Oil Tank Sweep Inspection

Don’t bury the truth! Especially when it comes to oil tanks and spoil contamination. Count on Rooney Home Inspections, based in Maplewood and Essex County, NJ, to offer comprehensive oil tank sweep inspection services as a valuable add-on to a home inspection package. And don’t Forget To Select Oil Tank Sweep And Other Additional Services When Getting A Quote Or Scheduling Your Inspection.

A Buried Oil Tank Is Removed
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Why Choose an Oil Tank Sweep?

An oil tank sweep is a crucial step in safeguarding your home from environmental issues and protecting the integrity of the  property, particularly in older homes across New Jersey that may have utilized oil heating systems in the past. Detecting and addressing abandoned or improperly decommissioned oil tanks is vital to avoid potential hazards and costly remediation.

The Importance of Oil Tank Sweeps in New Jersey

Environmental Compliance

Ensuring that your property is free from oil tank leaks is essential to comply with EPA regulations and local environmental laws in New Jersey.

Property Value Protection

Detecting an abandoned oil tank early through a thorough oil tank sweep can prevent surprises during property transactions, safeguarding your investment and avoiding potential devaluations.

Risk Mitigation

Addressing oil tank contamination promptly mitigates the risk of soil and water pollution, protecting your property and the surrounding environment.

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Common Issues Addressed by Oil Tank Sweeps in New Jersey

Finding a buried oil tank on your property can be a costly issue.

Soil and Groundwater Contamination

Leaked oil from abandoned tanks can lead to soil and groundwater contamination, necessitating immediate remediation to prevent further environmental damage

Legal Compliance

Failure to address oil tank issues can result in legal consequences and fines in New Jersey, highlighting the importance of proactive oil tank sweeps.

Rooney Home Inspections' Oil Tank Sweep Process in New Jersey

At Rooney Home Inspections, our oil tank sweep services are designed to provide comprehensive insights and actionable recommendations.

Visual and Technological Inspection

We combine visual inspections with advanced technology to thoroughly scan properties for hidden oil tanks or potential contamination indicators.

Detailed Reporting

Our reports include detailed findings, recommendations for further action if needed. 

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