Do's and Dont's

 

DO'S       DONT'S
  • Be familiar with your system
  • Keep maintenance & repair records
  • Conserve water
  • Use single ply toilet tissue
  • Use liquid laundry & dishwasher detergents
  • Pump your system on a regular basis (1-2 years)
 
  • Do not plant or build anything over any part of your system
  • Do not put grease, oil, paint thinner, gas, pesticides, chlorine or any toxic substances down your drains
  • Do not flush disposable cleaning cloths or feminine hygiene products
  • Garbage disposals are not recommended.
  • Do not wash several loads of laundry in one day. This will aggitate the contents of your septic tank allowing solids to go out to the leaching area.