Hosting Guests? Prevent Septic System Repair With These Tips

Having company gather at the homestead can be fun and crazy all at the same time. When you have a large group of family or friends over to stay, you may notice that the influx of water usage spells trouble for your septic system. To avoid septic repairs when you have company follow these septic tips for hosting: Large groups of people are synonymous with large amounts of food preparation [...]

Septic System Repair: Signs That It’s Time For Action

Having a septic system on your property is an efficient way to deal with waste, but septic systems need regular septic drain field maintenance in order to prevent septic system repair problems. If you have a septic system, septic drain field maintenance is something you just can’t go without. The following is a list of common signs that you need maintenance and/or septic system repair: Can you barely stand to [...]

How Often Do You Need Septic Maintenance?

Like everything else, if you don’t keep up with routine maintenance, before long, your septic system will require expensive repairs or even need to be replaced entirely. In order for septic systems to stay healthy over the lifetime of the home, homeowners should be sure to properly maintain their systems and septic drain fields. But how often should septic pumping and other septic tank maintenance be done?  The answer will [...]

Septic System Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Your Septic System?

You may know where it is in your yard, or basically what it’s for, but how much do you know about your septic system?  Take our Septic System Quiz and see how you score: True of False: If you fail to maintain your system, failure is guaranteed. TRUE: Like every other part of your home or business, septic system maintenance is key to keeping your system healthy and functioning efficiently! [...]

Should I Add Chemicals To My Septic System?

After seeing ads on TV and in magazines, many people wonder, "Should I Add Chemicals To My Septic System?" Some states have an approved list of chemicals available, although just because they have an approved list does not mean your system needs chemical treatments. When you have your septic system pumped, you need to ask your technician questions on how your system is operating. An educated system inspector will be [...]

Septic Drainer Review: ABA Well & Septic Service

Check out this great new Septic Drainer review from another of our professional partners: "Septic Drainer is like Magic in a Bottle! After speaking with Mark Reynolds about his product (Septic Drainer), our company decided to give it a try. In the areas we service, a lot of homeowners have septic system problems, especially during this time of year. We recently had a system that we did not feel confident [...]

Leach Field Repair Video

When you need to repair a failed leach field, you need a fast, simple and cost effective solution. This is the reason that Septic Drainer and its companion product, Bio-Septic Boost, were created. But we understand: There are many products out there making similar claims. Give us the opportunity to show you why we are different, and have the products that can truly deliver what is promised. For more information, [...]

Bio-Septic F.O.G.: The Green Solution For Grease

Food waste grease is a huge problem for waste professionals worldwide. Grease is considered organic matter and creates blockages and backups in waste collections systems across the globe. These blockages turn into overflows and environmental contamination on a very large scale. The human health risks are enormous with the spreading of disease from this waste product. This is the origin of Bio-Septic F.O.G. Industry leaders have relied on tools ranging [...]

Septic Drain Field Gardens: How To Plant Them

You may be considering planting some flowers and bushes around the outside of your house, but worries about potentially damaging your septic drain field may keep you from enhancing the beauty of your yard.  If your yard is of modest proportions, which means you must plant where the drain field runs, then you need to be careful with what plants, trees and shrubs you select. You want to avoid decisions [...]

Restore A Failing Septic System With Septic Drainer

If you use a septic drain field to treat your household’s wastewater, there are a few dreaded comments that you don’t want to hear from a pumping company. One of them is: “You know, your septic drain field smells kind of funky.” Another is: “Hey, as we were pumping out your tank, we noticed water falling back into the tank from the septic field.” And the last remark – but [...]