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Understanding Your Septic Tank

When I moved out from the city to the countryside, I knew that there were going to be a few things which I would need to adapt to. I knew that I wouldn't just be able to walk to the nearest 24hr store if I needed to buy more milk at 1 am and I knew that I would have to drive myself places rather than relying on public transport. However, one thing I didn't count on was using a septic tank. When I arrived, I continued to flush all kinds of things down the toilet and this resulted in a nasty blockage. Thankfully, the sanitation contractor who repaired the septic tank also gave me lots of useful advice. I hope this blog proves to be useful.

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