Is your landlord responsible for pumping out your septic tank?

Answer On One Hand: State Law Generally Says "Yes"State laws dictate all septic tank maintenance. Further, most states also have laws that require landlords to ensure that "the house or apartment [complie... Read More »

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Is pumping a septic tank necessary?

On One Hand: Pumping Prevents Worse Problems.Septic tanks are designed to let solids separate from liquid waste. The solids then settle in the septic tank. The liquids exit the tank through the dra... Read More »

How to Unclog Your Septic Tank?

You can repair your septic system problems 99% of the time without digging up your tank or drain field which can cost in the tens of thousands of dollar range.

How to Build Your Own Leach Field for a Septic Tank?

Septic system design and installation are regulated by county health and in many cases state health departments. Leach fields must be built with the right degree of slope, have a particular rate of... Read More »

How to Know When to Service Your Septic Tank?

Septic tanks are used to safely dispose of sewage from homes in rural locations without access to sewer lines. Waste water from the home's main drain line flows by gravity into a shallow tank burie... Read More »