Preventing Back-flow

Patricia Skinner, Bankston, Jr., Joseph D., Reichel, Claudette Hanks

In most areas of Louisiana, the sewer system and rain drainage system are separate. It is not unusual, however, for floodwater to infiltrate the sewer system, causing it to back up into homes. This publication includes information explaining how you can use valves, plugs, caps and seepage barriers in flood protection. (PDF format only)
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