Which sewage pumping station do I need for a garden office?

garden office that requires a sewage pumping station

This is a question we’re getting asked quite a lot recently, here at JT Pumps.

It’s easy to understand why. Working from home is said to be the lasting legacy of the pandemic. Over the last few months, bosses have been impressed by how successful remote working can be. And, as a result, it’s set to become the ‘new norm’ and many people are looking to build a garden office.

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How to prepare for a flood

Image to represent preparing for a flood

Worried about flooding in the UK? You’re certainly not alone.

Extreme weather conditions have become a common issue across the country.  In fact, thanks to excessive levels of rainfall, February 2020 was deemed the wettest month since records began in 1766 – with devastating effects for many parts of Northern England, the Midlands and Wales.

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6 signs your pumping station needs professional attention

engineer looking into sewage pumping station problem

Think something may have gone wrong with your pumping station?

It’s certainly possible. Although designed to be robust and long-lasting, issues can (and do!) arise – particularly if the system hasn’t been serviced or cared for correctly. Some sewage pumping station problems are worse than others, and as such, warrant a call to our professionals sooner rather than later.

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A guide to wastewater treatment in the UK

Photo of a wastewater treatment works in the UK

Did you know, the UK collects over 11 billion litres of wastewater every single day? That includes water from the baths, sinks, toilets and washing machines in your home, industrial wastewater and rainwater run-off from roads. It’s a lot to deal with on a daily basis. But without the correct treatment, such wastewater (or sewage) can have a significant adverse effect on both the water environment and public health – which is why it’s so important to get it right. Continue reading “A guide to wastewater treatment in the UK”

Sewage pumping stations for the home – your questions answered

basement toilet connected to macerator pump system

While commercial pumping stations are widely embraced, domestic sewage pumping systems are something that homeowners and landlords tend to know little about. So, if you are remodelling your bathroom or perhaps thinking of adding an en-suite, open your mind to a macerator pump system – like those stocked here at JT Pumps – and you will find a whole host of new options available to you.

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