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A Guide to Basic Maintenance on Septic Systems

Part of being a homeowner is maintenance. Unfortunately a lot of homeowners forget about the maintenance on their septic systems. Here in Wisconsin, homeowners are reminded every 3 years to have their system pumped and inspected. But what can be … Continue reading

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Renting a Home With a Septic System

Less traffic, more privacy, peace and quiet… and extra costs??? If you are looking to rent a home in the country — that is, away from city water — you are probably looking forward to a little more privacy and … Continue reading

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Fabric Softeners: Friend or Foe?

Perhaps you’ve seen the influx of information out there about fabric softeners and their toxicity.  Have you stopped to wonder if they are also dangerous for your septic system?  Here’s something to consider: the chemicals used in these household products … Continue reading

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