Entries by Carolyn MacGregor

Meet John Figuerido of Septic Preservation Services

Meet John Figuerido of Septic Preservation Services.  John is a fairly new member of the SPS team.  He has been working at SPS for 10 months and is a service technician.  He is happy to be a member of the SPS family.  His favorite part of the job is the variety of jobs he handles […]

Soil and Your Septic System

Drainfield Soil  Soil plays a major part in the proper functioning of a septic system. Many people do not realize what an important role the type of soil can make in your drainfield. Soil failure can be  a major cause of septic system failure.  Soil works as a fine filter, and is the home to trillions […]

Summer Gatherings and Your Septic System

Summer is a great time of year for family gatherings, including cookouts, weddings, bbq’s, pool parties and even summer overnight guests. When planning for summer gatherings this summer, prevention can go a long way toward averting disasters with your septic system.  Parties, weddings, and any summer gathering can exert heavy use on your septic system. […]

Benefits of Low-Flow Toilets

Low-flow toilets are a great way to reduce the amount of wastewater that ends up in a septic system. If you live in an area that relies on private septic systems, as opposed to a municipal sewer system, it is important to do everything you can to reduce water usage to prevent expensive damage to […]

Meet Roberta Murphy of Septic Preservation Services

Meet another member of the Septic Preservation Family:  Roberta Murphy. Roberta is currently celebrating her 5th anniversary at SPS.  Her job description is Office Manager but she wears many hats at SPS.  According to Roberta: ” There have been many challenges and successes since my hire in June of 2012.  We were operating out of the […]

Meet Elizabeth Alves of Septic Preservation Services

Meet Elizabeth Alves of Septic Preservation Services.  Liz started working at Septic Preservation Services in April of 2015.  She has been a member of the team for 2 years and is Division Manager of the All Clear Septic and Wastewater Services Division of SPS.  She is Title 5 licensed and is certified to perform inspections […]

Realtor Loyalty Program

Join our REALTOR® Loyalty Program today!!! Did you know 50% of all septic system inspections fail?? What does this mean for you and your seller? Sellers need to address this issue prior to putting their house on the market, or at least within the first few weeks.  A house will sell much quicker with a […]

Meet Al Rivet of All Clear Septic and Wastewater Services

Meet Al Rivet of All Clear Septic and Wastewater Services.  Al plays many roles in the All Clear Septic and Septic Preservation Services Team.  He is the founder of All Clear Septic and Wastewater Services started in 2004.  He is a Title 5 educator, a member of the teaching team for Functional Inspections at University […]

Meet Bob Silva

Who are the hardworking people behind the scenes at Septic Preservation Services? We are starting a series to introduce the people of Septic Preservation Services and what they do.  We begin with the founder of SPS,  Bob Silva.  Bob Silva  started the company after working in manufacturing for 2 decades.  Bob felt that customers deserved a better […]

Drain Cleaners and Your Septic System

Drain cleaners can be an easy choice when your kitchen or bathroom drain becomes clogged, but they are not a great choice for the health of your septic system.  Septic systems rely on natural bacteria  to treat wastewater.   The harsh chemicals found in drain cleaners can kill the beneficial bacteria needed by your septic […]