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Summer Septic System Maintenance Tips

Summer is just around the corner! While you’re probably more preoccupied planning your family vacation, it’s important to remember to take care of things around your home too. Your septic system, for example, may need more than regular septic tank inspections and tank pumping this season. To ensure your system lasts a long time and to avoid any unnecessary septic repairs, you should keep these maintenance tips in mind this summer.

1. Keep an Eye Out for Standing Water

Summertime means lots of sunshine, but it can also result in storms. Increased rainfall can cause the soil on your property to become saturated. Standing water near your septic system or drainfield is never a good thing. Make sure you look for it often and call a professional for assistance right away if it occurs.

2. Keep Visitors Informed 

Do you do a lot of hosting over the summer? Whether you’re planning parties or simply have family coming to visit, let your guests know about best practices for septic systems. 

3. Landscape Appropriately 

Summer means landscaping, which means it’s more important than ever to remember where your septic system pipes are located. Accidentally damaging part of your system will mean an emergency call to your local septic service company.

Do You Need Septic System Maintenance or Repair?

While the tips above will certainly help you care properly for your septic system this summer, sometimes professional assistance is necessary. If you require septic system maintenance or repair, contact Evergreen On Site today. While we offer basic septic services, such as inspections and pumping, we are also qualified to perform septic tank installations. Visit our website for more information about our company or if you’d like to schedule an appointment online. You can also call us directly at (425) 276–7775 to speak with a representative about your septic system today!

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Evergreen Onsite is your local septic expert in Bellevue, Kirkland, Everett, Snohomish, and throughout the Eastside.

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