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  • Southwest Septic Service
    Professionally done work. In addition to clean out, installed two risers so that next time price would be lower and job more easily done with less disruption to landscape.
    Brian M.
  • Roto-Rooter
    Their service turned out fine. They came when they said they would come and they got it all cleaned out.
    James K.
  • Southwest Septic Service
    Showed up on time, and performed the work as expected. Noticed and issue and reparied it within a few days. Professional and quick service all the way.
    Michael W.
  • Southwest Septic Service
    perfect, first thing I noticed there equipment was clean Shawn and Jeremy very professional they knew exactly what to do and they did a great job thank you
    tom h.
  • Pioneer Plumbing Heating & Cooling Inc
    I opted to dig up the old line and retrench myself to save money on the job. Lots of work to hand dig, but it turned out well. Saved about 1/3 to 1/2 the cost. Pioneer replaced old pipe and installed up to date clean-outs that allow access to line out to tank as well as the house line connection. Guys were friendly and did good work. I chose Pioneer because I had heard about the company's donation of materials and work to help out a homeowner that needed whole-house re-plumb when they were dealing with their child's treatment for cancer. I decided that is the kind of business I wanted to give my job to - one that cares about the community
    Dennis A.
  • JC Septic Service Inc
    He was very knowledgeable and explained what the possible problem could be and sent me in the right direction to handle the situation. Would not charge me or accept money for his time or fuel. I will refer him to neighbors or friends without hesitation.
  • Southwest Septic Service
    It’s Shane to the rescue again! Our septic system was backing up late one Saturday afternoon. We had a positive previous experience with Southwest Septic and gave them a call. The technician, John, was at our place within an hour. He quickly diagnosed the problem and pumped the tanks that same evening. Shane, the owner, came out the next week to replace the damaged outlet line and install a new baffle. They always take the time to answer questions and explain how the system should work. I trust this company and will be using them for all our future septic system maintenance. Thank you for providing outstanding service
    James T.
  • Curtis Plumbing Co Inc
    Crew arrived as scheduled. They were professional and provided a few helpful tips to keep our septic working well.
    Sandra W.
  • Curtis Plumbing Co Inc
    Every time I have a plumbing issue Curtis Plumbing comes to the rescue. It seems like they drop everything to come and help. I had water coming up through the shower and toilet in both bathrooms. I wasn't sure if the septic tank was full or if a pipe was blocked. When I called, they made me feel like my problem was just as important to them as it was to me. They came out right away and fixed the problem at a reasonable price. They always try to take the least expensive approach to fixing a problem. That's what they did today and what they did before when they found issues while pumping the septic tank. You can't go wrong with these people
    Michael W.
  • Curtis Plumbing Co Inc
    Excellent service. The bathroom sink drain required two trips due to the unique nature of the problem.
    Brad S.

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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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