Kansas City Septic Tank Company News

Septic Maintenance Tip: Never Flush These 6 Things

When a toilet starts to flush slowly, bubble, or can’t flush at all, it can be a warning sign that there’s a problem with the septic system. However, pumping the septic tank when it gets full and following basic flushing etiquette can help prevent flushing issues. Avoid a clogged toilet and septic tank problems by never flushing these six things. 1. Dental floss It’s great that you’re taking care of your dental health by flossing but you’re not doing your toilet any...

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How to Prevent Grease Traps From Clogging

Grease traps are essential for industrial kitchens since they remove oils, grease, and sludge from the wastewater before it enters the wastewater disposal system, flows into the plumbing system, and reaches the sanitary sewer lines. Regular maintenance service ensures grease traps will function properly as well as prevent potential fines or even criminal liability. One part of grease trap maintenance is preventing clogs that result from a line blockage. This tends to happen more during winter be...

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Septic Tank Problems You Shouldn't Ignore

If not fixed immediately, septic tank problems can become a costly and dangerous septic system failure since untreated wastewater poses a health and environmental hazard. When untreated wastewater enters the groundwater, your well and those of your neighbors can be contaminated. If the sewage reaches surrounding water bodies, they’ll also be contaminated which puts humans and animals at risk. Watch out for these seven warning signs so you can identify and fix septic tank problems before yo...

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Holiday Tips to Prevent a Septic System Emergency

The holidays are right around the corner and while we eagerly await spending time with loved ones, eating good food, and receiving thoughtful gifts, we should also keep in mind the additional strain it can put on our plumbing and septic systems . While it’s great to have guests over to the house, it can worsen unknown issues or cause drains to back up, garbage disposals to clog, and other septic system emergencies. To ensure a smooth holiday season at least in the septic department , pract...

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Choosing the Right Septic Company

One of the smartest decisions a septic system owner can make is choosing the right septic company to regularly pump and clean their septic tank. Finding a reputable company that provides comprehensive septic services can make all the difference in saving you time and money. Here are four considerations to keep in mind when choosing a septic company. 1. Experience When a septic company has been in business for a long time, it will have more knowledge and experience with handling different types o...

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