Household waste when mixed and stored for a long time is likely to produce chemicals that can affect drainage pipes and drainage systems through corroding or blockages.
Scheduled septic tank pumping service ensures the generated waste does not stay for long in the tanks hence reducing any amount of chemical reaction likely to take place. Sludge whether in its solid or liquid form should be constantly removed as its presence might affect the normal functioning of the septic system.
Benefits of Septic Tank Cleaning
Increasing your drain’s speed and efficiency is another reason for septic tank cleaning. Full and partially blocked septic tanks and connected drains are likely to be slow in terms of waste transportation. This might prove to be problematic if not remedied at the right time. Carrying out pumping of the septic tanks frequently is likely to increase the drainage speed leading to faster transportation of the household waste to the septic tanks for storage and treatment as soon as they are produced.
Damage detection. It is quite difficult to detect most of the damages on pipes, drainage systems and the septic tank itself when there is waste stored or passing through them. Emptying of the septic tanks by carrying out pumping makes it easy to locate any defects in the drainage systems and septic tanks making it easier to repair them. This saves clients unnecessary future expenses that are likely to arise when the defects are left over time and worsen even more.
Improved sanitation. Septic systems that have been left for long periods of time without undergoing pumping or drainage are likely to have hazardous effects to the environment. There is likely to be a strange odor emitted, unnecessary water leaks and the release of bacteria or virus carrying pathogens to the environment. Septic tank pumping ensures this is not the case by removing the stored waste preventing further problems from arising. Regular pumping of your septic tanks is likely to improve sanitation and make the environment more habitable.
So, let’s recap. Less threat to the environment. Improved sanitation, and lower health risks. All very good reasons to get septic system cleaning done.