Keeping Your Drainage System Healthy Over Christmas

Your wastewater system has had a great year – don’t let a festive family get-together ruin it! Educate your guests You know how to ensure your system keeps running smoothly – but that doesn’t mean your Christmas guests do. It may not be anyone’s favourite topic of conversation at any time of year but it […]

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Septic System Repairs

Septic tanks – to repair or replace, that’s the question. We’ve talked recently about some of the more common septic tank problems and troubleshooting tips. But not all septic tank problems are easily identifiable, due to the fact they’re buried underground. And even if you are able to accurately identify the issue, its suitability for […]

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How do you know when a septic tank needs emptying?

Typically, a septic tank need emptying around once a year – although this can vary. If you have a larger family or a lot of visitors, maybe this will occur more frequently – but be sure to remember to check. It’s best not to rely on a reminder email – that’s fine for eye tests […]

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What to do about tree root damage to a septic tank

Damage from tree roots is a common problem for underground septic tanks or small sewage treatment plants. Often the issue can take several years to develop but over time, if left untreated, it can become complex and costly to fix. In properties with a lot of trees and shrubs, roots can put pressure on the […]

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Septic tank troubleshooting tips

A septic tank should last for several years, even decades, before needing replacing – but that doesn’t mean everything always runs smoothly. If your tank is causing problems, there are steps that can be taken to address some of the more common issues. What’s wrong with my septic tank? Certain problems are relatively easy to […]

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Why is there boggy ground near my septic tank?

With the weather warming up and the days getting longer, we’re all spending more time in our gardens. The last thing you want when you’re enjoying the great British weather is boggy ground near a septic tank: kind of ruins the mood, don’t you think? If you have noticed boggy ground near your septic tank, […]

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