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About Us

Stillwater Septic Service Sewer & Drain Cleaner, Inc. is a full-service grease trap, sewer cleaning, and septic service company specializing in a wide range of septic, grease trap service, drain service, and storm water management services. We have proudly served areas from Maryland, Virginia, and DC, all the way down to Philadelphia, Delaware, and even West Virginia for over twenty years. Stillwater Septic Service is owned and operated by Troy Johnson, a licensed Master Sewer Drain Cleaner with a strong work ethic and a sharp business acumen. Mr. Johnson started Stillwater Septic in 1997 with just one service truck and a strong passion for success, and now serves the community with an impressive fleet of tankers, service trucks and four hydro water jets. In addition to outstanding residential work, Stillwater Septic also has also serviced restaurants, shopping malls, office buildings, sewer plants and pump station cleaners. Troy believes in providing high quality service at affordable prices.

We offer high quality residential, commercial and industrial services ataffordable rates, and we guarantee our work. Call Stillwater Septic Service Sewer & Drain Cleaning today for your septic tank, grease trap, and sewer & drain cleaning needs.













March  1997

Stillwater Septic Service is founded as a single operator entity with one 2,500 gal. vacuum truck

June 2000

Landed second large commercial contract

For over 20 years, Stillwater Septic Service has provided exemplary service to our customers. Throughout this time, we have experienced steady growth in our commercial and residential services. We credit our longevity to a strong company culture of over-achievement, a commitment to stellar customer service, and a reputation for expert craftsmanship. Take a look below at some of the milestones we have accomplished over the last two decades, then contact us to learn more. 

April 1998

Company incorporated, added Harben Jet Machine to commence commercial division

April 2000

Added employees and 4500 gallon vacuum truck

Our History

May 2001

Recognized in the Calvert Co. Independence newspaper for outstanding work on county contract 

September 2003

Added third vacuum truck to fleet to meet increased demand

February 2004

Expanded company by opening service department, offering sewer/drain cleaning, jetting, and other services

September 2006

Increased fleet by adding an additional service truck 

January 2008

Grew workforce by 50% to meet increased demand 

April 2016

Opened Stormwater Services division

February 2011

Moved company to new facility to accommodate larger fleet and personnel group

May 2016

Acquired adjoining bulding in order to expand current shop and meet increased market share

March 2017

Increased fleet to a total of 10 trucks, added addtional services to address evolving customer needs

August 1998

Landed first large commercial contract

October 2017

Added 5,500 gal. vacuum 

truck to the fleet

April 2019

Added North Carolina to our list of service areas

Our Leadership

Office Building
Troy Johnson

Mr. Troy Johnson is the founder and currently holds the position of President of Stillwater Septic Service, Sewer & Drain Cleaner, Inc.  Mr. Johnson has held this position for just over twenty years, and has been instrumental in the growth and development of the company.  Mr. Johnson boasts a plethora of skills and industry training including WSSC Certification, Consent Decree Certification through the Baltimore City Department of Public Works, Storm Water Management Certification, he holds a Class F - Liquid Waste Hauler license through the state of Delaware,

he is proficient at account maintenance, budget maintenance and analysis, and he is also a highly skilled project manager to name a few.  In addition, Mr. Johnson has has mentored and developed several individuals who desired to pursue a successful career in the septic service and waste management industry.


The attributes which Mr. Johnson believes are critical to his success are his strong leadership skills, his innate ability to control and manage projects from beginning to end with logical planning steps, and his tenacious competitive edge which has driven him to grow Stillwater Septic Service, Sewer & Drain Cleaner, Inc. to become one of the premier septic service companies in the northeast region. His 30 plus years of experience in the septic service industry have allowed him to develop a keen sense of how to approach each project, and he prides himself on his ability to transfer these skills to his employees.  "I believe that the success of our company is built upon a company culture of teamwork and accountability; each employee is responsible for ensuring that their task is executed to perfection, then checked off by their peer. This increases accountability and helps us to maintain a high level of customer satisfaction. Our philosophy is that the job is not done until the client is 100% satisfied".  In addition to his passion for growing the company, Mr. Johnson is also well known for his generosity and giving back to his community; he also takes great pride in his ability to increase the number of viable job opportunities in the metropolitan area that he calls home.   "There's no greater feeling than putting resources back into the community that raised me and afforded me this endeavor", says Troy.  Mr. Johnson looks forward to continued growth in the septic services industry and he believes that the next chapter of the company's successes has not yet been written.


Government and Private Sector Contracting

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Celebrating 25 Years of Service!

DUNS: 031947463     CAGE: 3XKM2

NAICS Codes:
238910: Site Preparation Contractors
561790: Other Services to Buildings and Dwellings
562991: Septic Tank and Related Services
562998: All Other Miscellaneous Waste Management Serivces

We are well equipped to manage

a range of contracts, including:

  • Hydro Water Jet Cleaning

  • Septic Tank Pumping

  • Grease Trap Pumping

  • Drywell Pumping

  • Post Flood Cleanup

  • Wet Well Cleaning

Stillwater Septic Service is a minority-owned small business incorporated in the state of Maryland. We have been providing exemplary service in the septic industry across the eastern and southern US regions for over 20 years. We are fully capable of managing large contracts, and possess a full fleet of vehicles and equipment. We invite you to review our Capabilities Statement to  learn more, and we welcome you to contact us with any questions or inquiries.

Past Performance

Our Leadership
Our History
Govt/Private Contracting
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