Septic tank pumping is an integral part of keeping the septic system as a whole in consistent working order. There’s a lot that goes on during a routine pumping session, so we recommend following these fundamental septic tank pumping tips. These tips ensure a smoother process and that the system gets the diligent care it needs.
1. Schedule Septic Tank Pumping Every 3-5 Years
As a rule of thumb, have your septic tank pumped every three to five years. However, there are factors that may necessitate more frequent pumping, even as often as every year. This includes factors like a large household or properties that consume water at a higher output.
2. Pre-Select a Certified Septic Pumper
It’s ideal to have a septic pumper already selected and readily available via phone call. Whichever service you choose, be certain the company only hires certified technicians. During the technicians’ visit, be sure to ask plenty of questions regarding fees, estimated time frame, and other septic system-related inquiries. Continue Reading →