27Mar

Septic Tank Pump – When You Need One and When to Call a Pro

By Shankster Bros / March 27, 2019 / General / No Comments

Septic Tank Pump – When You Need One and When to Call a Pro   What’s the difference between septic tank pumps, and do you need a pump in your septic system? Here’s our quick guide on pumps – there are three main kinds of septic tank pumps, a sump pump, a septic effluent pump, and...

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15Feb

Septic Service in Indiana – 6 Steps to a New Septic System

Septic Service in Indiana – 6 Steps to a New Septic System   We love our home state of Indiana and we strive to be one of the foremost septic system maintenance companies around here. We excel at septic pumping, farm drainage, septic system maintenance and more because we know our loca...

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14Jan

Need a Septic Tank Inspection or Tank Pumped? This checklist will help.

Need a Septic Tank Inspection or Tank Pumped? This checklist will help. We’ve talked about septic tank pumping, cleaning, and routine maintenance quite a bit on this blog, but what are the things you should check when getting a septic tank inspection or your septic tank pumped? Here’s our checkli...

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8Jan

Septic Tank Best Practices – What to Do and Why

Septic System Best Practices – What to Do and Why As a full-service septic pumping and excavation company, we get a lot of questions about how to maintain a septic system, particularly after a home or business owner has had a septic tank or drain field emergency. Like most things around you...

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20Dec

Tile Drainage System Defined

By Shankster Bros / December 20, 2018 / Farm Services, General / No Comments

What is Tile Drainage? Soggy, mucky fields are a big problem for Indiana agriculture. Heavy machinery gets stuck, crop yields suffer, root systems are compromised and the ground gets torn up, creating hard-to-harvest irregularities in the fields. Tile drainage solves the problem of excess water f...

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2Oct

The Best and Worst Septic Safe Cleaning Products

The Best and Worst Septic Safe Cleaning Products   Picking the best or avoiding the worst septic safe cleaning products is critical to maintaining a healthy septic system. Your home or business septic system is dependent on vibrant, active bacteria to keep your septic tank healthy and your s...

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25Jul

Septic Tank Inspection Checklist For Installation Services

Septic Tank Inspection Checklist For Installation Services Here’s an easy-reference checklist for your septic tank installation. While septic systems are very common in the U.S., (nearly 30% of homes have a septic tank!) they can be complicated to install and keep up, if you haven’t done it befor...

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