Easy and Effective Ways to Avoid Septic Tank Problems

Unlike the other parts of our homes, septic tanks don’t require constant cleaning and maintenance. It is generally  easy to maintain a fully functional septic system. However, if you fail to take notice of the minor things that help your septic tank clean, you may encounter major septic tank problems in no time. Continue reading “Easy and Effective Ways to Avoid Septic Tank Problems”

Understanding Why Bacteria are Septic Safe

Many people get confused and question why there are bacterial treatments for their septic system. This blogs hope to shed light on this matter. After you finish reading this, we hope you get the whole picture why bacteria are needed by your septic system. Most of the problems in septic systems such as foul odors, odd gurgling and sucking noises and clogs are caused by imbalance in bacterial levels in the septic tank. Continue reading “Understanding Why Bacteria are Septic Safe”

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Building a Pit Toilet

A dry toilet or a non-flush toilet is a toilet that can be operated without flush water. One of the most commonly used type of dry toilet is the pit toilet or pit latrines. Pit toilets are used most specially in developing countries where flush toilets connected to septic systems or sewer systems won’t be possible. Continue reading “The Advantages and Disadvantages of Building a Pit Toilet”

Septic System Maintenance 101 for Homeowners

Underneath your property is a system which works to make your household fit to live in.It is none other than the septic system.

The septic system is one of the most overlooked and undervalued utility in a household despite of its important role in keeping our homes habitable.

Septic system repair or replacement can cost a fortune. Also, failing septic systems can put the health of your family, your community and the environment at risk. Continue reading “Septic System Maintenance 101 for Homeowners”