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 shortlist of recommended toilet bowl cleaners for homes with septic systems but since then we’ve … Read more

Coffee gounds and septic tanks

Are Coffee Grounds Safe for Septic System Tanks?

Septic systems are not designed to be used as garbage disposal to process food waste or scraps. Coffee grounds, food scraps and other items that will not break down in the septic tank can even cause problems and clogging.   As we’ve discussed here, a healthy septic system needs a balanced ecosystem of healthy bacteria … Read more