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How Long Do Septic Systems Last?

August 12, 2021 Published by Leave your thoughts

Even a well-designed septic system will eventually reach the end of its usable life. The question, then, is how long do septic systems typically last? There’s no easy answer to this—there are a number of factors that influence septic lifespan. Here are just a few examples of some of those factors: Type of tank: There are septic tanks that come in several different varieties, primarily divided by the kinds of materials used to build them. A steel tank might last about 15 to 20 years, but when you’re using a plastic or concrete tank, you could get 40 years or... View Article

How to Find the Right Septic System for Your Property

May 31, 2021 Published by Leave your thoughts

Used as an alternative to sewer systems, septic systems are a necessary component for many Cleveland, TX households. They work to effectively dispose of and treat wastewater from the home. If you’re interested in having a septic system installed at your home, it’s important to do plenty of research. You want to find one that can effectively treat all the wastewater coming from your household. That’s why it’s best to consider the septic tank’s size and design before choosing one. More about the septic system The septic tank and the drain field are the main components of a septic system.... View Article

How Long Does It Take to Complete Common Septic Services?

December 1, 2020 Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re one of the 60 million people in America who doesn’t have a sewer connection and has to rely on a septic system for your waste disposal, you’re probably already well aware of the associated maintenance concerns. Septic systems are delicate at times, and they require a lot of upkeep by the homeowner to keep them working properly. However, there are going to be periods when you need the services of a professional septic company to get to work on repairs. The average time of septic services in Cleveland, TX may vary for a number of reasons, and it... View Article

What Is the Average Cost of Septic System Replacement?

September 30, 2020 Published by Leave your thoughts

Sometimes your old septic tank gives up the ghost. Perhaps you’re building a new home where city sewer lines won’t reach. Either way, one of the most common questions we’re asked concerns the average cost or price range involved in replacing or installing a septic system in Cleveland, TX. Your costs will largely depend on what size septic tank you’ll be installing—the bigger it is, the more expensive and cumbersome it is to install. The national average cost to install a septic tank is $8,000 to $25,000, depending on size, and the average cost of replacement ranges from $3,000 to... View Article

The Worst Things to Flush Into Your Septic System

September 16, 2020 Published by Leave your thoughts

Your septic system is a delicate ecosystem unto itself, which is why it’s important to pay attention to what goes down your drains and toilets. A septic system relies on healthy bacteria to “digest” the solids in the tank, pushing treated effluent out into the drain field, where it’s further purified and sent into the ground. If you use harsh chemicals, you can disrupt that balance; if you send too many solids into the tank, you might see clogs and backups. Here are the worst things to flush into a septic system in Cleveland, TX: Grease, fats, oils and food... View Article