About Us

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John’s Sanitation has provided portable sanitation services in Metro Detroit for more than 30 years. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff and competitive prices make us a leading sanitation services provider in the Midwest.

John’s Sanitation employs experienced technicians, sales staff and customer service representatives who are dedicated to do whatever it takes to ensure your repairs, maintenance, replacement or rental meet your expectations.

Our continual growth and expertise allows us to serve a broad range of sanitation needs. This includes large-scale events, such as festivals and concerts, and the University of Michigan’s football games in Ann Arbor. We’ve provided sanitation equipment for construction projects across the state, including reconstruction projects on Michigan’s major highways.


Service & Satisfaction

At John’s Sanitation, we stand behind our guarantee and aim to exceed your expectations. Our dedication to the portable sanitation market requires us to take the extra step. We have GPS installed in our truck fleet so we can ensure on-time arrivals and a quality control inspector on our staff so that you can count on your repair or replacement to done right the first time. We adhere to a strict sanitation process for all of our rentals and equipment so you have a clean, worry-free experience. You can count on John’s Sanitation to provide superior service and expertise for your septic system needs, as well as deliver clean, modern equipment to your event or construction site.


John’s Sanitation owns more than 2,000 portable sanitation units, including restroom and shower trailers. We’re one of the largest portable restroom providers in Michigan. In addition, we also rent tents, tables, chairs, Dumpsters and roll-offs so that you can rely on John’s Sanitation as your single source for on-site equipment rental.

Best Business Practices

John’s Sanitation is an active member of the Michigan Septic Tank Association (MSTA) and has served southeastern Michigan for more than 38 years. In the spirit of being a good corporate citizen, John’s Sanitation makes every effort to contribute its services to nonprofit organizations, chiefly by donating portable restrooms for fundraising and similar events.

Our Mission

John’s Sanitation is a leader in providing a full range of sanitation services to the greater Metropolitan Detroit area.

This leadership stems from our commitment to meet customer needs with high levels of service and quality. We believe that harmonious relationships with our customers are the cornerstone of our long-term success and prosperity. We empower our employees to do their jobs and commit to their ongoing training and development. We value our employees and their contributions to the company, in an environment of positive attitude, teamwork and quality work.

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John’s Sanitation maintains its reputation as an active member in both professional and local associations.

Moreover, as a forward-thinking company, John’s Sanitation understands the importance of being active in industry associations and the local community.  Listed below are the professional associations and organizations to which John’s Sanitation belongs.

Michigan Septic Tank Association
970 E River Road
Roscommon, MI 48653
Phone: (989) 275-4947

Brighton Chamber of Commerce
131 Hyne Street
Brighton, MI 48116
Phone: (810) 227-5086

Huron Valley Chamber of Commerce
317 Union St.
Milford, MI 48381
Phone: (248) 685-7129

Michigan Festivals & Events Association
PO Box 22
Chesaning, MI 48616
Phone: (989) 845-2080