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Why Does My Septic System Back Up After a Rain?

Western Pennsylvania is a region where frequent, heavy rains can occur any time of year, even when it should be snowing.

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Monday, 7 October 2019

4 Tips for Maintaining Your Septic System

If you have a septic system, you know that using it and taking care of it properly are important factors in how well it functions.

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Monday, 23 September 2019

How Enzymes Help Septic System Efficiency

In a properly functioning septic system, bacterial processes naturally break down solid waste before it is dispersed back into the soil.

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Monday, 9 September 2019

Benefits of Regular Septic System Maintenance

If you want to avoid a costly mess caused by your septic system, the best way to do so is to perform and practice regular maintenance and daily care.

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Friday, 23 August 2019

Signs of a Damaged Sewage Line

Dealing with a sewage line issue is not something that any homeowner wants to face, but unfortunately, sewage lines can become damaged, and when this happens, the only answer is to have the problem investigated and fixed immediately.

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Monday, 8 July 2019

When Should I Call an Emergency Drain Cleaning Service?

Plumbing and sewer issues are some of the most dreaded and difficult to fix issues that homeowners face.

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Monday, 27 May 2019

How Do I Deal With a Slow Drain?

Household drains run slow for a number of reasons, and there are different courses of action to take depending on the type of drain and its history.

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Tuesday, 7 May 2019

Why DIY is Dangerous for Clogged Drains

Drains become clogged for a number of reasons, and the most likely culprits are hair and grease buildups, food particles, and other materials that do not dissolve quickly or easily.

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Thursday, 18 April 2019

Is My Septic System Too Old? Signals of an Aging Septic System

While septic system malfunctions, blockages, and foul odors can occur in a septic system of any age, these are also a few of the telltale signs that indicate your septic system may be on its way out.

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Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Where Should You Place Your Septic System?

If you’re building a new home and planning on installing a septic system to treat your household waste, then it is important early in the building process to consider where to place your system in relation to your home.

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Tuesday, 5 March 2019


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