Wells, Septic Systems & Sump Pumps

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Septic Tank Drain Field Repair Guide: Soil Failure

A soil failure in your septic field will require drain field repair to prevent the build up of sodium

How to Maintain a Washing Machine Drain Field

The washing machine drain field plays a very important role in ensuring that the waste water from your

3 Reasons to Make a Septic Tank Drain Field

A septic tank drain field is typically required for homes that reside in a non-urban settings or do not

Troubleshooting a Drain Field

Whether you have installed a septic tank because you're interested in being self-sufficient or simply

6 Acceptable Plants to Cover a Septic Tank Drain Field

A septic tank drain field can be tough to cover with any type of plants and flowers. You must take care

How to Use a Septic Tank Treatment

A septic tank treatment can help you keep your home's septic tank clean. It is also a great way to reduce

4 Types of Septic Tank Treatments Explained

Septic tank treatments are vital to the maintenance of your septic system. The tank, drain field and

How to Repair Common Sump Pump Problems

Though the average lifespan of a sump pump is about 10 years, sump pump problems are a very common thing

How to Prevent Common Sump Pump Problems

The most common sump pump problem is electrical power outage causing sudden, unavoidable failure of a

How to Replace a Sump Pump Check Valve

A sump pump check valve is located in your sump system’s discharge line. Replacing a check valve

How Does a Pedestal Sump Pump Work?

If you live in a home that has a basement and the area you live in is notorious for flooding, a pedestal

How to Replace a Sump Pump Float Switch

The sump pump float switch is a vital part of your sump pump, but due to lack of care, or unsuitable

Sump Pump Float Switch: 4 Types

When you are considering a sump pump float switch you will want to checking out each of the four main

How Does a Water Powered Sump Pump Work?

A backup option to your primary electric sump pump is a water powered sump pump. Water powered pumps

How Does a Submersible Sump Pump Work?

A submersible sump pump is a machine that is used to remove water from a special pit used to collect

How to Clean a Sump Pump

A sump pump problem can be an unhappy experience for a homeowner, particularly if water backs up and

How to Test a Sump Pump

A sump pump works great in a wet areas, as it is commonly used to remove water from the lowest levels

Sand Filter Septic System Explained

A sand filter septic system is a good solution for waste water treatment problems in areas with insufficient

Mound Septic Systems Explained

Among alternative, domestic sewage systems, mound septic systems have been engaging a lot of attention.

Mound Septic System: Pros and Cons

A mound septic system is an alternative to other septic tank systems, as it rests near the top of the

Aerobic Septic System: Pros and Cons

An aerobic septic system is quite different from standard septic systems because they utilize aerobic

Aerobic Septic Systems Explained

Although the number of miles of sewerage seems to be growing steadily across the country every year as

Aerobic Septic System Maintenance

Although people do not yet make up the bulk of the septic systems in use across the country today, an

Sand Filter Septic System: Pros and Cons

The sand filter septic system is used for pre-treatment of effluent coming for your septic tank. A typical

How Does a Drip Septic System Work?

In concept, nothing could be simpler than a drip septic system. It is one type of waste water system

Drip Septic System: Pros and Cons

A drip septic system is one which releases small amounts of waste water at a time. This helps to maximize

Drip Septic System: Maintenance Instructions

A drip septic system is a liquid waste unit that drips water in the waste mixture as it is added to the

How to Replace a Septic Tank Baffle

If your septic tank is properly maintained with regular plumping, a septic tank baffle is not absolutely

How to Inspect a Septic Tank Baffle

Making sure that your septic tank baffle is in working order is a must. This will ensure that no scum

Do Septic Tank Treatment Products Really Work?

According to most experts, septic tank treatment is not necessary. Septic tank rejuvenators are said

How to Repair Septic Tank Problems

Septic tank problems can be disastrous. Septic tanks are part of a mini-sewage system. In urban areas,

Septic Tank Problems: 4 Signs of Trouble

Unfortunately, most septic tank problems are not very easy to repair, and are oftentimes incredibly expensive

Finding Your Septic Tank Cover

Finding your septic tank cover is essential so that you will be able to do the necessary repairs when

4 Ways to Prevent Septic Tank Bacteria

Concerned about septic tank bacteria? Many Septic systems fail each year and cause illness and disease

Troubleshooting a Septic Tank Effluent Pump

A septic tank effluent pump is used in many areas where the tank is a long distance from the field lines.

How to Clean a Septic Tank Filter

Most septic tank filters are located inside of the baffle of the tank. For this reason the filters are

How to Detect Septic Drain Field Problems

A septic drain field is located past a septic tank and away from the property. The drain field distributes

How to Replace Septic Tank Risers

installing septic tank risers is a great way to make cleaning out the tank much easier and convenient.

Troubleshooting Septic Tank Pump Problems

The size and usage of your septic tank will determine the size of the septic tank pump. This means that

How to Clean a Septic Field

Chances are that if you’re living in a rural area and lack a connection to a sewer, you have a