A septic tank is not a part of your home you want to ignore. It is actually quite different from using a city sewer system because it does require some attention and maintenance over the years. Here are some problems to be aware of if you own a septic tank. Odors The septic tank may be buried underneath your backyard, but it shouldn't be causing any odors to form either in or outside of your home.
After dealing with a debilitating sewage flood a few years back, I decided to turn my attention to the proper care and maintenance of our septic tank. We had never spent much time trying to keep things in good shape, but we didn't want to deal with another sewage problem. To make things right, we met with the septic tank professionals and talked about how to keep our system in good shape. We worked hard to check for problems, and we called in the professionals at the first sign of trouble. Ever since then, we haven't had any issues. This blog is all about keeping your plumbing on point.