Septic System Tips

Having a working septic system is very important. Following these septic system tips can help maintain and prevent problems with your septic system.

Know where your septic is…

  • Don’t drive over it
  • Don’t divert rainwater to it
  • Don’t plant trees too close

Your toilet is not a trash can…

  • Don’t flush diapers, needles, sanitary products, paper products, coffee grounds, kitty litter, plastic bags, or toys into your system
  • Keep harmful chemicals and grease out of your system
  • Have your system pumped regularly
  • Keep up with regular maintenance and keep a record