As a new homeowner, you're probably excited to think about painting your walls, working in your yard, and generally getting to know your new home.
While it might not be on the top of your list, part of getting to know your home should include the septic tank.
If you've never lived in a home with a septic tank before, it's important to learn the ins and outs of the system to keep it running well. One thing all homeowners understand is the importance of avoiding costly home repairs.
Taking good care of your septic system with thoughtful septic tank maintenance will do just that. Read on for your basic guide to understanding your septic tank and how to maintain it.