Septic Tank 101: Installation, Repair and, Replacement

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Handling issues with your septic tank is probably the last thing you want to find yourself doing, but it is necessary to ensure your septic tank is functioning properly for the health, safety, and comfort of your family. If you suspect that there is an issue with your septic system, you should always contact a…

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Switching from Septic to Sewer

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As neighborhoods and cities grow, so does the access to new sewer lines. If you’re tired of your old system or if your septic system is failing and you have the option to switch to the public sewer, then it’s a great opportunity for you. Sewer tends to be a cheaper option, due to its…

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Common Reasons Septic Tanks Backup

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When your septic tank is backed up, you’re probably more focused on taking care of the problem and less worried about why it happened in the first place. To reduce your chances of experiencing the same issue again, do yourself a favor and get to know some of the most common reasons for a septic…

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What to Do When a Septic System Fails

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Forgetting about the septic once the septic system installation is complete is a mistake many business and homeowners make. A failed or failing system is often the last sign of a problem and must be addressed immediately. The worst-case scenario often is more expensive and time-consuming than regular inspections and maintenance of the system would…

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Installing a Septic System Sump Pump

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In areas where city sewer is not an option, septic system installation works to keep the sewage away from the home or business. Typically, the system consists of a tank, drain field and necessary pipes. A sump pump may be needed if the septic tank is built above the building or to the drain field…

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How a Bunker can Keep You Safe in an Emergency

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Life is full of accidents and mishaps. Some of these incidents are small and insignificant, while others can affect your everyday living for the rest of your life. You may not be able to anticipate everything, but you can be prepared. Take for example a widespread disaster such as nuclear fallout after a war or…

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Do You Need a Sewer Line Inspection?

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Sewer line inspections can be expensive, but they are often the only way for homeowners to know whether they need sewer line repair. An inspection can reveal any problems with the sewer line between your home and where it ties into the main line that’s kept up to date by the local town, city or…

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Advantages of Trenchless Sewer Line Repair

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Nobody likes to think about sewer line repairs, but they have to be addressed as soon as possible to prevent them from leading to even larger problems. Fortunately, there have been great improvements in sewer line repair technology in recent years. Trenchless repairs make fixing problems in your sewer line easier, quicker and less expensive.…

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Prepping for a Septic System Installation

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In some rural or incorporated areas, many homes aren’t connected to the city sewer lines, so it’s necessary to perform a septic system installation. While there may be areas that allow homeowners to do this installation themselves, many municipalities require the work be done by a licensed professional. Other restrictions may include obtaining proper permits…

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Helpful Hints on Repairing a Sewer Line

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Whenever a sewer line becomes blocked or there are problems with drainage, there may be several different causes. While many homeowners immediately assume it’s a simple problem that can be readily solved with a few at-hand solutions, the reality is that the majority of sewer line repairs should be handled by an expert.    …

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