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Grease Trap Installation and Replacement in St. Louis, MO and Surrounding Areas
If you own a restaurant or similar business in the St. Louis, MO area, you know how important a good grease trap is. They prevent hot grease, fats and oils from your food cooling in the pipes, resulting in a terrible clog. Residences can usually handle the problem simply by not pouring those materials – known collectively as FOG – down their drains. That’s a lot harder in the food business, where serving hundreds and sometimes thousands of customers a day inevitably leads to FOG accumulation.
Here at Performance Plumbing, our trained team can install a new grease trap in your St. Louis and surrounding areas restaurant or similar business. We’re also available to replace grease traps which have become damaged or are otherwise unusable. Don’t trust this important component in your business’s success to anyone else!
How Do Grease Traps Work?
A grease trap is essentially a large tank placed in your central drain pipe. Drain water flows into it from your kitchens, bathrooms and floor drains, where the FOG is allowed to cool. It solidifies and will float to the top of the tank, while heavier materials drop to the bottom. The remaining drain water can then safely move on to an outlet pipe, while the hardened FOG remains behind in the trap.
It’s a safe and effective means of treating FOG, though it requires training and licensing to install properly. Our team has the skills and experience required to do the job the right way, and to ensure that the grease trap you get is the grease trap you need. All our work is guaranteed, and our stocked vans can be there quickly if the job needs to be done fast!
We Can Answer Your Questions
Every restaurant in St. Louis, MO is unique. Even national chains have individual outlets with varying sizes, layouts and customer needs. That’s important to think about when installing a grease trap because it will dictate the size of the device and other key factors. Getting those details wrong could reduce the effectiveness of your grease traps, or force the service you use to clean it to arrive more often: impacting your bottom line.
We don’t clean grease traps here, but we definitely install them, and we will work with you to ensure that your grease trap is ideal for both your present needs and your future plans. With us in your corner, you’ll get the right grease trap put in the right way.
An Investment in Your Business
We understand how important grease traps are to businesses that use them. A good installation or replacement service is an investment in the business, and you have every right to expect a return on that investment.
With the right service in your corner, that means quality parts and care paid to each and every detail. It also means performing the installation or replacement at a time that is convenient to you, so you can continue to serve your customers and pay your employees. We strive to meet all of our customers’ needs in every way, and will be there step by step to ensure that your grease trap is ready to go.