How much will it cost to pump my tank?

It depends on the size of your tank, but the average cost is between $300-500. This may seem expensive, but if you resided in town you would be paying a monthly sewer charge. It is more cost effective to maintain your system with proper cleaning than to replace...

How do I find my septic?

If you have “as built” plans they should indicate where the tank and leach field is located. You can also check your yard for concrete, steel or plastic lids/manhole covers. You might try to contact your local Environmental Health Department. They may have records on...

How many lids should I have?

This question depends on the year your house was built. Typically, homes built after 1975 will have two or more lids. Call us and we can help you determine how many lids your system might have.

Can I plant trees on my leach field?

Check out our blog Landscaping Your Yard Around a Septic System to find out the best way to plant trees, shrubs, etc. around your septic system and leach field. We don’t recommend any of the following: -Do not plant trees or shrubs near leach field due to roots. -Do...