McKenney’s Hydro Excavating Services

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McKenney's hydrovac truck

McKenney’s fully equipped, state-of-the-art hydrovac trucks can provide a variety of essential services for clients.  Whether the job requires our excavating services and utility locating, or your facility needs routine storm drain maintenance ranging from stormwater detention vault clean up, catch basin jetting, and lift station maintenance, McKenney’s has a team of experts ready to deliver fast and dependable service. … Read More

Are Hidden Plumbing Systems Bringing You Hidden Costs?

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McKenney's Plumbing Services

Fall is here! Football, baseball playoffs, and cooler weather. It’s my favorite time of the year. But autumn also brings falling leaves, and along with other debris, leaves can create not only a mess of your property, but also your operating budget. This is a widespread issue: the local news even ran stories of highways being shut down during periods … Read More

Identify System Deficiencies to Improve Facility Operations

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Improving Facility Operations

The top goal of facilities management is to operate efficiently and effectively. This is true regardless of the industry or setting. Inefficient management wastes resources and increases costs. Good management improves the facility’s bottom line. The following are some best practices that can be implemented to help meet the goal of improving operations. Automate systems A facility’s major systems, such … Read More

Staying Cool Under Pressure

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Emory Musculoskeletal Institute

McKenney’s was tapped to provide the HVAC system and plumbing installation for the new Emory Musculoskeletal Institute in Atlanta. As a specialty contractor on the project, McKenney’s partnered with General Contractors Brassfield & Gorrie and Structor Group as well as engineering firm Newcomb & Boyd. The healthcare facility is the newest addition to Emory’s Executive Park health innovation district. The … Read More

Regular Storm Sewer Maintenance Prevents Costly Damage

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Storm Sewer Maintenance

Stormwater management systems require regular maintenance to ensure that they continue to function properly. Opinions vary on how often a thorough cleaning should be performed. The frequency may need to be increased in areas where litter and dirt tend to accumulate and in places with a history of drains clogging. Storm sewers in areas of the country that receive high … Read More

Five Common Commercial Plumbing Problems

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In contrast to residential systems, commercial plumbing systems are under much more pressure and are often subject to heavy use, making them more prone to break down. If dealt with quickly, minor issues are likely to be easy to resolve. If plumbing repairs are postponed, the resulting damage will likely lead to costly expenditures down the road.

This Fall, Leave the Maintenance Up To Us!

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The change in season means a new maintenance concern: leaves and other debris in your drain lines. Call McKenney’s Plumbing Services to have our hydro excavation services flush out your drains, cleaning out leaves, sticks and other fall debris that can lead to blockages, wash-outs, cave-ins and sinkholes.