If the idea of having to hire a septic system technician tends to make you cringe, you might be more inclined to use a septic tank additive that claims to clean the tank and make the tank's environment "healthier." Just how effective are these additives, though? Are they really worth it? Can you use them in place of traditional septic system maintenance? Here are some of the pros and cons of septic system additives to allow you to decide for yourself.
Winter will be over in a few months. Once spring arrives, you'll need to make your septic system your number one priority. You might not realize this, but your septic system can suffer from quite a bit of damage during the winter months. And, once winter is over, you need to worry about the heavy rains that spring can bring with it. Unfortunately, the heavy rains can wreak additional damage on your septic system.