News & Advice

All You Need To Know About Shared Septic Tanks

Shared septic tanks can often seem like a lot of hassle, especially when problems occur. But, they don’t have to be. Read on to find out who is responsible, what you should do if there’s a problem and who foots the bill when it comes to shared septic tanks. What do we mean by a […]

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The Benefits of High Pressure Jetting

As part of our drainage maintenance and repairs service we offer high pressure jetting for drains, septic tanks and sewage treatment plants. Often, we get asked what exactly this entails and why it is beneficial to your sewage treatment system. So, in this blog we’re running through the benefits of high pressure jetting to hopefully […]

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The Importance of Drainage Maintenance

We know that taking out drainage maintenance contracts or booking in regular drainage services can sometimes seem like a cumbersome, expensive chore that you’d be better off without. But, regular drainage maintenance is actually incredibly important. Here, we’re taking a look at why… Prevent Sewage Treatment Issues None of us like to think about problems […]

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Septic Tank Accidental Damage

When anything breaks in your house it causes none stop worry until it’s fixed. And, when it’s your sewage treatment system that breaks that worry is intensified as we all know the unsightly mess they can cause when problems arise. No matter the problem, it’s always helpful to have your household appliances covered on your […]

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Things you should never flush into a septic tank

This may seem like an obvious list, however, flushing some items down your septic tank can cause really nasty and costly problems with your drainage. And, you’d be surprised the things we find buried in people’s septic tanks during investigations! So we’re running through a list of things you should never flush into a septic […]

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Septic Tank Emptying: What You Need To Know

We know it’s not the nicest conversation topic, but, we need to talk about septic tank emptying. Having your septic tank emptied regularly by a reputable firm is essential to avoiding larger septic tank problems. So, in this blog we’re running through everything you need to know about septic tank emptying to keep your drainage […]

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Summer Septic Tank Problems

Most of the time, septic tanks run smoothly with minimal issues. While summertime isn’t a particularly problem season for septic tanks and soakaways, many of us can notice septic tank problems during the summer as we spend an increasing amount of time outside. And let’s face it, no one wants a badly smelling septic tank […]

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How To Keep Your Drainage System In Good Working Order

It’s been a somewhat unusual time for us here in the UK and even more so for those in other countries. If you’re someone lucky enough to live in a rural retreat, solitude might be easy enough for you. But it will most likely mean you are not connected to a mains drainage system and […]

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What To Do If Your Soakaway Fails

Unless you’ve been living in a dungeon, you cannot fail to have seen how much rain there has been in England over the past couple of months. Whilst it has given us plenty of opportunities to hibernate with a good book, such a hefty downpour has caused all manner of problems for homeowners from leaking […]

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Septic Tank Regulation Changes 1 month On: Why Was Change Needed?

If you’re the owner of a septic tank, you should be well aware that as of 1st January 2020, it became illegal to discharge your waste directly into a watercourse. For some time, it had been the rule that new septic tank installations necessitated the inclusion of a drainage field but existing ones were ok…until […]

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