Citi Bike is NYC’s largest bike share program, with 8,000 bikes and 500 stations across Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens. It was designed for quick trips with convenience in mind, and it’s a fun and affordable way to get around town. However, what happens when you need sewer or water main repairs and there’s a Citi Bike station in front or on your property? Who is responsible to move Citi Bike so work on your water main or sewer lines can begin? Read More
The last thing anyone wants to think about is their sewer. That invisible line of pipe is supposed to take away all of the waste from your home. It’s a nasty thing, and we don’t like to think about it. But when your sewer backs up frequently or your drains clog, you have to consider your sewer. It probably needs to be repaired or possibly even replaced.
If you need sewer repair or replacement, you’ve come to the right place. Read More
For broken water main lines, replacement pipes, sewer camera inspections and other problems in NYC, contact Alex Figliolia Water & Sewer for your sewer and water needs. We offer emergency services in NYC’s five boroughs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
NYC businesses and residents have a sewer repair and water main expert in Alex Figliolia Water & Sewer. Read More
It is common for water main breaks to occur more often over the winter months. Throughout NYC from December to February, Alex Figliolia Water & Sewer receives an increase in emergency calls regarding broken water mains due to freezing cold temperatures. Water lines tend to expand and contract which weakens the water pipes during cold temperatures. If a pipe is already weakened from corrosion, expansion and contraction would cause the pipe to crack. Read More
Most subsurface sewer and water line installations require an inspection from either the DEP or Department of Buildings. If proper inspections are not arranged and the work approved, the sign-offs will never be issued. Read More
At Alex Figliolia Water & Sewer, we wish you a Happy Thanksgiving with an appreciative heart. We are here for NYC 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for your water and sewer needs. Have a great Thanksgiving! Read More
Sewer line replacements and sewer line repairs require precision, advanced equipment, and a great deal of experience. New York City sewer installations and repairs are a specialty trade that does not fall within the normal scope of work for the average “plumber”. In order to obtain the required permits for a sub surface sewer replacement, the contractor must hold a NYC Master Plumbers license, sufficient insurance coverage and a specialty bond with the New York City DOT. Read More
A NYC DEP (Department of Environmental Protection) Three Day Notice is generally a notice to repair a defective (leaking) main water line for a house. Depending on the severity of the leak the DEP may opt at their discretion to extend the period of the notice or take quicker action if an emergency condition is being created by the water main leak. Read More