How often should I pump my tank?

Every 3-4 years is recommended depending on how many are in the house. Pumping your tank prevents excess solids from building up in your tank. If the tank fills up with excess solids, the wastewater will not have enough time to settle and could pass solids into the...

My tank is full; do I need to pump it?

The normal operating level of your tank is at the lower portion of your inbound & outbound pipes. If the liquid level is above these pipes, you need to be pumped.

Why does the septic tank need to be cleaned & pumped?

Regular cleaning of the tank is part of a complete maintenance program necessary to the life of your system. Solids must be removed from the tank before they become deposited in and clog the leach lines. You wouldn’t change the oil in your vehicle without changing the...