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24-Hour Emergency Septic Services

San Francisco Bay Area

Emergency Septic, Sewer, Grease Traps and Sewer Line Breaks

We offer 24 Hour Pumping. Please call for a custom quote. Pricing is determined by scope of job and the time of day or night, day of the week. You will speak to a live person who will explain pricing and work to be performed. 24 Hour services are more expensive, so if the pumping can wait for regualry scheduled timeframes you will save money. However, we are here to help you if it is an emergency. Please do not hesitate to call.

Call the Septic, Grease Trap, and Sewer pumping professionals at A-1 Septic Tank Service! We understand that emergencies happen, and our team is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for those unfortunate accidents that may occur with your septic tank, sewer line or grease trap. A-1 Septic Tank Service offers quick and friendly service. Our customers and their satisfaction are extremely important to us, and our team will do everything in their power to successfully resolve any type of septic tank, grease trap or sewer line issue.

If you need emergency pumping assistance, please contact our septic, sewer and grease trap cleaning experts as soon as possible!

Common Emergency Problems

Septic tank, grease traps or sewer line may break or cease to stop working properly, causing back-ups, and overflow

  1. Septic systems include a leach field, which is a trench that is filled with PVC pipe and rock —this is where your liquid waste is percolated into the ground. When a leach field is not working properly, your toilet might overflow, drains may make strange noises, the hook-up where your washing machine is connected may overflow, you may smell a foul odor in the air, etc. Septic tanks may also cause problems when they require pumping.
  1. Grease traps do require regular maintenance as required by the county you live in. Grease causes issues with the city lines causing overflow and back-ups. Grease does not dissolve, and may stick to the trap and pipes leading into the trap and city lines until it hardens. Hard grease in the lines will need to be removed with a snake or hydro jet process. The grease trap waste will need to be removed on a regular basis to keep these back-up and clogs from occurring.
  1. Sewage ejector tanks contain a pump that lifts sewage to the level of the sewer line so it can flow out of the house and into the septic tank. These are necessary for houses that have bathrooms below the level of the main sewer line, or to speed up waste water that does not flow fast enough. To prevent damage to a sewage ejector pump, it is important to only flush human waste. Sewage ejector tanks for commercial applications serve the same purpose, but can also grind waster before sending into city sewer system. When those pumps fail, a back-up occurs.
  1. Sewer line breaks and clogs can occur from root intrusion, shifting of the earth, a remodeled home requiring larger lines, and more. Sewer line breaks cause overflow and back-ups. The waste will need to be pumped so the repair can be completed.

Quality and Affordable Service 24 Hours a Day

If you live in the San Francisco Bay Area, including Alameda County, Contra Costa County, San Francisco County, San Mateo County, and Santa Clara County, you can contact A-1 Septic Tank Service for all of your emergency needs. We can pump, clean or empty septic tanks, grease traps, sewage ejector tanks and sewer lines 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our family owned and operated business has over 64 years of septic and sewer services, and we are equipped to handle any type of plumbing problem.

For emergency or routine services, please call our office and ask for a free quote !

A-1 Tank Service
A-1 Septic Tank Service Inc
San Francisco Septic Tank Repair
Located at

Hayward, CA 94544
Phone: (510) 886-4455
Website: http://www.a1tank.net
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