Importance of Septic Care

Importance of Septic CareHomes that are connected to city or municipal water and sewage have some luxuries that homes with septic systems do not. For instance, houses connected to municipal systems tend to not have to worry about using garbage disposals. However, houses that are connected to septic systems should never use garbage disposals. Garbage disposals are capable of causing significant damage to septic systems. It is possible for you to take some easy steps to ensure that your septic system remains functional, and with help from our team

Septic System Pumping Is A Must

Septic System Pumping Is A MustMost good things in life have a flip side, and septic tanks are really no different. Homeowners whose properties have septic systems understand the benefits of those systems, and how they compare to being tied in to the municipal sewage and water systems. The flip side to owning a property with a septic system is that the septic tank will eventually need to be pumped and cleaned in order to ensure that it lasts for its projected life span. If you have had your septic tank pumped and cleaned before, you know that it is a smelly process that can make for a short period

Licensed Plumber In Anoka County

Licensed Plumber in the Twin Cities MetroYour home’s plumbing is not visible, but it is arguably one of the most important systems on your entire property. It is what keeps water flowing to your kitchen, bath(s), toilets, and laundry facility and prevents that water from going where it should not (causing water damage). When you have a problem with your plumbing, it’s always best to hire a professional licensed plumber who has the skill, training and experience to handle the issue quickly and efficiently. Dan’s Plumbing & Septic specializes in residential and commercial plumbing services for homeowners and business owners in Anoka County.

Preparing Your Plumbing System For The Holidays

Preparing Your Plumbing System For The HolidaysThere is much to accomplish before the holidays officially arrive. Cleaning the entire house, meal planning and preparation, decorating, and the list goes on! Did you include plumbing on your list? Likely, not. The time between Thanksgiving and Christmas are the busiest time of the year for plumbing contractors. This is because plumbing emergencies tend to arise as systems are pushed

Keeping Septic Systems Operational In The Winter

Keeping Septic Systems Operational In The WinterIf you own a home with a septic system, year-round maintenance is necessary to keep things flushing smoothly! From regular clean-outs and septic pumping to treating the area your system is located with care, the crew at Dan’s Plumbing and Septic are here to provide quality septic maintenance services all winter long. Contact us today to schedule service or keep reading to learn more about how you can winterize your septic system for a cold Minnesota winter.

Don’t Plow Snow Off The Top Of Your Septic Tank: Snow above your tank acts as insulation. Tanks could potentially freeze when snow has been plowed off the top, since the layer of insulation was removed. When in doubt, let the snow melt naturally.

Using A Disposal With A Septic System

Using A Disposal With A Septic SystemMost people do not think about their septic system and its function when everything is working the way it should be working. There are steps that homeowners can take though that would help ensure that it lasts for years to come. One of the biggest lessons to learn is what can and cannot be put down the drains if you have a septic system. This becomes especially true if you own or are planning to purchase a disposal system to put in your kitchen sink.

Septic systems separate grease, oil, and solids