Problems With Your Clay Drain Pipes

Back in the mid 1800s until about 1960, clay drainage pipes were the pipe of choice from in the Boston area. Over the years these pipes have been replace however there are still miles of clay/ceramic pipes that are causing a lot of trouble for residential and commercial drains. At one end of a clay [...]

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Winter Plumbing Tips

Tip #1: Avoid Frozen Pipes The most common winter plumbing problem is frozen pipes. When temperatures drop let lukewarm water drip from your faucets overnight because moving water can’t freeze. Tip #2: Get Good Insulation Invest in  the time and money to have your home properly insulated. The benefits of insulation not only your heating [...]

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Prevent Frozen Pipes This Winter

Winter is coming and in New England that means freezing cold temperatures for the next couple of months. The cold and wind chill combined can easily create frozen and burst pipes! When water in the pipe freezes it expands, blocking the line creating excessive pressure throughout the system. It does not matter matter what your [...]

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What is Hydro-Excavation

Instead of manual or mechanical digging methods, hydro excavation uses pressurized water to break up soil, which virtually eliminates any risk of underground utility damage. Atlantic Drain Service choose the hydro excavation process because it is safe, fast, precise excavations that require less backfill, labor, restoration, and has less environmental impact than traditional excavation techniques. [...]

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Commercial Storm Drains & Catch Basins

What is a storm drain? A storm drain, also called a catch basin, is crucial part of a drainage system intended to hold excess water from a heavy downpour or even flooding. You can commonly find storm drains in city drainage and sewer systems, however, they can be installed in roofs of buildings and homes. [...]

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Importance of Cleaning Grease Traps

Routine cleaning of your restaurants grease traps in crucial to prevent major problems from occurring and for your restaurant equipment to run smoothly. Everything removed from the grease traps needs to be appropriately disposed of in an ecologically friendly way. This is why it is necessary to hire Atlantic Drain Service of Roslindale, MA who [...]

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Tree Roots Ruin Residential Drains

Tree Root Blockage Atlantic Drain Service Boston MA

Trees are a great addition to any yard, they are great for creating privacy and shade  but their roots can cause extensive damage to your pipes.  Your sewer pipes are filled with water, nutrients and oxygen-everything trees need to grow!  Tree root blockage is one of the most expensive sewer maintenance items experienced by Atlantic [...]

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