A Septic Drain Field Clearner must solve your underlying causes of Drain Field failure to be effective. Many products solve the syptoms of  Septic Drain Field Problems such as excessive organinc overloading or the formation of Bio-Mat but does not solve the reason your system does not drain. Does the product or products your looking to purchase solve both Hard Pan Soil issues such as Organic Material or Bio-Mat issues? [...]

Septic Treatments – Know The Facts

Hey, folks! It's Mark Reynolds here to talk about septic treatments and their impact on your septic system's biological and soil health. Septic systems require biology and permeable soil to function. Adding harsh chemicals from septic treatments harms your system's biological health. For instance, someone using bleach in your toilet will destroy the active bacteria in the system. An oxygen-deficient system can cause aerobic bacteria to die. Adding too much [...]

What Is Bio-Mat?

Bio-mat is the black, slimy dirt found over a septic system. (See the photo above.) It is a byproduct of anaerobic bacteria and it is the culprit that gives off that pungent septic system smell. According to inspectapedia.com, bio-mat "is a bacteria layer which forms in soil below and around drain field trenches where septic effluent or wastewater is discharged. This layer is critical in the processing of fine biological [...]