Archdale, North Carolina
7177 Suits Rd.
High Point, NC 27263
(336) 434-1260

The Importance of Septic System Maintenance November 8, 2016

Archdale, Randolph
The Importance of Septic System Maintenance, Archdale, North Carolina

A reliable septic system essentially remains out of sight and out of mind for years, doing its job without requiring much attention from you. However, you can’t ignore it entirely. To keep it in working condition, it pays to practice basic, effective maintenance. By knowing how to properly care for your septic tank and all of its related components, you’ll save yourself a lot of money and headaches in the long run.

Why Septic System Maintenance Is Important

A septic system is a complicated arrangement of machinery, much like a car. Also like a car, it works much better when you stay on top of basic upkeep tasks and habits.

Septic SystemThat means, for example, knowing what types of material you can’t flush down the toilet or pour down the drain, such as chemicals, cooking oils, and paint. The septic tank essentially “digests” organic matter, and too much inorganic matter or harmful substances can disrupt the balance of the system. On top of that, you should also work with a reliable septic system repair team to set up a pumping schedule. Having your tank pumped according to this schedule is essential to avoiding problems.

When people neglect to practice proper maintenance, the consequences range from frustrating to dangerous. You could find yourself dealing with a clogged toilet, which is never a pleasant experience. Even worse, the tank could overflow to the point that waste rises to the top of your yard, creating a major health hazard.

Luckily, these problems are easy to avoid. Speak with Queen’s Septic Tank Service in High Point, NC, and find out how often you should have your septic system pumped, as well as what you can do to avoid harming its components. Start today by contacting them online to schedule an inspection, or call (336) 434-1260.

Other Announcements, Events and Deals from Queen's Septic Tank Service
How to Avoid Septic Tank Problems, Archdale, North Carolina
Septic tanks work reliably as long as you understand a few ground rules. These largely center around what you should and shouldn’t introduce into your system. Following more
5 Signs You Need Septic Tank Pumping, Archdale, North Carolina
Your septic system is an effective waste disposal solution — but only when you practice and invest in maintenance. Regular septic tank pumping is the only way to keep up with the more
3 Signs You Need a Septic Repair Expert for Your Soakaway System, Archdale, North Carolina
Homes in areas prone to flooding often use a soakaway system in tandem with a septic tank to minimize excess standing water. However, Queen’s Septic Tank Service in High Point, more
What You Should Know Before You Install a Septic System, Archdale, North Carolina
If you’re thinking about installing a new septic system, make sure to educate yourself before you make a purchase. These typically last between 25 and 30 years, which means you’ll more
Answers to 4 FAQs About Septic Tank Inspections, Archdale, North Carolina
Scheduling routine septic tank inspections is vital to the effective operation of your home’s waste-disposal system. By having professionals evaluate your tank, you’ll learn about more