Septic Tank Myths to Ignore

At Carolina Septic Pro, we hear all sorts of stories from customers,  and some repeat certain septic system myths that are untrue. So what are some of those myths? Tanks Take Care of Themselves For starters, some people assume septic tanks take care of themselves such that they never have to pay any attention to… Read more »

Don’t Forget to Have Your Septic Tank Pumped!

When’s the last time you had your septic tank pumped? A septic tank is used when a home isn’t connected to a public sewer. Therefore, a septic tank stores and treats a home’s waste-water. If you have a septic tank, when you flush waste down the toilet, it ends up in the tank. Why It’s… Read more »

How Septic Tanks Are Professionally Inspected

If your home is attached to a septic tank that handles all your wastewater, it’s important for you to have the septic tank inspected on a regular basis. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recommends inspecting septic tanks at least once every 3 years, but many homeowners choose to do it even more routinely to make… Read more »

What Does a Septic Tank Inspection Cover?

Are you getting ready to buy a home that has a septic tank attached to it? Or has it been awhile now since the last time you checked out the condition of the septic tank attached to your current home? Either way, you should strongly consider having a septic tank inspection done. Here are some… Read more »

Do I need a New Septic Tank?

If you’re currently experiencing problems with the septic tank that’s attached to your home, you might be able to have the issues fixed. Most septic tanks are designed to last for upwards of 40 years, so if your septic tank is younger than that, septic tank repair might be your best bet. However, there are… Read more »

Don’t Let Your Septic Tank Stink Up Your Property

Is your septic system producing horrible odors? If so, you might have a big problem located deep inside of your septic system. Nevertheless, you might also have a relatively routine problem that can be fixed within a matter of just minutes. Either way, it’s important to investigate the source of an odor stemming from your… Read more »

Things That Could Be Ailing Your Septic Tank

If you have a septic system connected to your home, there could be a variety of issues ailing your tank if you’re having issues. By having routine septic tank inspections done, you can typically avoid repairs altogether. However, from time to time, there might be issues that require repairs to be done. Let’s take a… Read more »

When Should a Septic Tank be Replaced?

If your home relies on a septic system that includes a septic tank, you might be concerned about how long that septic tank will last. Replacing a septic tank can be a rather large expense, so many homeowners like to plan for the possibility of a septic tank replacement. How Often Should You Replace Your… Read more »

What Happens If You Don’t Pump Your Septic Tank?

If your home has a septic system, it’s very important for you to have your septic tank pumped on a regular basis. You should hire a company to pump your septic tank at least once every three years, and you should have your septic tank pumped even more often than that if you use a… Read more »

How Often Should You Pump Your Septic Tank?

Does your home rely on a septic system? If so, you might think that you don’t need to have septic tank pumping done if you aren’t currently experiencing any problems with your system. But the truth is that you should have regular septic tank pumping done to keep your system working properly. If you fail… Read more »