The septic system does the job of taking the wastewater from homes and offices and transfers it into a septic tank where it is acted upon by bacteria and from there into the drainfield. Because most of the contents of the pipes and tanks within the system consist of toxic solid and liquid wastes, it is most important that the whole system works efficiently.
What Happens When A Septic System Malfunctions?
When one or more than one components of the septic system do not work as efficiently as they should, the toxic waste can escape into the atmosphere doing a whole lot of untold damage to the residents of the home, the neighbors and the environment.
Breathing in the toxic fumes that result from the waste escaping through cracks and breaks in the pipes can endanger your family’s health. Besides the stench can be unbearable too.
As the effluents keep escaping, they spread keeps getting larger and can pollute the environment and the landscaping.
If left unchecked, it can ultimately damage the property and its value so if you are thinking of reselling you may not get what you expected.
You may be able to ignore it for a Continue reading