Catch Basin Cleaning & Storm Drain Cleaning
PORTLAND OR – VANCOUVER WA
Storm drain cleaning is essential for keeping storm grates clear of debris and litter. A clogged storm drain will lead to backups and flooding and can potentially pollute nearby water sources. In many areas, homeowners and business owners can face fines for having a clogged storm drain. Clog Pro is proud to offer quality storm drain cleaning services to the Vancouver WA and Portland OR area.
What is a Storm Drain Catch Basin?
A storm drain or a catch basin helps prevent flooding by diverting water and sending it to a nearby water source and eventually into the ocean. Storm drains consist of one or more pipes that are connected to inlets.
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Causes of a Clogged Storm Drain
It’s important to keep in mind that since runoff is directly sent to local waterways, you should use caution when performing certain activities like washing your vehicle as these will pollute the water. Below are some debris that should not enter your storm drain.
- Antifreeze, oil and other vehicle chemicals
- Plant fertilizer, pesticides, and herbicides
- Pet waste
- Leaves and lawn trimmings
Allowing these hazardous materials fall into your storm drain is not only harmful, it’s against the law in some places.
Signs You Have a Clogged Storm Drain Pipe
If you have a clogged storm drain or catch basin you’ll experience:
- Slow draining
- Standing water
- Unpleasant smells
Parking Lot Drain Cleaning Services
Our local area has a reputation for consistent rainfall, and because of this, catch basin cleaning is a highly sought after service. With the considerable rainfall in the Vancouver, WA, and Portland, OR areas, storm drains become quickly clogged and this can be avoided with a regular cleaning service.
Oftentimes, flooded sidewalks are due to blocked storm drains which make it difficult for pedestrians and cyclists to travel safely. Clog Pro serves the commercial catch basin cleaning needs of many types of businesses including but not limited to:
- Car Washes
- Parking Lots
- Grocery Stores
- Multi-Use Office Buildings
- Schools & Colleges
- Recreational Facilities
- Retail Stores
- Much more!
Your Catch Basin Cleaning Responsibilities as a Homeowner
Depending on the type of residential housing you live in, cleaning the storm drains near your home may be your responsibility. Those living on private streets that are not part of housing associations commonly pay an extra fee for this service or take care of it themselves. No matter your situation, Clog Pro is happy to offer regular and affordable storm drain cleaning services to keep your neighborhood looking its best.
Experts in Storm Drain Catch Basin Cleaning
Having a clean storm drain is key to it being effective. Whether you own a home or have a business, Clog Pro is here for your storm drain cleaning needs. We provide several catch basin services including:
- Locating and mapping
- Filter cleaning
- Drywell permitting and decommissioning
- Video inspecting
- Oil removal
- Compliance testing
- And more!
No one wants their property flooded, keep your storm drain working properly with regular cleaning by Clog Pro. Contact us today for a free estimate. We look forward to serving you!
Catch Basin & Storm Drain Cleaning IN VANCOUVER WA AND PORTLAND OR
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