HAVE YOUR SEPTIC TANK PUMPED OUT EVERY THREE YEARS TO HELP AVOID THESE COMMON PROBLEMS
Excess water in drainage field after septic tank, This happens when sludge from poorly maintained septic systems escapes the tank and block up the soakage trench or when the ground is too wet to allow the water to be absorbed. The level of your septic tank will be above its normal working level and will cause bad smells and blockages from the house to the tank.
Sewage overflowing from the inspection pipe located between your house and the septic . This is caused by a blockage at the inlet to the septic tank and occurs when the tank is too full to allow anymore in flow of water or solids, we are able to clear the blockage once we have cleaned out your tank.
This diagram shows how a septic tank works, If your septic tank is not maintained properly the sludge on the bottom will get thick enough to escape the tank and discharge into your soakage drains causing costly blockages, The crust on the top can also become to thick and this causes blockages from the house to the tank.