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5 Benefits of Regular Grease Trap Cleaning
Regular grease trap cleaning is crucial for a well-running kitchen, but when neglected, it can cause serious issues. It’s particularly important if you operate a restaurant or business with a kitchen, and it may even be required due to state, county, or city regulations. Grease traps intercept most greases and solids that are dispensed in kitchen wastewater before they enter a wastewater disposal system that flows through the plumbing system before reaching sanitary sewer lines. When there...
Maintenance Tips for Septic Tanks
Maintaining your septic tank doesn’t have to be a complicated affair, but it does require some diligence to prevent expensive headaches down the road. After all, An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Here are four essentials of septic tank maintenance to remember: Pump regularly Use water efficiently Dispose of waste properly Maintain your drainfield By following our septic tank cleaning and maintenance tips, you’ll be much less likely to encounter costly, unpleasant issue...
Best Tips for Avoiding Clogged Drains and Improving Septic Tank Health
We get many calls to come out to pump septic tanks that people think are full, when really they are struggling with clogged drains. Septic tanks only need to be emptied every 3-5 years. However, many of the reasons that drains become clogged can also negatively impact your septic system.
Here are a few of the best tips for avoiding clogged drains and saving you from potential septic system repairs:
Bathroom Drain Clogs
1. Regularly Remove and Clean Stoppers
One of the leading cau...
How Does the Weather Affect Your Septic Tank and System?
You’re not alone if you don’t quite understand all of the intricacies behind how septic systems work. You probably have a general understanding of how it works, the basic parts of a tank and drain field, and you probably know that your septic tank should be cleaned out every few years . Other than that, you generally don’t pay it much attention – until there’s a problem. But did you know that some septic system problems could be brought to the surface due to the wea...
Spring Cleaning With Septic Tank Pumping in Kansas City
As temperatures start to rise and flowers begin to bloom, it’s time to officially welcome spring – and with it, spring cleaning. April showers may bring May flowers, but they also produce heavy rainfall and flooding, which can wreak havoc for ill-prepared septic systems. It’s not just septic tank pumping that helps keep your system working efficiently, it’s also the products you use and how tidy your yard is. Here are some spring cleaning to-dos to keep your septic tank i...