Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on the blessings we have been provided and to share the celebration with friends and family. In this time of public health concern, we can be extra thankful for indoor plumbing and our septic systems. That’s right–septic systems! Septic systems and sewer systems are one of those things that everyone needs, wants to work, but takes for granted. Are you thankful for your septic system?
The technology of wastewater treatment has dramatically reduced diseases caused by untreated sewer. I am thankful that we live in a country that has the means for this technology, as there are many countries in the world that fight these diseases every day. Be thankful for your septic system even though it is out of sight and out of mind. Here’s just some of the illnesses you can thank your septic system for treating: