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Septic Pumping

When Should You Call for Septic Cleaning and Pumping Services

Cleaning your septic tank involves the pumping out of both liquid and solid contents to prevent the buildup of sludge and scum. This also helps in removing non-biodegradable waste.
In Canada, it’s a legal requirement to have your septic tank cleaned periodically, with the exact frequency depending on the laws of your specific province or territory. Due to the potentially hazardous gases produced by septic tanks, it’s essential to leave this task to certified septic service professionals.
Understanding Septic Services
Before diving into the specifics of septic tank cleaning, it’s useful to clarify …