Septic tanks are standalone sewage units that are not connected to the main sewer systems, and therefore require regular upkeep to remain operational.
A Cesspit or Cesspool is a temporary way to store sewage and other waste and must be cleaned regularly to avoid solid build-ups or overflow.
Call for advice today to discuss how often your septic/cesspit tank needs emptying and to arrange a regularly scheduled clean. The frequency of emptying required depends on the capacity of your tank. Identify Drainage & Plumbing can assess the tank or pit and make all necessary arrangements with you keeping it hassle-free and cost-effective.
Regular maintenance of your cesspit/septic tank reduces the risk of blocked drains, overflowing or leaking smelly effluent amongst other things. It may be that a blocked soakaway is causing drain pipes to overflow or surface water to collect around your property. This can usually all be solved by emptying the tank or pit and clearing the connecting pipes, on occasion it may be more complicated with damage to the structure. In all cases Identify Drainage and Plumbing have trained drainage engineers to identify and resolve the problem, quickly and efficiently.