- Have your septic tank pumped & system evaluated on average every 2 to 3 years by a licensed septic maintenance specialist.
- Practice water conservation. High efficiency washing machines, low flush toilets and water saving shower heads are recommended.
- Divert gutters, sump pump discharge and water softener discharges away from your septic system if possible.
- Look for cleaning products and detergents labeled “septic safe”. Avoid excessive use of chlorine bleach. Oxygen bleaches such as Oxyclean are a better choice for systems with an aerobic unit.
- Install lint traps on washer discharge.
- Discard cooking grease, cigarette butts, coffee grounds, dental floss, diapers, kitty litter, feminine products, condoms, paper towels, Kleenex, napkins, cleaning wipes, etc. in the trash can!
- Do not drive heavy equipment or park on a septic system.
- Do not build anything, including above ground swimming pools, over a septic system.
- Avoid garbage disposals and chlorine tablets for the toilets.
- Use only “septic safe” toilet paper. If you do not see “septic safe” on the label; do not use it.
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- Flushable & Septic Safe Logo- Safe for all standard septic systems.
- NSF Logo- NSF International has established that Quilted Northern is fully acceptable for septic tanks according to NSF Protocol P150.
- Flushable & Septic Safe; For standard septic systems. Bath tissue contains at least 35%. Post- consumer Recycled Fiber. Meets EPA Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines.
“Justin and Rosy were friendly and very knowledgeable and could not have been more patient and understanding while explaining things to us.”Miles M.
If you are looking for a fast, friendly, and dependable septic maintenance solutions turn to Ron’s Tidy Tank Septic Service. Our company is fully insured, licensed, and bonded. We are a proud member of the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce and Cary-Grove Chamber of Commerce. Aside from catering to residential units, we do work for commercial establishments as well.
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Been in Business for 50 years
Experienced and Professional Team
- Common Areas We Serve:
- Barrington Township
- Deer Park
- Hawthorn Woods
- Lake Bluff
- Lake Forest
- Long Grove
- and More!