The best way to keep a healthy septic tank is to understand its inner workings. How does the waste behave, and how can you keep your tank healthy? It’s important to understand where the waste goes, and the structure of the tank itself. What’s the difference between a holding tank and a septic tank? See the diagrams below and find out!
Here, we present the basic liquid/solid layout of a septic tank. Wastewater enters the septic tank and separates into three layers: