Emergency Septic Repair in Raleigh
When a Septic Emergency Occurs, Call the Trusted Septic Company in Raleigh
If your Raleigh, NC home or commercial building is not part of the Raleigh municipal sewer line system, then most likely, your plumbing system contains a septic tank. Septic systems and tanks do not have an infinite life expectancy. Therefore, it behooves you to know who to call when to call and what to do when an emergency septic repair is needed. It is highly recommended to have the leading septic company, in Raleigh, at your fingertips, Brantley Septic. If you have an emergency, call Brantley Septic! (252) 478-3721
The wastewater system , of your Raleigh home or commercial property, relies heavily on the septic tank. The system moves household waste, both solid and liquid, through underground pipes. The purpose of the septic system is to separate sewage, directing solid waste to the septic tank and the liquid waste to a drain field. Septic tanks are specifically designed to store a high volume of waste; however there is a limit to their capacity, requiring regular pumping (every 2 to 3 years). Neglect and damage of the septic system may cause wastewater back-up, slow or blocked indoor drainage, foul odors, and the pooling of unsanitary wastewater around your septic tank or in the drain field
What to Do in a Septic Tank Emergency in Raleigh
Act Quickly and Decisively! Do Not Panic!
Remember, a failed septic system, in your Raleigh home or office, can potentially result in exposure to viruses and pathogens from the sewage. Make sure and pay close attention to your system. Before an emergency, the septic system will give you some advance warning of potential failure. The early warning allows action to be taken and with any luck, eliminate any potential emergency. You’ll want to cognizant and aware for, using your sense of smell, hearing, and vision:
- Inspect for septic tank or plumbing backups
- Listen for gurgling in your plumbing
- Watch for fixtures that drain slowly
- Look for water backing up into your basement
- Look for unusual or foul odors coming from the drainfield after rain or heavy water usage
- Look for the signs of standing water in the drainfield
When to Call for Raleigh Emergency Septic Tank Service
While septic systems provide safe and sanitary wastewater disposal, the septic tank can cause significant issues if it is not maintained correctly and regularly. Brantley Septic is on call, for all Raleigh residential and commercial customers, to help you in the event that an unexpected septic emergency arises in your home or building.
Our incredible Raleigh team can pump, clean, or empty septic tanks and systems 24 hours a day, seven days a week. If you have a septic tank emergency in Raleigh, do not hesitate. Contact Brantley Septic (252) 478-3721