Standard septic tanks typically cost between $500 and $1,800 depending on their size, according to CostHelper. Piping and other necessary items generally add around $100 to $200 to this price. More »

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Repairing septic problems typically calls for pushing out any clogs in the system. The issue usually lies with the pipe or sewer lid. You may need a plumber's snake, scrubbing tools, roto rooter or a crack filler kit for... More »

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Septic tank owners should have their tanks pumped approximately every three to five years to avoid clogs and other issues, recommends the Massachusetts Department of Energy and Environmental Affairs. Septic tanks are als... More »

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Septic tanks do not require additives to work correctly, but with proper treatment, including regular pumping and protecting the drain field, a septic tank should last for many years. Most homeowners should have their ta... More »

Septic tanks are normally pumped by a professional septic pumping service. A business directory such as Angie's List or your local yellow pages has listings. Prices depend on the size of your septic system and how far yo... More »

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Septic tank owners should have their tanks pumped approximately every three to five years to avoid clogs and other issues, recommends the Massachusetts Department of Energy and Environmental Affairs. Septic tanks are als... More »

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Septic tanks should be pumped out at least once every three years. If the home has a garbage disposal, the frequency of septic tank pumping should change to once per year. The number of people in the home and how often t... More »

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