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Septic tank maintenance and Repair

Septic Tank Maintenance Near You

Bynum Septic Services is the leading provider of septic tank maintenance in the Lilburn and Lawrenceville, GA, areas. Our dedicated team of septic service professionals is a wealth of knowledge and experience. We are happy to teach you how to best care for your septic system in between scheduled septic tank maintenance visits.

We have 13 trucks fully stocked with all the tools and equipment we need to complete your routine septic tank maintenance. We can inspect your septic tank, install and clean filters, and complete any other septic-related services you need. Let us know today how we can assist you with your septic tank maintenance needs!

The Most Common Reasons Septic Systems Fail

  • Lack of proper maintenance
  • Overuse of the system (common with larger families who use lots of water)
  • Poor soil type
  • Harmful products used at home that are flushed down the toilet or make their way into shower and sink drains

Septic systems fail for many reasons, but poor maintenance is at the top of the list! If you invest in top-quality septic tank maintenance, your septic system will last for decades. Our goal at Bynum Septic is to partner with you long-term to prolong the life of your septic system and provide you with exceptional septic tank maintenance services. If it’s been several years since your last septic pumping or cleaning, then contact us to schedule your appointment.

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Septic Tank Maintenance Tip: Control What Goes Down The Drain

Septic tank maintenance starts with awareness of what enters the septic tank. Many items are harmful to septic systems because the bacteria in the septic tank can’t process them. Never flush or rinse these items down a drain:

  • Non-biodegradable items: latex products, dental floss, hair, cat litter, small toys, etc. 
  • Medicines
  • Cosmetics
  • Antibacterial soap
  • Fats, oils, grease, and small bits of food
  • Toxic chemicals: paint, cleaning products, drain cleaners, bleach, etc.

6 Additional Tips For Keeping Your Septic System Working Properly:

  • Don’t overload the septic system by using too much water at one time.
  • Don’t drive vehicles or heavy machinery over the septic tank or drain field.
  • Schedule septic tank pumping every 2-5 years and ask for a leak inspection.
  • Use a bacteria additive to replenish the healthy bacteria in your septic tank.
  • Ask your local septic tank technician to install an effluent filter.
  • Keep detailed septic tank maintenance records- this will help you know when to use additives, and prospective buyers will want the information if you sell your home.

Septic Tank Pumping: An Essential Maintenance Step

One of the most essential septic tank maintenance steps you can take is to schedule septic tank pumping. The non-biodegradable waste that isn’t processed in the septic tank forms sludge. Over time, this sludge and scum from unprocessed fats, oils, and grease, build up in the septic tank. Septic tank pumping is the only way to remove the sludge and scum, which will cause blockages in the drain field if not removed in a timely manner. Bynum Septic offers septic tank pumping as part of our septic tank maintenance services. 

Contact Us For Septic Tank Maintenance

We work hard daily to ensure our clients’ septic systems are working at full capacity. Once we complete a septic system installation, we’re in it for the long haul! We know that proper septic tank maintenance will keep your septic system running efficiently for years to come, and we want to make that happen. If you need septic tank maintenance and live near Lilburn or Lawrenceville, GA, contact us today! We’d love to set up an appointment and assess your septic system, ensuring it’s equipped to function at its best for years to come.






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  • I was having an issue with my system and Jonathan Estes and Bailey Dillard came out and troubleshot the problem in about 10 minutes. Fixed the simple issue and didn't... read more

    Kyle Hildreth Avatar Kyle Hildreth
    April 5, 2024

    Jonathan and Bailey are awesome. Talked me through exactly what I needed to do and were very patient with me.

    Lori Fallick Avatar Lori Fallick
    April 2, 2024

    We had a great experience with Will, our septic specialist from Bynum. Not only was Will very knowledgeable about septic systems, but he also worked endlessly to help us locate... read more

    Karen Lill Avatar Karen Lill
    April 1, 2024
  • Great experience , came out same day and pumped the tank . Great crew , professional and courteous

    David McMurray Avatar David McMurray
    April 1, 2024

    Jonathan & Bailey came out quickly and did a great job with my septic tank I am very pleased with the work provided. Thank you guys!

    Akire P Avatar Akire P
    March 25, 2024

    Jonathan was a great tech. He educated me on several issues and did a through job. I highly recommend these guys.

    p morrow Avatar p morrow
    March 25, 2024
  • Came out in emergency situation. Johnathan was fantastic as well as Riley. Very professional. I would highly recommend them. Thank you very much.

    Tony Haliburton Avatar Tony Haliburton
    March 25, 2024

    Will and Kaylee are a blessing. The employee were very informative. Will the technician showed up early to the job. Walked us through everything that need to be done and... read more

    Bryant Joiner Avatar Bryant Joiner
    March 18, 2024

    Got here fast. Johnathan and Bailey were very knowledgeable.

    sabir muhammad Avatar sabir muhammad
    March 18, 2024

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