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4 Absolute Reasons to Hire a Professional for Septic Cleaning

Whether you need septic cleaning in Lawrenceville or any other service related to your septic system, make sure you take the time to call septic companies in Lawrenceville for the task. There are many reasons to hire a licensed professional when you need septic tank pumping or repairs done. Here are just 4 of the biggest reasons you should call in for professional help. […]

By | September 27th, 2016|News|Comments Off on 4 Absolute Reasons to Hire a Professional for Septic Cleaning

A Beginner’s Guide to Septic Tank Installation

Installing a septic tank should probably be left to the professionals, but for the particularly handy individual or for homeowners installing a new tank to replace an old or damaged one, it’s a doable task. If you’re replacing an existing tank, think about getting a septic tank inspection in Lawrenceville. You may find that septic tank repair in Lawrenceville will fix the problem. However, if you determine you’ll need to install a new tank, here are a few things you should know. […]

By | September 25th, 2016|News|Comments Off on A Beginner’s Guide to Septic Tank Installation

6 Things You Need to Know about Septic Systems

A septic system is a great way to take care of your home’s waste and can be more affordable and less hassle than a public sewer system–as long as you maintain it regularly and do regular septic system pumping in Lawrenceville. Septic system repairs will likely be less frequent when the system has been properly installed by professionals and maintained correctly. That’s why it’s important to know basic information about how septic systems work and how to properly maintain them. […]

By | September 12th, 2016|News|Comments Off on 6 Things You Need to Know about Septic Systems

Tips to Prevent Septic Tank Flooding in Heavy Rainfall

Several things can cause your septic tank to flood, including heavy rainfall. At Affordable Septic Services, we’re happy to perform septic tank maintenance when this happens in Lawrenceville, but there are a few ways you can help your tank when storms rage outside. A few preventative measures can mean the difference between needing to call [...]

By | August 26th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Tips to Prevent Septic Tank Flooding in Heavy Rainfall

4 Septic Tank Maintenance Tips for Summer

This summer, there is more to maintain than just your tan. Your septic tank is an important part of your home that shouldn’t be ignored. During the summer time especially, there are specific things that need to be done in order to keep things flowing like they should. Keep things out of your drain that [...]

By | August 25th, 2016|News|Comments Off on 4 Septic Tank Maintenance Tips for Summer

How Sewer and Septic Systems Work

Are you interested in buying a new home and wondering about the advantages and disadvantages of being on a sewer line versus having a septic tank? Here in Lawrenceville, GA, septic systems and sewer systems can both be found. Here are a few things you should know about each system. […]

By | August 22nd, 2016|News|Comments Off on How Sewer and Septic Systems Work

Septic System Checklist for Summer

If your house has a septic system, you might be unfamiliar with the routine, seasonal maintenance that you need to do to keep it running well. Septic systems aren’t found at all houses. Houses in cities often connect to larger sewage systems and only need to maintain the plumbing that comes in and out of the house. As long as your septic system is well-designed and you do your part to keep it maintained, it will last long-term and will treat your household waste water well. Here are tips for checking your septic system in Alpharetta for the summer. […]

By | July 25th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Septic System Checklist for Summer

The Warning Signs That Your Septic System Needs

Your septic tank is vital to the health of your plumbing system. It allows the drain water from your sinks, toilets, tubs, and showers to flow into a large tank where it is then separated and broken down. Excess water is then drained into a field as new drain water flows in from your home. Usually your septic system needs to be pumped every 3 to 5 years, depending on how much use your tank sees. However, there are a few red flags that indicate that your system may need to be serviced or repaired even sooner than that. […]

By | July 20th, 2016|News|Comments Off on The Warning Signs That Your Septic System Needs

Homeowners: How to Maintain Your Septic System

Your septic system is vital to the removal of wastewater from your home. Drains, tubs, showers, and toilets are all hooked up to pipes that flow into the septic tank. Here, the waste is separated into different layers. The water layer is filtered and then pushed through to a drainfield. Without the proper maintenance, your septic tank could become clogged or damaged. If this happens, it could cause serious issues to your home and property. Follow these simple tips to ensure the life of your system. […]

By | July 17th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Homeowners: How to Maintain Your Septic System

How Does a Septic System Work?

In areas where it doesn’t make sense to have a sewer system installed, homes are outfitted with septic systems instead. These waste-removal systems are often placed in rural areas like Flowery Branch, GA, where houses are spaced further apart than in cities or larger towns. While hiring septic tank specialists in Flowery Branch is vital to the health of a septic system, it’s important to understand how these systems work so you can identify when there is a problem and call for help quickly. […]

By | June 21st, 2016|News|Comments Off on How Does a Septic System Work?