This isn’t something you should be thinking about. You could experience adverse side effects, if you aren’t thinking about the issue. There are a few things you should know about your septic system in the event that it fails to run smoothly. In this video, you will learn helpful tips and tricks to your Septic system.
Make sure to have your septic system checked each year. It will greatly reduce the possibility of an unplanned situation arising. Additionally, it is recommended to get your septic pumping at least every 3 to 5 years.
Another option is to install signage in your bathroom that gently inform people what shouldn’t be flushed down your toilet. There are three things that shouldn’t be flushed down the toilet. These are water, toilet paper , and human waste. All other waste should be thrown in the garbage. The risk is your system backing up, which can cause major complications. It is important to stay clear of using anti-bacterial substances like soap or wipes into the toilet. Since they alter the natural balance in bacteria which plays a crucial role in the elimination of garbage, these products are especially harmful to your septic system.