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Avoid the #1 Cause of Septic System Failure: Don’t Neglect It!

March 16, 2020

The top cause of septic system failure is neglect. Too often, these systems fall into the “out of sight, out of mind” category. Owners ignore their septic systems, and the result is failure long before the full lifespan that the system could offer if properly maintained. With some simple septic system maintenance in Bay City, MI, owners can get a much better return on their septic system investment. Here’s how. Septic system cleaning in Bay City, MI You should clean your septic tank every three to five years. A professional can complete this task for you. The technician will remove... View Article

Your Septic System Might Be an Environmental Hazard

October 15, 2019

Septic systems are fairly common throughout Michigan, particularly in places where it’s impossible to connect homes to the public sewer system. While septic systems are perfectly safe if properly maintained, as a company that does septic cleaning in Bay City, MI and other areas, we’ve seen many tanks that posed real threats to the nearby environment, particularly water sources. The dangers of wastewater It might surprise you to learn that nearly 80 percent of all diseases worldwide are water-related. Furthermore, in the United States, septic tank systems are the largest contributor of wastewater-to-groundwater contamination. Bacteria, fungi, parasites and viruses thrive... View Article

Tips for Cleaning Out Your Field Lines for a Septic Tank

September 26, 2019

Over time, it’s not uncommon for lines in a septic tank drain field to become clogged up, or at least become less efficient as they get coated with sludge. This is more likely if the owner has not kept up with proper septic tank maintenance and pumping, or if the septic system has simply grown old. The good news is that there are methods you can employ to clean out the lines in the drain field after pumping the septic tank. Doing so is an important maintenance task that will help you increase the lifespan of the system as a... View Article

Summer Septic Tips to Follow

August 7, 2019

If you’re one of the many Americans who relies on a home septic system to process your waste water, you’re probably familiar with the fact that seasonal fluctuations in temperature and weather conditions can cause your system to behave differently. During the summertime, elevated temperatures may exacerbate existing imbalances in your septic system, and increased water usage might cause problems in your drain field. It’s important to be proactive about septic maintenance during the summer months so that you don’t end up with a smelly and potentially hazardous mess on your hands. Failure to properly care for your septic system... View Article

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