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Discover the Best Septic System Products for Effective Maintenance


Optimizing your septic tank’s performance requires using the right products. Understanding how a septic tank operates is crucial in selecting the appropriate maintenance solutions. Septic systems rely on natural bacteria to break down solid waste within the tank. As this process unfolds, liquid waste exits into the leach field, dispersing harmlessly into the soil. However, certain household chemicals can disrupt this balance, harming the bacteria essential for optimal system function.

Avoid These Harmful Products


Household Cleaners: These cleaners eliminate all bacteria indiscriminately, potentially leading to a full tank and a clogged leach field. Minimize their use in your septic system and opt for “septic safe” alternatives. 

Drain Cleaners: Highly corrosive drain cleaners can damage pipes and eliminate crucial bacteria, affecting your septic system’s efficiency. 

Detergents: Phosphate-containing detergents harm water ecosystems and can disrupt the delicate balance within your septic tank. 

Our Recommended Products

Explore our range of septic system essentials, including septic risers, covers, vent pipes, inspection pipe caps, Bio-Clean, RootX and warning labels. These products are designed to support your septic system’s health and longevity.



Contact C&R Pumpers for your septic maintenance products today!