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Recent Septic Tank Service Reviews in Ferndale

  • TRI COUNTY POWER RODDING
    5.0
    Positive: Professionalism, Punctuality, Quality, Responsiveness, Value I'm not the type that usually leaves reviews, but in this case, I felt it was warranted. Nick & Darien came out to pump our septic tank. They were true professionals, very kind, respectful, helpful, and honest. The previous
    Ayman K.
  • HARTLAND SEPTIC SVC
    5.0
    I personally do not leave many reviews but their speed of service as well as friendly nature across all employees I was in contact with was truly superb. Cost was also extremely reasonably. I highly recommended
    Nicholas P.
  • Cregger Plumbing, Heating & Cooling
    5.0
    My water heater quit working on Sunday and by Monday evening I had the old one removed and a new one installed, thanks to Cregger Plumbing. I originally put in a request with Home Depot for same day service, but after they quoted me 1300 dollars to install a 600 dollar water heater I had to
    Christopher D.
  • Cregger Plumbing, Heating & Cooling
    5.0
    Repairman came exactly as scheduled and did the job in a fast and professional manner. I have used Cregger in the past and will use them again when I need plumbing service. The pricing seems fair for the work done and they have provided excellent service. I used the Angie's List coupon so out of
    Dennis T.
  • Cumming's Plumbing Inc.
    5.0
    I called Cummings in the morning and they were able to fit me in. We could not use our toilets and one had backed up. Anthony and Brandon called first before arriving. They were very professional and thorough. They went above and beyond to solve our problem and were able to fix it. Thank you.
    Linda B.
  • BOB'S SANITATION
    5.0
    We have used this company the last 3 times. We called today in a panic needed it pumped and they came right out ..I will continue to use this company. Highly recommend.
    Amy G.
  • D & J Septic Services Inc
    5.0
    Excellent. Received a call back very promptly and appointment was set up quickly due to my concern re: shower drainage slowing. Danielle (the technician) was excellent -- dug 3' deep (twice)bholes to localize the openings, explained what she was doing and how the system worked. Great attitude and
    Barbara R.
  • Bowen's Septic & Environmental Services
    5.0
    Informative during the quoting phase, efficient work, friendly and knowledgeable technicians, communicated very well including a text reminder of the appointment and the technician called as he was on his way.
    GINGER B.
  • Cumming's Plumbing Inc.
    5.0
    Dan, the service person, was very efficient, professional and courteous, and did very good work. Thank you to Dan and Cumming Plumbing whom I highly recommend
    Jeri Baron F.
  • Cumming's Plumbing Inc.
    5.0
    Our water heater was 20 years old and it was time for a new one. Cumming Plumbing scheduled me quickly. The day of installation they were running about 30 minutes late because of the customer before me but they had the courtesy to call me and let me know. Then they called on their way over, which I
    Aasia R.

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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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