We generally associate cleaning dirty things with dousing them with chemicals. It’s a common belief in all aspects of hygienic maintenance, including that of our own bodies even. So it stands to reason that a good course of action in keeping your septic tank clean is to act accordingly. Believe it or not, that’s not actually what you should be doing. You have plenty of other options to keep your septic system tidy and well maintained without ever having to include any kind of chemicals whatsoever. It all starts with the routine septic pumping Pawling NY installation and cleaning company Jones Septic. Beyond that, please consider the following.
Instead of dumping chemicals that’ll kill the very bacteria you need for your system to work, try instead pouring dry yeast down the drain. You should do this once monthly, and the amount should be around a quarter ounce of active dry yeast. Pour it down the toilet that is the closest to the tank. Whereas chemicals will kill bacteria, the yeast will promote and give strength to the ones you want working for you in your septic system. This bacteria is important because they consume all of the dangerous bad bacteria from human waste, etc. that’s been dumped into the tank in the first place.
And it’s cheap! Three packets of yeast should run you no more than a couple of bucks. That’s three months worth of maintenance paid for while having none of the typical concern about collateral damage that comes with using chemicals.
Another big perk is the fact that it’s a lot more environmentally friendly. Going green is becoming a bigger concern these days with the state of the world. Considering the fact that it requires no more effort than the alternative, along with the fact that yeast ensures more longevity and it’s green, what’s not to like! You’ve got nothing to lose and a lot of stress to save yourself from.
Of course, that’s only half the battle. On top of that, you’ll also need the occasional checkup and cleaning. That’s where the pros come in. Jones Septic is a company of septic system maintenance masters. They will provide you with the best Pawling NY septic pumping in town. They also provide septic tank installation. To learn more about their services and the areas of New York and parts of New Jersey from which they operate, give them a call today at 845-452-1123.