Sanitary Insanity: Tampons and Your Septic System

Sanitary Insanity: Tampons and Your Septic System

With few exceptions, every public restroom – especially those connected to septic systems — has posted signs pleading women NOT to flush their feminine products down the toilet. Waste bins with sanitary paper liners are typically provided for disposing of these products, and yet, most women, if they’re being honest, will admit to flushing these products rather regularly, despite the … Read More

The Care and Feeding of Your Septic System

When it comes to the costs of owning a home, one of the most potentially expensive repairs a homeowner will face is replacing a septic system. We are often asked how long septic systems typically last, and the answer is largely dependent on how careful a homeowner is about the care and maintenance of their system. Read More