Dos and Don’ts

Many people don’t know that septic care is a bit more complicated than you might think. Here are some basic tips for getting the most out of your septic system.

Don’t Flush

  • Diapers
  • Cat litter
  • Cigarettes
  • Filters
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Condoms

Don’t Pour In Drain

  • Household chemicals
  • Gasoline
  • Oil
  • Pesticides
  • Paint thinner
  • Paint
  • Antifreeze
  • Cooking grease


  • Use a box of Rid-X ® in your toilet every 3 months