FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

SEPTIC SYSTEMS

Do you offer septic tank pumping?

Do you offer septic system maintenance?

Do septic tank additives really help?

What is a septic system?

What’s the difference between a septic system and a sewer system?

How does a septic system work?

How big is a septic system?

How much do septic tanks really hold?

How often should my septic tank be pumped?

How much do septic systems cost?

What is a lift station?

What is a septic drainfield/leach field?

How big is a septic drainfield?

How much does it cost to replace a drainfield?

Can you drive over a drainfield?

What kind of landscaping can I put around my septic system?

How often should my septic tank be inspected?

Why is it important to maintain my septic system?

How do I maintain my septic system?

What causes septic tank odor and what should I do about it?

SEWER SYSTEMS

How do sewer systems work?

What’s the difference between a sewer system and a septic system?

How do sewer lines work?

What is a sewer interceptor?

TROUBLESHOOTING

What might cause my water to run slow or stop?

What might cause my sewer to back up?

What might cause my septic system to back up?

What causes septic tank odor and what should I do about it?