Sewer lines should be installed with a pitch to them, (minimum one eighth inch per foot), pitched toward the septic field in a gravity system, but pitched toward the pump chamber in a pumped system. If the pipe gets flattened out, pushed downward, or a root pushes the pipe up to level or stretched in a certain area, it will cause the water to puddle in that area (moving water ... Continue Reading about Why Do Sewer Lines Freeze?
Why it’s best to pump a septic tank in the spring. Spring is the time of year when the underground water table is at its highest level, due to the spring rains, and the inevitable snow melt. Some years the seasonal high water table gets higher than other years, again due to the amount of rain, and how much and how quickly the snow melts. Frost also has an effect on how much ... Continue Reading about Best Time Of Year To Pump
For new homebuyers, an important aspect of making sure a house runs properly is having a functional septic system. While this part of a home can often go overlooked, it is truly one of the most vital components to ensure the proper functioning of any home. Deciding which system is most appropriate for one’s home can often be a confusing choice, however there are several ... Continue Reading about Stone and Pipe Septics Versus Enviro Septics
One of the services Maznek Septic offers is finding a "lost" septic tank. Perhaps you are buying a home that has been foreclosed on or for some other reason you cannot find the septic tank. Whatever the reason, we would be happy to come out to your property and help you locate your septic tank. If you have any questions, simply call us at (603) 471-1415. ... Continue Reading about Locating Your Septic Tank