4 Different Types of Stormwater Drainage Systems

Stormwater drainage is a really big deal for Tampa homeowners and businesses. Stormwater needs to have one or more outlets for drainage when storms occur, or else the water will pool, flood, and cause a variety of issues that nobody wants to deal with. Stormwater Drainage Systems Thankfully, there are a wide variety of ways to deal with stormwater in Tampa, with some being more effective than others. In case you’re about to implement a stormwater solution on your property or you’re looking for a better alternative to what you currently have, here are 5 types of stormwater drainage systems: ...
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Storm Sewers in Tampa, by Cass Plumbing

Your storm drainage system serves an important purpose on your Tampa property. Without it, your home is susceptible to damages and potential flooding from the water surrounding your home. Additionally, storm water runoff could potentially pose a risk to the natural environment in your area as well as the water quality. The slope of a roof and the materials we use for construction create a disruption to the natural flow of storm water, and it can bring foreign debris and pollutants to the world around you. That is one of the reasons there are Hillsborough County storm water manageme...
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Tampa Bay has a serious problem

Recently, there have been a lot of sewage spill problems across the Tampa Bay region. About 400,000 gallons of sewage have been dumped this year between four counties, Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco and Manatee. It is important to understand the term "dumped". Dumped sewage is when the sewage system has to be manually diverted or there is a natural overflow into the rivers, streams & the ocean because the Tampa Bay sewage systems can not handle all of the water. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection keeps track of the numbers. The numbers so far in 2019 are 6 times more than...
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