The Water Specialist provides septic tank pumping services to the Triangle area of Central North Carolina. Septic pumping is a vital part of property management. Pumping the system allows us to confirm the system is working correctly and helps identify necessary repairs before they become a larger problem. Additionally, if the septic tank is not pumped regularly, the system can clog and overflow. The main factors that determine how often a septic systems needs to be pumped are: household size; total wastewater generated; volume of solids in wastewater; and septic tank size. However, in general, your septic systems should be pumped every 3-5 years. To schedule a septic inspection and/or pumping, call our office today! We will take good care of you and your septic system.
For tips on how you can maintain and care for your septic system, read this article from NC State Extension: Septic Systems Owner's Guide