Septic Pumping

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How often should I have my septic system's tank pumped/cleaned?

    Households of 1 or 2, septic tank pumping is recommended every 2-3 years.

    Households of 3 or 4, septic tank pumping is recommended every 2 years.

    Households of 5 or more, septic tank pumping is recommended every year.

  • Does it matter what time of the year I have my septic tank cleaned?

    Spring through fall is the best time of year to have your septic tank pumped. However, you can still do routine maintenance in the winter pending the amount of snow cover.

  • How close do you need to get to the septic tank?

    Ideally within 120 feet. More hose is available if needed.

  • How much water does the average person use at home per day?

    Estimates vary, but each person uses about 80-100 gallons of water per day.

  • I have more questions I'd like to ask. How can I learn more?

    Please feel free to contact us any time with questions.

    Phone: (320) 393-2787

    Our technicians have years of experience and are certified by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.