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5 tips to keep your drains in good condition

Household drain services are a core part of our business, and we have no problem keeping things that way. From the customer's point of view, though, prevention is better than cure - it would be best to reduce the odds of a drainage emergency. Grudgingly, then, here...

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Mayglothling vs. sewage pump supervillains

Not everything you flush makes it to the other side. Out of sight doesn't necessarily mean out of mind: some things will put a strain on your drains, and some of those will prove too much for the sewage pump which keeps the contents of those pipes moving. The pump has...

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Have yourself a septic little Christmas

We know septic tanks can be sexy - the next trick is making them festive. No, we haven't gone completely mad. If you have a septic tank you might as well blend it into your garden rather than have it stick out like, well, like a giant bottle of semi-liquid waste or a...

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If septic tanks could talk…

Talking septic tanks. A bit of a far-fetched idea, no? Well...not completely. One of Mayglothling's waste management experts, Donovan, has developed tech that allows your septic tank to communicate with you, ensuring that you receive a text message whenever it needs...

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What’s the latest in waste management?

Environmental issues are more important than ever before, and it stands to reason that the processing and disposal of waste is a huge part of the debate. We're regularly asked about new developments in the industry so we thought we'd just write a round-up. So, what is...

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Septic tanks: your questions answered

If your property isn't connected to the public sewer system, your waste will generally go to a small treatment plant, a cesspit or a septic tank. Septic tanks comprise a series of chambers which sift out solid waste from liquid, discharging the liquid into the ground....

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Can septic tanks be sexy?

Septic tanks have always had an image problem. The words alone are evocative and create a vivid image: a rusty old tank; stained, dishevelled and unloved. Sitting out in the back garden, surrounded by weeds and accompanied by the incessant buzzing of flies. Let's be...

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