Septic Tank Repair
Your septic tank is one of the most important elements of your home’s plumbing system. Problems with it can escalate quickly. It doesn’t matter if it’s a clog in the line, a failed leaching system or roots have found their way into your system — we’ve seen it and we’ve helped homeowners like you take care of the problem in the past. Our Gentlemen Plumbers will analyze the problem and come up with the best and most cost efficient ways of handling your septic tank repair.
The Skinny on Septic Tanks
Septic tanks aren’t the mystery that many homeowners seem to think they are – there’s not much to them, in fact. While it can require a lot of know-how to perform septic tank repair, homeowners should know the basics about septic tanks and how to keep them running for decades with no muss or fuss.
Septic Tanks Maintenance Tips
The best thing you can do to avoid expensive septic tank repairs is to perform regular inspections and general maintenance checks. Action Auger recommends homeowners schedule an annual visit with one of our septic tanks maintenance professionals, Here are a few things you can do to make sure your septic tank keeps running:
• Have your septic tanks pumped on a regular basis, at least every two to five years. If you have a smaller tank, you’ll want to pump more often.
• Avoid using your garbage disposal. If you do use it, make sure your tank is pumped more often.
• Drain as little water into your septic tank as possible, so avoid having your roof drains and basement sump pumps run into your septic system and don’t use your toilet as a garbage can.
Septic tanks maintenance and repair is just one of the many services offered by Action Auger. Give us a call anytime – 24/7 — and one of our local plumbing specialists will come out and help you.