Practically nothing beats thinking before acting and getting a task actually done. If you have just moved into a new residence with a system and the previous homeowner has not presented you the background of the unit, it's a good idea to set up a septic tank pumping and an inspection. This will provide you with significant insights, so you are not caught off guard with any unpleasant surprise repairs later. Our technicians routinely provide septic inspections for house owners, including those required for real estate transactions. So, exactly what happens during a septic inspection?
An inspector will need to access to the tank, so if your system does not have risers on it that bring the portholes as much as ground level, digging will need to be done. Measuring. He will use a long measuring tool to inspect the depth various layers. When a system is working effectively, the contents of a tank will divide into 3 unique layers. The "scum," or resilient products, will drift on top and the "sludge," which is strong waste, will collect at the bottom of the tank. In the middle, there will be "effluent," which is liquid that is ready to leave the tank and proceed to the drain field. A general general rule is that the sludge should not amount to more than one-third the level of effluent. If it surpasses this, the tank ought to be pumped. More videos from Atlanta Septic Tank Pros here -https://youtu.be/YRz3R2Qo-AM If it's been a few years since your last septic tank was inspected and pumped out, now is the time to arrange. Contact (404) 998-8812 to reserve today.