House Trap Tutorial, Instructional Video

Opinion & Expertise
February 8, 2011

by David Balkan

NYC plumbers

A house trap is also known as a Sewer Trap and every house sewer line is required to have one. A double vent trap is vitally important in order for a house sewer to function properly and also to prevent sewer gases from entering into a property. Joseph L. Balkan Inc. presents this video as a courtesy to property owners in order to better understand how a house trap functions including proper and safe operation to avoid unnecessary problems.

By understanding how house sewer and water main components and services function property owners will make wise decisions when it comes time to service, repair, or operate their sewer and water main service lines. A little knowledge and understanding can save a lot of aggravation whether dealing with a sewer line, water main service line, or any other part of your house plumbing.

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David Balkan

David Balkan is the CEO of Balkan Sewer And Water Main, the largest and most trusted service in New York City. David is extremely active in various NYC plumber organizations being the Chairman of the Subsurface Committee in the Master Plumbers Council, and Vice President of the Subsurface Plumbers Association. In addition David’s expertise is respected by officials of New York City agencies such as the NYC DEP, NYC DOB, and the NYC DOT. He frequently provides valuable input on a variety of industry related matters.

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