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Recent Septic Tank Service Reviews in San Antonio

  • JB Septic Systems Inc
    5.0
    Was very satisfied with the technician. He explained in detail what he was fixing and even followed up the next day to make sure everything was functioning properly.
    Mary P.
  • Davis Septic & Environmental Services
    5.0
    I am very pleased with the septic job they did for me. Very professional and good quality work. I recommend this company very highly.
    Vernon Moore m.
  • Legend Plumbing & Septic Co.
    5.0
    Talked to Bret at Legend Plumbing and he scheduled for a Monday. They sent Bruce to find the tank and then pumped it. They are so awesome and very fair in the price. They keep me informed and did the job required. I am beyond happy with the service. I highly recommend Legend Plumbing as they are
    Zane S.
  • Legend Plumbing & Septic Co.
    5.0
    They inspected the system and verified I needed the pump replaced. They quoted me a price to clean system and replace pump. They did everything in about 4 hours and explained every step they were taking and why. I highly recommend Legend Plumbing. The both technicians we professional and
    Anna C.
  • Legend Plumbing & Septic Co.
    5.0
    I contacted Legend Plumbing based on their high rating from Angie's List Subscribers. I called them on Wednesday to schedule service and they were able to schedule my appointment for the next day. Bruce showed up on time and pumped the septic tank as requested. I thought the price was a little high
    Leslie A.
  • Adams Home Inspection
    5.0
    So I scheduled Jeff to do a home inspection for me when I put a contract down. Jeff came out, was on-time (actually early) and very responsive. He walked me through the entire process. Jeff isn't the cheapest, but lots of times you get what you paid for, and I WILL absolutely hire again. When he
    Scot L.
  • Legend Plumbing & Septic Co.
    5.0
    This company is amazing! They have awesome customer service and I would recommend them to anyone! Everyone is polite and just a pleasure to speak to. The job ended up costing us a lot more than expected but it saved us a lot of money in the long run. Our pump ended up going out so Bruce ended up
    Benjamin W.
  • Legend Plumbing & Septic Co.
    5.0
    When i had a houseful of guests coming for the holiday, we discovered stinky water in the yard above the septic system. The company who maintains our swimming pool referred us to Legend Plumbing. The office staff was very understanding and promised that a crew would get to us that day. Bret arrived
    Halley R.
  • Weidner Septic Tank Pumping
    5.0
    Mike was timely, professional and straightforward. He took the time to answer my questions and was honest, he gave me options with pros and cons with regard to roots manifesting, age and condition of all three septic tanks, etc. He has 29 years experience and it showed! I highly recommend this
    Lisa R.
  • Legend Plumbing & Septic Co.
    5.0
    Excellent. From the first response to scheduling to a thoughtful (and reasonable) quote, to the work itself, I was pleased with my experience. I will definitely call Legend Plumbing first for my next job or repair.
    Theron H.

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Septic Tank Service FAQ

  1. What are the signs your septic tank is full?

    Answer: There are several signs that indicate your septic tank could be full. These include standing water over your septic tank, a strong odor coming from your yard, gurgling water, slow drains, or a sewage backup. While many of these signs could also be indicative of a clogged system, they should all be checked out by a professional ASAP to avoid costly damages. In the absence of any of these signs, it’s recommended that septic tanks be emptied every 3 to 5 years on average.

  2. How often should a septic tank be serviced?

    Answer: On average, septic tanks should be serviced every 3 to 5 years in the absence of any worrying signs that the tank is clogged or full. The size of your septic tank, the number of people living in your home, and your average water usage will all impact how often your septic tank needs to be serviced.

  3. What are the most common causes of septic tank failure?

    Answer: The most common cause of septic tank failure is improper maintenance. Failing to pump a septic tank on the appropriate schedule will cause septic tank failure and likely result in a costly septic tank repair or replacement. On average, septic tanks should be pumped every 3 to 5 years, but the size of your tank, the number of people in your home, and your average water usage may shorten or extend this timeframe.

  4. How much does it cost to pump a septic tank?

    Answer: The cost to pump a septic tank is $400 on average or about $0.30 per gallon. The size of your septic tank, as well as local labor costs, will impact the cost of pumping your septic tank. Most septic tanks are between 600 and 2,000 gallons in size, meaning the average cost range is between $180 to $600.

  5. How much does it cost to install a septic system?

    Answer: The cost to install a septic tank system is between $3,060 and $9,810, on average. The size of the septic tank you choose, the land you’re installing it on, the type of system you choose, and local labor costs will all influence the total cost of installing a septic system. Anaerobic septic tanks (those that don’t need oxygen) typically cost between $3,000 and $8,000. Aerobic systems, which utilize oxygen to activate bacteria and are popular on smaller properties, usually cost between $10,000 and $20,000.

  6. How long does a septic system last?

    Answer: When septic systems are well maintained, they can last up to 30 years or more. If a septic system isn’t properly maintained, such as when it isn’t pumped regularly, it may malfunction and require costly repairs or a premature replacement. In general, septic tank pumping is recommended every 3 to 5 years to ensure the septic system lasts as long as possible.

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