3 Ways to Improve the Performance of a Residential Septic System

Septic systems treat sewage through the action of aerobic bacteria and discharge the resultant effluent to the soil. A healthy septic system is essential for proper sewage treatment and discharge. However, there’s more to maintaining the system than flushing the right things down your drain. Even with good flushing habits, you may find your septic tank overflowing or backing up in your drains.  How do you maintain your septic system and prevent sewer-related problems?