How Does Weather Affect Your Septic System

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How does weather affect your septic system? It doesn’t, does it? After all, your septic system lies buried, safe and secure from the ravages of the elements, right? Wrong. Extreme weather — in any season — can create serious problems for any septic system. This month we’ll take a look at how rainy and stormy […]

Taking Care of Your Septic Tank

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Be careful what you are putting into your septic tank. Find out what not to flush and how to take care of your septic tank so it can take care of you.

Septic Tanks: Common Problems

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Septic systems are often put on the back burner of a homeowner’s mind. However, these systems are the unsung heroes for people all over the continental U.S. as a vital part of every day life. When something starts to go wrong with the septic system, it can be hazardous to the health of you and […]

Septic System Repairs: 3 Reasons To Go Pro

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In the age of “DIY” this and “fix it yourself” that, your septic system  is no exception to this fad. The question is, should you try and DIY it or should you have a professional come and look at it? The short answer: hire a professional. In this article, we will look at three reasons […]

Septic Tank Warning Signs

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One of the unsung, often forgotten heroes of every home is the plumbing. Whether it’s a sewer system or a septic tank system, the plumbing in your house is a vital part of your everyday life. From washing dishes, to bathing children and pets, to doing the laundry, all these things require a pristine  plumbing […]

What is a Septic Tank?

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When it comes to household plumbing systems, there are only two options: Sewer and Septic. Sewer systems are run by the local governments, but septic systems are installed and managed by individuals on private property. The primary unit of a septic system is the septic tank. In this article, we will discuss what a septic tank is, how it […]

Busting an Urban Myth about Septic Tank Pumping

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The internet is rife with crazy ideas for just about any information you are searching for to meet your home care needs. A Popular Mechanics article by Roy Berendsohn tackled a question like that last year about one urban myth concerning septic tank pumping. Here is the question: “’I’ve heard that tossing a whole dead […]

Is your Septic Tank ready for the Holidays?

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Is your Septic Tank ready for the surge of people that are coming over for the holidays? The holidays are here again, and as usual, family and friends will come to your home to celebrate the spirit of love and togetherness. As the Christmas season fast approaches, probably you’ve already begun planning Thanksgiving menus and […]

Best Maintenance Tips For Your Knoxville TN Septic System

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Septic System Maintenance 101 in Knoxville If your property uses a septic system rather than a municipal wastewater system, it may seem to be a daunting responsibility to manage your system to prevent a stinky mess from a septic disaster. Maintaining your septic system in Knoxville doesn’t have to be that difficult though; it just […]