal is to ensure your waste management system is functioning at peak performance. As a leader in the community, we provide a complete inspection for your commercial or residential septic system and offer a wide range of services.