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Vacuum Sewer System

INFORMATION ABOUT ORANGEFIELD WATER SUPPLY CORPORATION SEWER SYSTEM

 

The sewer system is a vacuum system, by AIRVAC, INC., “The World Leader in Vacuum Sewer Technology.”

 

A video of the system is available at www.airvac.com

 

A Vacuum Sewer System is a closed system.  Sewer water from a residence will drain into a closed container, approximately 50 gal size. When approximately 10 – 15 gal is drained into the container, a control value opens a vacuum value to vacuum the sewer water out of the container.  There is a “candy cane” pipe installed in the yard drain line for an air supply used to vacuum the container.   If the vacuum value fails to open, then the container will continue...

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Getting Prepared for Winter . . . Check.

Getting Prepared for Winter . . . Check.

September has arrived, and autumn is well on its way. As the summer heat begins to fade, and the first hints of red and gold begin to appear, it’s a great time to relax and enjoy the mild weather. Next Monday, September 7, is Labor Day (US) or Labour Day (Canada), a day which honors the achievements of our workforce —a "yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our countr[ies].” (http://www.dol.gov/laborday/history.htm) So, take a break, rest from your labor, and enjoy the respite. 

Then, after your rest, take advantage of this time to plan ahead. September is an easy-going month, a month when Nature takes a break from anything extreme, and gives us sunshine and cool breezes. That makes this “calm” the perfect time to prepare for any “storms” which might be ahead. September is even considered “National Preparedness Month” in the US, a month to get ready, to get prepared for harsher weather and conditions that will be coming.
So, use this September to make sure that you —and your home— are ready. 

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