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Contacting the Folks at Septic Drainer

Hey Folks, its you Septic Drainer friends here. We want to give our customers many ways to contact us, so we can help assist you with all your Septic Repair Needs! You may fill out this form HERE to send us an email. We also have a phone number listed on the same page. If you simply go to www.SepticDrainer.com we have a chat method that can be utilized any [...]

Septic Treatments Winter Time Schedule

Hey Folks here to talk about Septic Treatments. The worldwide web at times is a great resource for information, its like a 24/7 Hows it Made Show and for us information junkies its pretty cool. Your Septic System remains an average temperature of 55 degrees year round, the temperature is dependent on the depth of the system as well. In Alaska the average depth of a system is twenty feet [...]

Fall Septic Maintenance

With winter coming it is a great time to think about your septic systems's health. We always recommend pumping your system every two years, adding the property the proper additives is very important please under stand you have the biological health and the drain field soil health to be concerned with, Remember the EPA says 90% of septic failures happen in the drain field which usually is  as result of [...]

Water Softeners and Septic Systems

Hey Mark Reynolds here to talk about your water softeners and the salt brine that discharges into your septic system.  It's a little known fact that salt can affect the performance of your septic system's drain field. When salt combines with the soil especially in clay soil it binds up preventing liquid percolation.  This condition is called Hard Pan Soil. The average homeowners discharges 56 lbs of sodium in a [...]

Septic System Do’s and Dont’s by Mark Reynolds

If you live in rural America you've heard about septic systems or at least I hope you have? A couple of things you need to know; 1) The location of your system  2) The type of system you have 3) An understanding of how a system works 4) Accurate maintenance records Many folks have questions like; 1) How often should you pump your system? Every Two Years is good rule [...]

Septic System Treatment: Avoid Disasters with Treatment

A failing septic system can be very annoying because it can cause bad odors and a big mess. Fortunately, septic system treatment can help you avoid such problems. If septic problems have already occurred, prevent it from happening ever again. Order Septic Drainer for septic system treatment and then followup with our annual maintenance program. If you do, you will avoid costly big problems down the road! There are a [...]

How To Keep A Septic System Running For Years!

The purpose of drain fields is to remove impurities and contaminants from the liquid that emerges from septic tanks. Over time, your drain field area might not do its job properly, and special cleaning may be needed to break up the sodium and rejuvenate the soil absorption system. First, the technicians will pump the drain field to remove any excess saturation. Next Bio-Septic Boost is added to increase the good [...]

6 Common Septic Drain Field Problems

With so many things that can cause septic drain field problems, and to avoid septic drain field repair, the best course of action when you suspect septic problems is to properly clean and maintain your drain field with Septic Drainer. Here are just a few septic drain field repair issues that could be disrupting your septic system: Past Due for pumping or septic drain field maintenance services – It [...]

Spring Drain Field Maintenance

On Friday, March 20 it will officially be Spring! (Even though the weather may seem to still be that of a winter wonderland in some areas.) In spring we all enjoy an outdoor activity or two: going for walks, biking, hiking, prepping our gardens for planting beautiful flowers or delicious fruits and veggies, breaking out the patio furniture along with the outdoor grill and taking control of your outdoor oasis again [...]