Testing Septic Tank Drinking Water

Testing Septic Tank Drinking Water

If you have a septic tank system and also get your drinking water from a private well, it is essential to maintain your septic system, so your water stays safe to drink. A leaking or damaged septic tank can leak toxic wastewater into your groundwater which could potentially contaminate your drinking water. Read on to […]

Signs of a Professional Septic System Company

Owning a septic system can be overwhelming, especially if you’re new to septic tank systems. Thankfully, having a reputable septic system company on the ready to help you, should any problems or emergencies arise can give you peace of mind. So how do you find the right company to use for all your septic system […]

Most Common Septic System Repairs

If you own a septic tank system, you’re probably aware of the potential problems that could arise. Thankfully, professional septic system companies are prepared for these types of issues and repairs and are ready to fix them. Here are the most common septic system repairs.   Clogs Clogs happen, usually at the most inconvenient times. […]

What’s Involved in Regular Septic System Maintenance

Septic systems can cost upwards of $5,000 to replace, so it’s essential to care for your system properly to give it a long healthy life, and potentially save yourself thousands of dollars. Regular septic system doesn’t have to be complicated, or expensive, as long as you do your research and know when to call a […]

Why Some States Have More Septic Systems Than Others

More than one in five households use septic systems. But the number of home septic systems vary from state to state. Why is that? Let’s take a closer look at why some states have more septic systems than others.   Topography Vermont takes the top spot for states with the most septic systems with a […]

Three Disasters Caused by Poorly Maintained Septic Systems

Septic systems work great when properly maintained. But a neglected septic system can lead to disasters that are not only inconvenient but potentially dangerous. Here are three disasters caused by poorly maintained septic systems and how to avoid them.   Toilet Backups Toilet backups are the most common problem caused by an improperly cared for […]

Holding Tanks vs Septic Systems

If you’re new to septic tank systems or are just curious to learn more, you have probably heard about holding tanks as well. So what are they and what is the difference? Let’s take a closer look at holding tanks and septic systems so you can determine which might be best for your home.   […]

The Dangers of a Faulty Septic System Lid

The purpose of the lid of your septic tank is not just to mark its location and keep sewage contained, it’s also for the safety of your family and surrounding wildlife. A faulty septic tank lid is not only dangerous, but it could also be a liability. Let’s look at some of the dangers of […]

How Poorly Maintained Septic Systems Affect Bodies of Water

It’s not only essential to maintain your septic system for the health and safety of your home and family, but also for the surrounding environment, especially nearby water sources. If you own a septic tank system on your property, it’s your responsibility to maintain it properly to protect those around you. Here’s how poorly maintained […]

Tips to Spot These Common Septic Issues Before They Become Major

Tips to Spot These Common Septic Issues Before They Become Major Septic tank issues can be costly and incredibly inconvenient. But if you know what to watch for, you can get them fixed before they lead to disasters. Here are some tips to spot common septic issues before they become significant problems.   Watch the […]