Septic tank plumber for installations, repairs and cleaning.
Septic systems manage waste in homes and businesses that are not connected to the city’s main sewer lines. If not properly maintained, your septic tank can overflow or back up, causing serious damage to both your health and your property. This is why it is important to relay on expert septic tank services.
A majority of homeowners completely forget to perform maintenance on this key component of their plumbing system. Proper septic tank maintenance will save you thousands of dollars in the long run and extend the life of your entire plumbing system. A healthy septic system is clean and flows smoothly, unnoticed by homeowners and neighbors alike. As a good rule of thumb, a septic system must undergo a septic pumping service every three to five years as is recommended if not enforced by most local health department departments.
Schedule your own septic tank pumping appointment today and extend the life of your septic system by contacting Roto-Rooter CA residential and commercial plumbing septic tank services. We offer reasonable pricing and financing options for the most dire situations.
From septic tank installation to maintenance, Roto-Rooter CA help both residential and commercial customers to get a hold of their own septic system maintenance and septic tank functioning.
*Not all Roto-Rooter CA locations offer septic system services as this is a highly specialized service. Please, make sure to check our Locations page, pick your current area and give us a call to find out if we can help you out with septic tank services near me. Here are some of the septic tank services we offer.
Septic Tank Installation
Choosing a septic system is a decision most homeowners don’t give much thought to. While it certainly isn’t a glamorous task, it is one of the most essential plumbing systems for your home to function correctly. A septic system that isn’t right for your home can cause headaches and expensive repairs down the road.
By choosing Roto-Rooter CA and the experience we carry with us, you have the peace of mind that our licensed plumbing professionals and septic engineers can help you choose a septic system that can capably handle all the demands of your home. Our septic system installations are guaranteed, certified and warrantied (as every septic tank service provider should be)
The process usually starts with a site inspection to determine the ideal location for the septic tank installation. Our experts sewage plumbers will also perform a percolation test to determine the soil’s ability to absorb water and sewage.
Once the site has been identified, we proceed to excavate the area to create a space for the new septic tank. The septic tank is then lowered into the hole and leveled, ensuring that it is properly positioned and no imbalances affect main septic tank or its functionality.
Usually, the last step is to connect the inlet and outlet pipes to the septic tank and ensure that they are properly sealed to prevent any leaks. After the installation, our plumbers will fill the area around the tank with soil, compacting it as they go to ensure that the ground around the septic tank remains stable. They will also install a riser and cover over the access port to the septic tank, making it easier to access for future maintenance and cleaning.
Septic Tank Repair
Roto-Rooter CA plumbing and pumping experts are on call 24/7 to help with your problems. Often, a septic tank just needs to be pumped to clear up your problem. However, if your problem continues to occur, a Roto-Rooter CA plumber can correctly identify the issue through video camera inspections and provide you with multiple solution to resolve the problem.
Leaks and severe clogs are among the most common reasons for needing septic tank repair services. Make sure to call experts plumbers to deal with this situation.
Septic Tank Cleaning Services
Septic tank cleaning or septic tank pumping is an essential maintenance task that is necessary to keep a septic tank functioning properly. Over time, waste and solids can build up in the tank, which can lead to blockages and backup flow if not addressed. When it comes to septic tank cleaning, Roto-Rooter CA offers professional help so you do not have to worry about this problem.
The process of septic tank cleaning usually starts with an inspection to determine the condition of the septic filter, the tank and the level of solids that have accumulated. Roto-Rooter plumbers use specialized equipment to pump out the contents of the septic tank and transport them to a licensed waste disposal facility. This ensures a safety environment for your family and community whilst also making sure your septic tank does not suffer unnecessary damage
Once the tank has been emptied, our experts will inspect the tank again to ensure that it is free of any obstructions or damage. They may also perform a visual inspection of the pipes leading to and from the tank to check for any signs of damage or leaks.
In addition, our skilled plumbers may indicate you additional maintenance tasks, such as adding bacteria or enzymes to help break down solids in the tank and prevent future blockages.
Signs of a Full Septic Tank
Many homeowners simply forget to perform routine maintenance on their sewer systems. Be prepared, here are a few warning signs of a full septic tank so you know when to schedule an emergency septic pumping service from Roto-Rooter CA.
These signs might mean your septic tank is full:
- A backed-up toilet
- A drain that can’t be unclogged
- Strong odor of sewage in the yard
- Standing water in the yard
- Soggy soil around leach field
Some newer septic systems even have built-in alarms that will warn you when it’s time to schedule an appointment. These systems are designed to flash and make noise when the tank is nearly full. If this happens, don’t waste any time in calling and scheduling an appointment. Roto-Rooter offers as soon as next day pumping throughout California.
Why Use Septic Tank Pumping Services?
Septic tanks handle human waste, it is important that they run safely and hygienically. A well-maintained, septic tank system shouldn’t have household waste to back up, smell or pose any sort of danger to your household. A full or inadequately maintained septic tank can cause your toilets and sinks to back up. It may also cause your yard to smell and potentially release phosphorus, nitrogen and other dangerous bacteria into your groundwater. This can affect your family, pets, and even your garden!
Sewer pumping services every three to five years cost several hundred dollars. On the other hand, a full septic tank installation cost can go up to $6,000 or more, depending on the job to be done. So, as you can see, It is worth the small investment overtime to keep up with septic maintenance and septic pumping services. At Roto-Rooter, our licensed septic tank plumbing & pumping experts can courteously and professionally provide septic installation and plumbing services at upfront prices. Roto-Rooter CA can also certify any qualified septic service provider prior to sale of a home.
Choosing a Septic System
Things to keep in mind during this process:
- The type of tank: Different tank designs depends on location and the type of soil present in the yard. Knowing whether your soil is gravelly, sandy, or full of clay can help determine the best type of tank for your home.
- The size of the tank: The size of tank you need will largely depend on your home’s daily water usage. A tank should generally be at least 1,000 gallons, but the larger the household, the larger the tank should be.
- Leach Field: Both the size & type of leach field depend on the type of soil and lot size.
Roto-Rooter CA can take care of every step of the septic system installation process for you. You can count on our fair pricing and guaranteed workmanship for exceptional service. We are dedicated to your satisfaction, and we can work with your budget to get you the right septic system for your household. Very favorable financing options are also available upon approval for those unplanned septic tank emergencies.