"Working Today for a Cleaner Tomorrow"

About A.B.A. Well and Septic Service

ABA Well & Septic ServiceWe take special pride in our customers. We feel it is equally important to get to know our customers just as we get to know each individual septic system. A good relationship and communication helps us to provide complete and proper maintenance to your system. We view it as though:

“Together we are a team, working together to keep your system properly maintained.”

We are continuously looking for ways of improvement in order to keep our company running as smooth and efficient as possible.

We have a professionally staffed office that provides scheduling to our customers and is trained to answer your questions. If further assistance is needed in answering your questions, a technician will be contacted and our office will be able to further assist you. Our office staff works diligently in order to have invoicing and reports in the agent’s hands upon completion of the services ordered.

After years of research, speaking with other professionals and homeowners, seminars, and observation of septic inspection techniques of other septic companies, we have designed an inspection process that is a step above all the rest and unique to the industry. In prior years, septic inspectors would only inspect the septic tank after it was pumped. We developed a rigorous inspection and testing process where we inspect all of the system components including the septic tank and the distribution box. We do an absorption test on the drainfield to insure the functionality of the system. Even if the home has been vacant for a long period of time, this will reveal any problems with the system.


Our Team

Robert H. Smallwood Jr.

Robert Smallwood Jr. began working in the industrial wastewater business in the mid 1980’s. In the late 1980’s, he started working in the municipal wastewater business. In the early 1990’s, he began working and became certified as a waterworks operator. He was the Director of Utilities for the Town of Surry until A.B.A. Well and Septic Services Inc. was established.

ABA Well & Septic Services Team

Robert H. Smallwood lll

Robert Smallwood lll began working in the municipal wastewater business in the 1990’s. Then he served a 3 year apprenticeship with a local septic tank installer and service provider. The owner of the septic company he was employed with decided to retire. Robert Smallwood Jr. and Robert Smallwood lll had the opportunity to buy the trucks and the septic pumping portion of his business. This father and son team started their businessventure and opened up A.B.A. Well and Septic Services.

Jeanie Jackson
Office Manager

Jeanie Jackson joined our team in 2012.She is a longtime resident of Southampton County with strong ties to the community. Jeanie owned a local restaurant for many years and has been in customer service since 1986.With a strong knowledge of septic system functionality, Jeanie is always ready to assist our customers and their individual needs and concerns.

AnnMarie Ouellette
Office Assistant

AnnMarie Ouellette joined our team in 2016. As the daughter of Robert Smallwood Jr., AnnMarie is excited about being a part of the family business.She is here to assist you with any questions you may have about your septic system and well water testing.

Our Service Areas:

We provide services to homeowners, realtors, and businesses in Southeastern Virginia. 

Our service area includes: Waverly, VA;  Carrollton, VA;  Smithfield, VA;  Capron, VA;  Surry, VA;  Boykins, VA; Williamsburg, VA;  Spring Grove, VA;  Suffolk, VA;  Newsoms, VA;  Courtland, VA;  Wakefield, VA;  Elberon, VA 23846;  Chesapeake, VA;  Stony Creek, VA;  Franklin, VA;  Hopewell, VA;  Windsor, VA;  Claremont, VA;  Ivor, VA 23866;  Petersburg, VA;  Emporia, VA;  Spring Grove, VA 23881;