If you are a homeowner with a septic tank installed in your property, then you know that its care and maintenance is solely your responsibility. Metro Septic Pumping knows a thing or two about septic ...
If you are a homeowner with a septic tank installed in your property, then you know that its care and maintenance is solely your responsibility. Metro Septic Pumping knows a thing or two about septic tank care and we are happy to share some of our insight. In this article, we will focus on winter septic tank care tips. If you have any specific questions or concerns, then feel free to call Metro Septic Pumping and consult with a friendly professional. We are also ready to schedule an appointment or arrange an urgent dispatch for repairs, replacements, and maintenance.
Your Responsibility as A Septic System Owner
A significant majority of homes in the United States are connected to a centralized sewer system which is maintained by the respective local government or municipality. The remaining twenty percent of homes are left to figure out their wastewater treatment on their own. These homeowners generally opt for a septic system, an onsite wastewater management system. Though septic systems save you from monthly sewer bills, the responsibility of maintaining the system rests on the homeowner’s shoulders. Luckily, professional companies such as Metro Septic Pumping offer affordable and reliable services.
Wintertime Septic Care and Maintenance
Winter brings cold temperatures that can put your septic system at risk of freezing. Follow these tips to reduce the risk of stressful and costly damage to your septic system during the winter:
What Not to Do
Knowing what not to do is just as important as knowing what to do during the winter. For beginners:
Call the Professionals
If you end up with a frozen septic system, then the best advice we can give is to call your septic system specialists. Metro Septic Pumping is proud to be available around the clock with 24-hour emergency services. Give us a call now to speak with a live representative.