3 Common Things Clogging Your Sewer

July 24, 2022 | Home Inspection

If you’ve been experiencing problems with your plumbing, something might be clogging your sewer. Clogs are a common issue that can cause various problems, including backups and slow drains. A clog can even cause sewer gases to come back up, stinking up the house. But with a sewer inspection from Valley Building Inspections, we can identify three of the most common things that clog sewers: grease, debris, and hair!

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3 Garbage Disposal Tips for a Healthy Septic Tank

February 25, 2022 | Home Inspection

Keeping your septic tank healthy is crucial for your entire plumbing and waste system. Many homeowners do the right thing by having theirs inspected regularly by Valley Building Inspections. Still, they miss one little step that could lead to serious septic system issues: healthy garbage disposal habits. Contrary to what you might think, not everything can or should go down the disposal. Here are three tips to ensure you don’t overuse your disposal and ruin your septic tank.

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3 Reasons You Need a Sewer Inspection

July 27, 2021 | Arizona

One of the worst things that can happen to your home is a sewer line or septic failure. When a sewer malfunction happens, gallons of toxic wastewater saturates the ground, leaking into underground water sources or even into your home. That’s why it’s critical to have a sewer inspection done every three to five years. Yet, there are other reasons to call Valley Building Inspections for a sewer inspection, and we’ve listed them here.

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