The 4 Steps To Take To Ensure An Effective Septic Inspection As A Homebuyer

Posted on: 28 September 2016
When you purchase a home with a septic tank, it is essential that you have the septic tank inspected. This will let you know the time and money that you are going to have to invest in the septic tank in the long and short term. Here is what you need to do to ensure that you get the most accurate information about the home's septic system: #1 Hire A Licensed Septic Inspection Company
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When Your Water Is Rusty

Posted on: 19 August 2016
When you turn on your tap and your water comes out brown and rusty, you may find it hard to drink. It can smell and even taste unpleasant. You do have several choices: you can work to correct this problem or learn to live with it. If you have rusty water, you need to know how to deal with it. Iron Since rust is simply oxidized iron, your water is chock full of the stuff.
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Heavy Rains In The Forecast? 3 Steps To Protect Your Septic Tank

Posted on: 20 July 2016
If you live in an area that's been plagued by droughts, and you have a septic system in your yard, sudden rain storms can spell disaster. If you're not sure how your septic system relates to the drought, here's how. First, the drought dries out the soil around your septic tank. Once it dries out too much, it becomes difficult for your soil to absorb a sudden onslaught of water.
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What You Can Do About A Septic System's Sewer Line Freezing

Posted on: 14 June 2016
It's very rare that a septic system's sewer line will freeze, since it's usually active enough that waste is flowing through it during the winter which keeps the pipe warm. Unfortunately, a sewer line for a septic tank could still freeze in extreme weather conditions or when the pipe is not insulated properly. When this happens, the waste has nowhere to go and will flow back towards your home and come out of the toilets and sinks.
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