Your septic tank is something you use every day you live in your home, but if you are like most people, you don't think very much about it. Taking care of your septic tank will help you avoid overflow, damage to the sewer lines and other problems; here are some tips to use to keep your tank in good condition.
Use Jars for Used Oil
You might think nothing of pouring hot, used olive, vegetable and corn oil down the drain when you're cleaning out pots and pans.
On-site septic systems can serve you for decades with proper maintenance and repairs, but they are generally not meant to last forever. The drain filed is a major source of problems for septic systems. Here is a look at two common problems that could cause your drain field to fail and how they are solved.
Sodium bonding is a common cause of drainage failure that occurs when the drainage soil contains small particles of clay.
If your home was built beyond the limits of the city sewer system, you'll need to have a septic tank installed for plumbing. Septic systems give you a complete waste management system that's confined to your property, but they aren't free of challenges. If your property has a high water table, for example, there are some things that you should know.
How Does a High Water Table Affect My Septic System?
If you are planning to remodel your bathroom, there are different things you can do with the things you remove from it. Below are some tips you can use to get rid of your things in the right way so you can concentrate on putting in your new bathroom.
If you are removing your toilet to replace it with a new one, you will have to find a place to put the old one.
As the summer of 2015 wraps up and you get ready for your kids to go back to school, there are enough warm days and nights to schedule one more quick get-away before homework, bedtimes and extra-curricular activities make family time more difficult. Fortunately, camping is an affordable way to enjoy the weather while you can and spend time together as a family. Even better, you will not need to take the little ones to the bathroom on the other side of the facility in the middle of the night when you buy a portable toilet and there are multiple options to choose from.