Toilets and sinks are not trash cans! Don’t flush or dump paper towels, chemicals, cat litter, or coffee grounds. Check out this Washington County septic pumping infographic to see other items you shouldn’t flush or dump.
You might be behind schedule on your septic tank pump if you have slow drains, pooling water in the drain field, or sewage back-up. Take a look at this San Francisco septic system inspection infographic to see other common signs!