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New York City Sewers in History and Myth

New York City Sewers in History and Myth

Sewers are vital to civilization. They also have a deep mystique. The New York City sewer system is 6,600 miles of mains and pipes (the distance between Times Square and Fairbanks, Alaska, and back). Some of the pipes still in use were laid as far back as 1853....

How Can NYC Flash Storm Flooding Impact Your Home?

How Can NYC Flash Storm Flooding Impact Your Home?

Major rainstorms can, unfortunately, cause plenty of damage to your property. Damage can include long power outages, and even some flash flooding in various areas. When severe weather hits in NYC, the main priority of New Yorkers is to ensure their families and loved...

Learn Why Underground Pipe Repair Is Specialized Work

Learn Why Underground Pipe Repair Is Specialized Work

Underground pipe repair of any type is specialized work, and requires a unique skill set. Underground sewer and water pipe repair is no different. It is a niche type of work within the plumbing industry industry. Besides the required bonding, and specialty insurance,...

That Sewer Gas Smell Can Be Explosive!

That Sewer Gas Smell Can Be Explosive!

That offensive smell arising from a sewer is more than just nasty; it can also be explosive. That is what one man discovered when he tossed a lit cigarette down an open sewer hole. As this sewer gas smell explosion video demonstrates, that simple act triggered a...