Regular maintenance gives you the best information on how your septic system is working by protecting your tile or filter bed from solids. But why is this important?
Your tile bed (drainfield) is an important component of your septic system. As your sewage enters the septic tank the sewage level rises causing clear liquid (effluent) to flow into your tile bed. In the tile bed, the soil introduces oxygen to the wastewater and removes bacteria, viruses and nutrients.
Here are a few ways to maintain your tile bed (drainfield):