The condition of your septic tank can be affected by many factors. It is important to keep your septic tank clean and free of any buildup. Otherwise, you could be at risk of expensive water damage and a total inefficiency of your plumbing system. These are some of the most common causes of a malfunctioning septic tank system.
You are not cleaning it enough
Septic tanks need to be cleaned regularly. A proper septic cleaning means that it is fully pumped and then completely drained out. Backup can get stuck in the underground pipes and can eventually cause problems. Pumping your septic tank every so often is not enough. You should also schedule a professional inspection and full septic cleaning out every couple of years. The exact schedule, however, will depend on the size of your hou