Who says you can’t enjoy your summer and your septic system at the same time? Here are a few quick tips to help your septic system make it through the summer months!
This will add tons of water to the system and can cause the system to flood out.
Too much water entering the system at one time can also cause the system to flood out. Pumping your tank just before the party can help.
Only toilet paper and waste should enter your septic system, even if an item says it’s flushable. This can cause blockages in the plumbing and can affect your septic tank. Some of our customers make or buy cute signs to place in their bathroom to help their guests know how to treat their septic system well.
If you are having a party, do not use your drainfield area a parking lot (or any part of your system). If you are having a pool, landscaping or sprinklers installed, do not allow driving over any portion of your septic system.