1. Sewage Seepage Graphic

    When is it Time to Replace Your Septic Tank?

    When properly installed and treated to regular maintenance, your septic tank should serve you and your home for decades with no real issues. But eventually, your septic tank will start to show signs of its age.  If you think you’re in need of a new septic tank, here are a few signs that it’s time for a replacement. There’s a Funny Smell in Your Home Do you smell it? That smell. A kind of sm…Read More

  2. Septic Tank Being Buried

    How to Deal with An Abandoned Septic System

    Septic systems are one of two modern alternatives to disposing of human waste properly (the other being connecting to your city’s sewer system). Needless to say, this is important because human waste, when it contaminates our water system, can cause dangerous illnesses that can cause death, as frequently happened hundreds of years ago before the advent of modern sewer systems.  B&B Pumping …Read More

  3. Septic Tank Installation With Cover Removed

    4 Easy Ways to Keep Your Septic Tank Clean

    When properly cared for, a septic tank system can offer you years of uninterrupted use. In addition to regular maintenance carried out by a professional, you can do your part to keep your septic tank clean and functional. We use the term “clean” loosely in this context, as your tank houses some truly putrid substances.  But keeping it clean is easier than it sounds. To cut back on maintenance…Read More

  4. Septic System Pumping Tube

    What Happens When Your Septic Aerator Alarm Goes Off?

    In rare cases, you might hear a high pitched buzz emanating from near your septic tank system. While you might be tempted to panic, it’s not necessary. The aerator alarm is just warning you that the water level in the tank is rising. Responding to the alarm is easy when you partner with the septic tank pumping experts at B&B Pumping. Let’s take a look at a few of the reasons that could tri…Read More

  5. Spring Rains Can Bring Septic Pains

    Another spring is upon us and the weather just does not seem to want to give us a break. We are having what is known as a “wet spring” in this part of Fort Worth and the rain does not seem to want to stop. At B&B Pumping, we are constantly asked about the ramifications that too much water falling from the sky will do to your septic system. Reduce Water Usage While your septic system is a c…Read More

  6. What to Do If Your Septic Tank Freezes

    What To Do If Your Septic Tank Freezes

    With winter in full effect, it’s time to turn up the heaters, pile on the blankets, and enjoy a nice mug of hot tea to stay warm. But while you might stay cozy, your septic tank might be having a harder time staying warm this winter. While Weatherford and the Fort Worth area never get too cold, but it can drop into freezing temperatures throughout the winter season. This could mean that your sep…Read More

  7. Preparing Your Septic Tank for Fall

    Preparing Your Septic Tank For Fall

    While we’re lucky to live here in the Fort Worth area, with its warmer falls and winters, it doesn’t mean that it doesn’t get chilly around here starting in autumn. If you’re experiencing the cold, it’s likely that your septic tank is too. We have the luxury of bundling up in warm jackets and putting on that knit cap our grandparents made us, but our septic tanks are not so lucky. But th…Read More

  8. How to Respond to a Septic Tank Emergency

    How To Respond To A Septic Tank Emergency

    For long-time readers of our blogs, you know that plenty can go wrong with your septic tank. Backed up systems, poorly maintained tanks, and even environmental impacts can all damage your septic tank system. While we always preach the value of regular septic tank maintenance to avoid many of these problems, the reality is that sometimes there are events that are beyond our control. The result is a…Read More

  9. What Are Septic Tank Risers?

    What Are Septic Tank Risers?

    There’s no denying that there is an air of mystery surrounding septic tanks. Buried under the ground, with only a lid to show you where it is, you not might think about your septic tank often. But these factors also make inspecting and pumping your septic tank can become a costly endeavor, especially if you’re experiencing a major problem with your septic system. B & B Pumping is committed…Read More

  10. Other Problems With Your Septic Tank

    Other Problems With Your Septic Tank

    In our last blog, we went over some common problems with septic tanks. From backups, to funky smells, there’s a lot that can go wrong with your septic system if you aren’t getting it inspected and pumped on a regular basis. In today’s blog, our septic specialists will look at some other problems that you might experience with your septic tank if you aren’t working with B & B Pumping to…Read More