Septic Tank Maintenance More Costly Then You Think

If your neighborhood isn’t on city sewer infrastructure, your septic tank is more of investment than you think. Keeping it in proper working order is an investment in your home. And makes your home more appealing to potential buyers for obvious reasons.

Neglecting your septic tank could cost you more than the cost of replacement. That’s because wise homebuyers do their homework. In addition to liking the neighborhood, the school system and the condition of your home upkeep, an educated consumer will request record keeping on your septic tank. And if they don’t, their real estate agent will.

When you neglect calling in professional septic maintenance services, your tank will back up into your home and could even break. And when your system breaks, replacement is a pricey feat. And if it doesn’t cost our next homeowner thousands in replacement costs, it will cost you thousands in replacement costs.

Losing a sale to a home with a maintained septic tank is much more costly than the cost of draining every 5 years. If you do find yourself in the position of having to replace your septic tank, it is especially aggravating. This is in great part because of how preventable a septic system failure is.

Common Signs of Soakaway Problems

There are a wide range of benefits that come along with having a septic system in your property, but there is also a fair share of potential problems you may encounter. While several different types of issues can affect septic tanks, one of the most common is soakaway problems. In general, your septic system is… Read more »

Don’t Have a Stinky Rest of Your Summer

How has your summer been?  We hope your bones have been cracking and your limbs stretching. Most of us in the country are doing all we can to shake the winter rust from our bodies and truly enjoy these beautiful summer months. But, like with all things in this life, sometimes when we shake off… Read more »

Festival Bathrooms Are Making a Splash!

Grab your camping gear and hit the road, it’s time to check out some summer festivals. All over the country, summer music festivals are announcing their dates and musical act line-ups. From country to dance music, from New York to California, these festivals have become the pinnacle of many people’s summers. While many efforts go… Read more »

Portable Restrooms for Summer Parties

The summer is in full swing and chances are so is your summer birthday, wedding reception, or family reunion. When planning your summer party there’s lots to consider from your backyard BBQ menu to outdoor tent décor. In your event planning frenzy don’t forget to consider your bathroom needs. Why have family and friends traipsing… Read more »

Septic System Warning Signs

Whether you’ve had your septic tank for years or you’ve recently installed a new system, understanding the warning signs that could indicate a major problem is always important. While you can expect most septic systems to run smoothly with the proper care and necessary preventative maintenance, there is always the chance that unexpected problems will… Read more »

Common Grease Trap Problems

At Freedom Septic Service, we offer a variety of services in order to keep your drain and sewage systems running properly, including grease trap repairs. Whether you own a residential or commercial property, there are a few things you can do to keep the grease traps in your building as clean as possible. We’ve already… Read more »

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How to Learn More about a Septic Tank

Whether you have concerns about your current septic system or you are moving into a property that already has a tank installed, it is always a good idea to learn more about it. While it may be difficult to tell whether or not a septic system is in great shape at a glance, there are… Read more »

Keep Your Septic System Running Smoothly

While our experienced team of technicians is always available when your septic system isn’t working properly, we want to give you the tools and knowledge to take care of it in the best way possible. Ideally, you won’t need to repair your system on a regular basis if you follow some basic guidelines and perform… Read more »

Spring Septic Tank Maintenance Tips

Many people worry about their septic systems throughout the winter, but there are actually several things you should do in order to prepare for spring. Regular maintenance and inspections are always a good idea when it comes to septic tanks, especially if you notice any signs that your system may be in need of repairs…. Read more »