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A worker operates a vacuum pump truck to clear debris from a storm drain

Who Are Vacuum Trucks Beneficial To? A Larger Population Than You Might Think

By Rhiannon / December 29, 2021 /

At first glance, you may think that vacuum trucks are only useful in a niche industry. For example, many may think of a portable toilet vacuum pump truck which is used to service portable toilets at outdoor events and other venues. Or you may think of a truck used for clearing out grease traps at…

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5 Tips for Keeping Your Vacuum Pump Running at Top Performance

By Rhiannon / December 20, 2021 /

If there is one thing that is certain, it’s that your vacuum pump is the heart of your septic pump truck. Every day at work, you show up to a job site and expect it to perform and get the task done. However, this sort of day-in and day-out reliability doesn’t happen by chance or…

A group safety training going over septic pump trucks

5 Ways to Improve Employee Safety Training

By Rhiannon / November 23, 2021 /

Keeping employees motivated and engaged with safety training is extremely important. If someone slips up or shows even a little bit of complacency, it can put your whole team at risk for an accident or an injury. Not only is this bad for business, it is extremely dangerous. Safety, on any job site, should be…

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5 Reasons That Municipalities Benefit from Vacuum Trucks

By Rhiannon / November 14, 2021 /

It is no secret that municipalities and other government agencies are on a strict budget – it doesn’t matter where you live or what state you reside in, this is a cold hard fact. When working on the taxpayer’s dime, municipalities need to find the most affordable yet most efficient way to get work done.…

A vacuum truck is parked outside of a brick building.

5 Tips for Acquiring New Equipment

By Rhiannon / October 25, 2021 /

If the time has come and you have to bid your favorite vacuum truck or piece of equipment farewell, and you have to start the process of finding something new to replace it, there are certainly some tips to keep in mind that can help make your decision a little easier. We know that purchasing…

A city worker operates a vacuum truck

6 Things to Look Out For When Buying Used Items

By Rhiannon / October 15, 2021 /

When it comes to purchasing used equipment, many are looking to save a dollar here and there and cut back on costs. For example, this might be an option if you are just starting out in the business and can’t afford a huge investment right out of the gate, or if you are looking for…

Portable restrooms at event

4 Things You Need to Know About Your Portable Restroom Truck

By Rhiannon / September 30, 2021 /

A portable restroom truck isn’t just any regular machine and they certainly aren’t ‘one size fits all’. Your vacuum truck is a specialized, finely-tuned machine designed to help you do a very specific job. Other than yourself or your employees, it is easily the most important asset on your team. That is why you want…

Vacuum trucks in Flowmark warehouse being worked on

6 Helpful Tips to Keep in Mind When Looking for Vacuum Trucks for Sale

By Rhiannon / September 15, 2021 /

If you are looking to get started in the vacuum truck business, but you aren’t sure where to start, let us help you! When browsing through vacuum trucks for sale, it is important to remember that you are making an investment for your business and your future.  When purchasing a machine of this size and…

Cut sheets of metal for vacuum trucks made at Flowmark with laser cutter

2 Cutting Edge Machines We Use at FlowMark: Laser Cutter and Press Brake

By Rhiannon / August 31, 2021 /

How your product is made makes all the difference when actually implementing it into your daily routine. In our line of work, vacuum trucks are the essential tool you need to be able to run any sort of septic tank or grease trap business. There comes peace of mind in knowing you are operating your…

Vacuum tank sitting in Flowmark warehouse

How to Choose the Right Vacuum Truck for the Job

By Rhiannon / August 19, 2021 /

  There is no doubt about it: buying a vacuum truck is a big investment for your company. It is going to be the lifeblood for everything that you do, and ensuring that you have the proper vacuum truck for your specific line of work is extremely important.  Before you begin the buying process and…