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11 Best Septic System Safe Laundry Detergents (Septic Tanks)

As we’ve mentioned on our blog before, we have always tried to use non-toxic cleaning products whenever possible but since we started living in our home with a septic system we’ve also had to research what products that won’t harm our septic tank or kill off the “good” bacteria that help keep the system running … Read more

Are Flushable Wipes Safe For Septic Systems? {To Flush or Not}

There’s nothing worse than using the restroom for your personal business only to leave and feel like you aren’t fully clean. You can’t think about anything else all day. You’ve surely heard the expression, “Cleanliness is next to godliness.” If that’s true, then flushable wipes must be some sort of holy sacrament. Or, maybe not? … Read more

Is Comet Safe for Septic System Tanks? Yes and No.

Ever since we wrote about getting our septic system tank installed, some of the most common questions we get now from our readers are about whether certain bathroom cleaning supplies are septic-safe or not. So we came up with a short list of recommended toilet bowl cleaners for homes with septic systems but since then we’ve … Read more