Septic Systems Services In Anchorage
With our many years of experience, we know what’s right for your sewage system. Rely on the trained professionals at Anchorage Septic Pumping to keep your septic system in top condition. We strive to accommodate the needs of all of our customers and are willing to go above and beyond to provide you with excellent service. No matter how big or how small the job is, we can get it done with ease.
Sewage systems are an important part of many residential and commercial properties; without a well-functioning septic pump and tank, waste cannot be disposed of appropriately, turning your building or property into a hazard. Our experienced pumpers know how to clear all types of sewage systems that you have for your home or business. The two types of systems both break down sewage and treat effluent, but they do so in slightly different ways, namely with the lack or presence of oxygen. Conventional sewage systems are simpler than aerobic systems, but each has its pros and cons. Here are the main differences between convention and aerobic systems.
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- Aerobic Septic Systems
- Conventional Septic Systems
- Steam Thawing
- In-line fiber optic camera inspections
- Sewage, Drain and Utility line location
- Grease Trap and Interceptor Services
- Rain Leader cleaning
- And More Septic Systems Services!
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Aerobic Septic Systems
An aerobic system in the Anchorage area is a bit more complex than a conventional system. It includes a trash tank, treatment plant, and pump tank to operate. Similar to conventional systems, waste enters the trash tank and settles into multiple layers. Wastewater is then pushed to the treatment tank, which has an aerator that circulates air bubbles through it. Air is necessary to keep the aerobic bacteria in the system alive; these bacteria help break down waste faster and more effectively than anaerobic bacteria do. Finally, the water is pumped into the pump tank for a final round of treatment using a disinfectant.
Conventional Septic Systems
A conventional system is also known as a basic or standard system. The process starts in the septic tank, which holds wastewater from your home. Over time, the wastewater separates into layers. The solids sink to the bottom, where naturally-occurring bacteria break it down. Meanwhile, the lighter solids and grease float to the top of the tank. The middle layer consists of partially treated wastewater. As gravity (or pumps) pushes it out of the tank, it flows into the drainfield or the leach field. The drainfield is made of underground pipes that are surrounded by permeable soil or gravel. It also has bacteria that remove impurities by digesting organic materials.
Give us a call today at (907) 917-4634 to schedule your free service quote on all our septic systems and emergency plumbing services. Our contractors will visit your home to discuss your options for your septic systems services. We’re here to help, so call us to learn more about our services today.