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How To Care For Your Septic Tank

How To Care For Your Septic Tank

How To Care For Your Septic Tank If your home isn’t connected to a sewer system, you still need a way to safely remove wastewater. About a quarter of homes in America use a septic system, according to the EPA, and many homeowners find that it is a satisfactory solution. However, you need to make sure that you properly care for and maintain your septic tank to protect the integrity of both your plumbing and the environment, not to mention your own health and safety.  How Your Septic Tank Works: In a septic system, a drain pipe takes the water away from your house, but instead of expelling it into a […]