Should I do anything to prepare?

To prevent the possibility of smoke entering your home, ensure water has been run in your sinks and showers/tubs to put water in your P-traps. This acts as a blockage to keep smoke from coming out of the drains in your home.

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1. Can I flush disposable wipes?
2. How long will it take for my new grinder pump to be installed after I have applied for one?
3. I am having work done on my home and need to locate my sewer line. How can that be done?
4. What can I do to prevent sewer overflows?
5. What do I do if the alarm on my grinder pump sounds?
6. What is a smoke test?
7. What is the purpose of smoke testing?
8. Should I do anything to prepare?
9. Could smoke enter my home?
10. Do I have to be home when smoke testing is being performed?