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Septic Tank Maintaining

Tips for Properly Maintaining Your Septic Tank to Make It Last Longer

Septic tanks are essential components of rural and suburban wastewater treatment systems, providing a self-contained way to manage household waste.
While relatively low-maintenance, these systems do require regular attention to ensure their longevity and functionality.
If you want to properly maintain your septic tank, here are some tips you want to follow:
Regular Inspection and Pumping
The most crucial aspect of maintaining a septic tank is having it inspected and pumped by a professional every 3-5 years. The frequency depends on various factors, such as the tank’s size, the number of people in the …