How To Look After Your Septic System

How to Look After Your Septic System

As we are sure you have noticed whilst going through our website, if you want to make sure your system always runs at its optimal best, you need to do your part. Otherwise, we are going to be there every week attending to one or another issue. To make sure that this is not the case, we always try to equip you with the right information at the right time. So if you have had a couple of blond moments when it comes to your septic system, do not worry, you may just find the answer you need on this site.

No Grease

It astonishes us that most people still do this. If you are not allowed to throw grease own down a conventional drainage system, why would you throw it down your septic system? The grease might flow like water down the pipe, but we can guarantee that is as far as it goes. It will stick to your pipes, and sooner rather than later, you will have blockages from your home to your drainage fixed. This is by far one of the most common reasons we are called out, and you can save yourself a lot of time and money if you just take a moment to listen to us.

Divert Extra Water From Your Field

Extra water can cause some of the worst damage to your septic system, especially the drainage field. When your field gets oversaturated after heavy rains, it is unable t handle the liquid waste. Luckily there is a very simple solution to this problem. Ll one has to do is design your landscape and gutters in such a way that any excess water is directed away from your drainage area. See, we told you it was a super simple solution. If you need anything else, please do not hesitate to contact us right away. Our experts will be more than happy to assist.

Septic Safety Products

This is not only about you doing your part for your septic system, but the environment as well To achieve this you can start using personal hygiene products which contain more natural ingredients, such as soaps, shampoos, or dishwashing liquids. These are not only easier on your skin due to the natural ingredients, but they are much easier on your septic system as well. Ultimately this will end up saving you a lot of money further down the line due to the fact your septic system will require less constant maintenance. To find out more, call us today.

Maintenance Routine

Now there is only so much you can do on your own before we have to step in and assist. Some things just need that professional touch if we are being honest. To make things super easy for our clients, we have developed several holistic maintenance routines to ensure that every inch of your system is checked, and kept in perfect working order No matter the regularity or depth of the selected solution, we guarantee you will not find a set of maintenance routines that provide more bang for your buck ten the ones we have on offer here at Northumberland Septic Repairs.