Understanding Your Household’s Septic System

Written by Eric Brophy. Posted in Septic pumping, Septic tank repair chicago

Pumping your septic tank

Home owners learn a lot about home improvement and home maintenance during home ownership. New housing problems will come up consistently and you will learn about the symptoms and needed repairs. One of these unknown properties within the household is the plumbing and septic system. Septic systems are where the soiled water goes after flushing or draining it from the house. Yet, many homeowners do not fully understand how this works, or what it requires for regular maintenance.

What does the septic service do?

A septic tank is similar to a storage tank. It stores the drained water and the incoming water. Both of these water sources are separated to keep the incoming water cl