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Solving septic tank problems and issues is easier than ever for the do-it-yourself types.

Septic sludge problem

At first, it wasn’t easy to admit that you were having a septic sludge problem. You were only in your new home for six months and all of a sudden, your sinks, drains, and toilets backed up, septic odors overwhelmed the property, and your yard had septic wet spots. But having a place for yourself involved new responsibilities. Part of ...

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Yellow grass over lateral lines

The quest for the perfect property has always been very challenging for you. You have been doing this since you got together with your girlfriend. When you got engaged, the mission became extra hard because it wasn’t only you who had to be happy with the property that you choose. Your future family relies on it as well. You were ...

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How to aerate a leach field?

Here is a possible scenario. One day after work, you come home to your wife and kids and have a wonderful meal. Then you decide to take a nice long shower to relax and calm your nerves. Everything was wonderful. You decide to watch some tv and take a load off. Then you finally go to bed… That would be ...

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Best sand mound chemicals

The sun shine gleamed generously over your property this morning. Your lawn sparkled with morning dew. Your entire property was your pride. This was your ultimate accomplishment last year. Your septic expert recommended that you should have a sand mound installed because of the high water table in your area. You didn’t expect this because you were so used to having ...

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Sand mound maintenance additives

Smart consumers usually do a fair amount of research about products that they buy. They always look to buy items that pass the basics in their book price, longevity and benefits. You can categorize yourself as one of the smart buyers these days because of the high quality products that you purchase. You see how reasonable the prices are for such useful ...

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Restore cesspit systems using advanced techniques

Owning a home is a very big responsibility. Of course, you have to consider everything that you need to do to keep it maintained and in peak operation order. Part of this task is to make sure that your cesspit is in tip-top condition. But of course, there will be a time when you just couldn’t help but neglect your ...

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Do automatic dishwashers harm sand mounds?

You just moved in and settled with your family and you never expected to have a sand mound take care of your wastewater. Because of this, you have been very apprehensive in installing appliances such as a washing machine or an automatic dishwasher. You’re afraid that they could overwhelm your sand mound system enough for it to fail and bring ...

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Monthly septic tank additives

Although you were the adviser of the seventh grade class, every field trip or class tour taught you a lot. Your school always saw to it that every venue was educational and unforgettable. One of the places that your class was supposed to visit was a subdivision under construction. The reason behind this was known only to the tour guide. ...

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What is aerobic bacteria?

When you hear the word bacteria, you immediately think of disease and death. It is automatically perceived by anyone that when bacteria are present, you will readily contract an infection that would destroy your health. But if you take the time to study about these microorganisms, you will find out that bacteria can be very beneficial in every way. Before ...

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Will Caustic Soda Clean Cesspits?

The exact cause of a cesspit back up is not always a matter of simply one item or another. There has to be a thorough inspection of all of the conditions that are involved in the process and see what it is that caused the cesspit to back up. Typically a buildup of solid waste build up and organic solids build up ...

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