Frequently Asked Questions


Below are just some of our most frequently ask questions. If you have further questions, please give us a call at 360-435-5531 and ask for Rick Mallory or the Septic Department.


Q. How often should I have my tank pumped?   
A. Depends on usage, Snohomish County recommends you have your septic tank pumped every three years, however feel free to call our office and talk with a septic specialist to get more information.


Q. Do you charge mileage?
A.
There is no extra charge for mileage if you are in our service area.

Q. Do you pump both sides of the tank?
A.
Yes

Q. Do you give money off for the tank to be already dug up?
A. No

Q. Do you charge by the gallon?
A. No, call our office and talk with a septic specialist to get a price quote.


Q. My neighbors have never pumped their tanks, why should I have mine pumped?
A. It is necessary to have your tank pumped routinely to help avoid damage to your drainfield.