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When we moved into a more rural part of the country, I was surprised by how many things were different. In addition to having a septic tank, we also had a water well that we had to figure out how to service. However, we quickly learned everything we needed to know, and before I knew it, I was moving in to a place that I felt really good about. Now I can see that all of those little services are a serious benefit, since they help to reduce our monthly costs. Read more on this website about protecting your home and using off-the-grid technologies like septic tanks.


3 Things To Know About Septic System Cleaning

21 December 2022
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If you have a septic system, you will find that it is relatively low maintenance. Of course, you need to be careful with what you flush and let down the drain, but as long as you aren't flushing things like paper towels and cooking oil, your system will function as it should. While septic systems are low maintenance, they require cleaning every few years. Here's what you should know about septic system cleaning. Read More …

4 Preparations To Make Before The Septic Tank Installation Process

6 December 2022
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It's always a good idea to be ready before any home improvement project. The same is true for septic tank installation. Septic tanks are a crucial part of any home, and if you are getting one installed, there are a few things you need to do beforehand to make the process go as smoothly as possible. This is essential for a successful installation that will last for many years. Here are four preparations to make before the septic tank installation process begins. Read More …

What Happens During Septic Tank Pumping

14 November 2022
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Very few homeowners remember to service and pump their septic systems. However, septic tank pumping is essential for the efficiency of your septic tank. Furthermore, septic tank pumping should be done every three to five years. You may have to pump your tank sooner if there is drainfield pooling or sewage backups. Here are some stages involved in septic tank pumping. Inspecting the Tank Before your septic tank is pumped, the professional will inspect the tank to determine whether pumping is necessary. Read More …

Plumbing: Why You Should Commission Septic Tank Cleaning Before The Festive Season

26 October 2022
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The festive season is fast approaching, so you should prepare to host your friends and family. But before you can enjoy all the fun and games, there's some important housekeeping to take care of. Now is the time to commission septic tank cleaning if you have a septic tank. Here's why: 1. Avoid Nasty Surprises  The last thing you want is for your septic tank to overflow or fail when you have guests staying. Read More …

Common Septic Tank Problems At Home

7 October 2022
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If you rely on a septic tank for waste management, you should watch out for some common septic tank problems. Some of these problems may cause sewer line clogs, foul odor, sewer backups, and slow drains. Luckily, residential septic tank repair can help solve all these issues. Some of the common septic tank problems are discussed below. Tree Root Intrusion There is a reason why experts install septic systems away from trees. Read More …