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Septic Tank Cleaning
Is there a Problem with your Septic Tank or are you concerned about compliance with EPA Regulations?
Tank and Drain Service carries out domestic septic tank cleaning and desludging service for many customers. Using our high vacuum suction tankers to complete the works which are ideally suited for efficient and safe emptying of septic tanks at private homes.
All the wastewater collected from the septic tanks is delivered to licensed wastewater treatment facilities.
We are permitted to carry this waste material to disposal. We also provide a proof of maintenance for your records in the event of a local authority inspection.
What are the signs that your septic tank has to be cleaned?
The signs that you’re due septic tank cleaning is when sewage is backing up but other signs that you need to call a septic tank cleaner includes:
- Slow Drain – the drains backing up could mean your tank if full
- Bad Odours – bad odours could be a sign that you need to invest in septic tank cleaning
- Pooling Water – water pooling around your septic tank after rainfall can be a sign that your septic tank is full
- A Change in Your Lawn – a healthier looking lawn around your septic tank and nowhere else in your garden is a sure sign that your septic tank is full.
How often do you need septic tank cleaning?
According to the EPA, four factors influence how often you need septic tank cleaning, but normally septic tanks should be cleaned each 1-3 years. These factors are: household size, total wastewater generated, volume of solids in wastewater, and septic tank size. For more information read their handy guide: https://www.epa.gov/septic/how-care-your-septic-system