Septic Tank Pumping La Plata, Maryland
Water Services, Inc. provides 24/7 emergency septic tank pumping services to residential homes and businesses throughout La Plata, Maryland. Your septic tank should be pumped out at least every 3 years so make sure to call / email us to schedule your service. Not sure where your septic tank is or when it was last pumped out? Water Services professionals can locate your septic and inspect it before it becomes an emergency.
Septic Tank Inspection & Pumping in La Plata, Maryland
The average septic system should be inspected / pumped at least every 3 years by a professional septic tank service company like Water Services Inc. Some more complex systems that have electrical pumps & mechanical components should be inspected every year. Four major factors influence how often septic pumping should be done: Size of household, total wastewater generated, the volume of solids that are in your wastewater and how the size of the septic tank.
Remember that your toilets, sinks, shower & tub drains and garbage disposals all lead to your septic tank system. Do not flush anything into your septic tank system other than human waste and toilet paper. Never flush:
- Coffee grounds
- Cigarette butts
- Photographic solutions
- Feminine hygiene products
- Non-flushable wipes, such as baby wipes or other wet wipes
- Household chemicals like gasoline, oil, pesticides, antifreeze, and paint or paint thinners
- Paper towels
- Dental floss
- Cooking grease or oil
- Cat litter
Use water efficiently and conserve as much as possible to extend the time needed between septic tank pumping services. This includes using high efficiency toilets & showerheads, faucet aerators and energy star rated washing machines.
Don’t forget to maintain your drainfield as well. Never park or drive on your drainfield, don’t plant trees near the drainfield as the roots can cause problems down the road and keep all roof, sump pump and other drains away as excess water can slow down the wastewater treatment process.
If you are searching the internet for “emergency septic tank pumping near me” “best septic inspection service near me” or “septic tank pumping La Plata” Water Services Inc. serves all of La Plata, Maryland (20646) and its neighboring towns and cities. Get in touch with us today!