Knowing What You Should And Shouldn't Do To A Septic System

Owning a home with a septic system brings a bit more responsibility into the picture. There are things that you must do, things that you shouldn't do and things that you need to know in order to prevent the dreaded septic tank failure issues. Things You Must Know Location You must know the location of the septic tank and the drainfield. This information can be found on the property survey. Once you find the locations, mark them with stakes or a special lawn ornament so that you can easily find them when you need to. [Read More]

How To Keep A Septic Pumping From Leaking All Over And Leaching Into The Surrounding Area

Septic tanks are installed either above ground or below ground. Tanks above ground are rather unpleasant to see, which is why most people have them installed underground. It also helps with the gravitational downward flow of the wastewater into the leach field. Regardless of which type of tank you have, you will always want to be sure that the nastiness inside the tanks does not leak out into your yard everytime you get a septic pumping service. [Read More]

Preparations You Should Make When Hosting An Outdoor Festival Or Fair

Hosting an outdoor festival or fair can be a great way to make a bit of money while bringing the community together, but it does pose a few sanitation challenges. Here are a few things to think about as you plan your outdoor festival to make sure everything stays as clean as possible. Create Several Restroom Areas Even if the park or outdoor facility your event is being hosted at has some indoor restrooms, you should consider creating a few outdoor restrooms. [Read More]

Why You Need Portable Toilets At Your Next Party

When you're planning an elaborate shindig, you may place food, music and entertainment at the top of your list.  However, as you're planning, don't forget the most natural need of your guests: They must use the restroom.  That's why portable toilets are such an invaluable component of your gathering.  Regardless of whether your party will be held indoors or outdoors, portable toilets are one of the main keys that will make your celebration a success. [Read More]