Apes Septic Tank Pumping in Prescott, Arizona, knows that effluent filters help extend the life of your septic system.
We recommend that you clean the filter once or twice a year, depending on the size of your family."Its like changing the oil in your car. The better you take care of it the better it will take care of you.
THIS IS AN EXAMPLE OF CLEANING AN EFFLUENT FILTER. THIS IS THE NEWEST AND MOST COMMON YELLOW FILTER. THEY ARE FLEXIBLE AND VERY EASY TO WORK WITH. SOME OF THE OLDER FILTERS ARE RIGGED PLASTIC AND MAY NEED TO BE TWISTED TO BE REMOVED.