Storm Water Inspection & Maintenance Blog

How SWIMS Maintains Your StormTek Device

How SWIMS Maintains Your StormTek Device

If your stormwater system isn’t working as it should, you risk not only polluting our waterways but also your property getting cited and fined.

SWIMS is committed to keeping that from happening with cost-effective and compliant solutions that meet EPA & NPDES stormwater regulations. One of these solutions is our California State Water Board approved full-trash capture device, StormTek.

How Storm Water Runoff Pollution Affects Your Business, Your Health, and Your Community

How Storm Water Runoff Pollution Affects Your Business, Your Health, and Your Community

If you live in California, you’re used to doing the rain dance. When we finally see some precipitation, the standard greeting shifts from “How are you?” to “Did you see it’s raining? We need it!”
Luckily, most of this storm/rainwater gets absorbed by the soil and plants. But with increasing construction and development, storm water has fewer places to go. What happens with all this excess water?

Weed Control for Property Managers

Weed Control for Property Managers

Nothing ruins the look and feel of a property quite like overgrown weeds. But they’re not just unsightly – they can cause major problems, the biggest being the risk of wildfire. With summer approaching, it’s in our best interests to reduce fire hazards as much as possible.

How Does SWIMS Maintain Storm Water Vaults?

How Does SWIMS Maintain Storm Water Vaults?

Storm water vaults play a key role in storm water management. Designed to keep trash and debris from entering waterways, these vaults require regular maintenance and cleanings to make sure they function as they should.  When you don’t prioritize regular maintenance of your storm water vaults, your...

How Do I Know SWIMS is Qualified to Help Me?

How Do I Know SWIMS is Qualified to Help Me?

Storm water systems that function properly are crucial to keeping our waterways clean and healthy. A knowledgeable and experienced storm water management company will make sure your system runs smoothly, helping you avoid major problems and fines. But how can you identify a qualified storm water...