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Kothrade Sewer, Water & Excavating is always striving to stay current with both accreditation and industry knowledge. Team Kothrade recently attended Minnesota Onsite Wastewater Association’s (MOWA) 2016 Conference.
The EPA has launched this national program to promote proper septic system care and maintenance by homeowners. Nearly one in four households in the U.S. depends on an individual septic system to treat their wastewater. With proper use and maintenance, … Continue reading
Over time septic tank lids may become damaged, weak or out of place. It is a good idea to periodically check them to ensure structural integrity and that they are securely fastened. There are several incidents every year involving people … Continue reading
Many of the pumping or service calls that we go to we find septic ‘no-nos’ in the tank. These ‘no-nos’ will cause septic issues by piling up and creating a clog between the house and tank, getting caught up in … Continue reading
Proactively prevent septic freezing before the deep freeze sets in! There are several steps that you can take to prevent freezing, if you are concerned about the risk (not everyone is at risk). The most common preventions: 1. Lay mulch or … Continue reading
We get calls just about every day from real estate agents inquiring about septic system certification inspections. “What’s required?” “Can we inspect just the tanks?” “How long are compliance inspections good for?” “The home is only a couple yrs old, does … Continue reading
2013 marks the 20th year of business for us! 20 years ago we started out providing city sewer and water connections and have evolved to a full service company in the septic and sewer/water industry! We are truly grateful to … Continue reading
We recently attended the annual ‘Pumper & Cleaner Expo’ in Indianapolis- a big playground for people in our industry. It’s a great event; attracts about 10,000 people every year with more than 4,000 companies that support our industry. Every year … Continue reading