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The Number of Times You Need to Empty Your Septic Tank Waste water and sewerage disposal has never been any better than with the use of septic tank. It is no wonder many homes are embracing it. Unfortunately, not everybody knows how to maintain the septic tank properly. Majority of them keep asking about what is the best time to empty the tank. We shall try and answer the question regarding the number of times you need to empty your septic tank. There are several factors the need to be considered when thinking about how often you should empty your septic tank. There are many things that come into play such as size of the septic tank, people found in the home and whether it also serves as the garbage disposal. Basically a smaller tank would need more frequent emptying than a larger one and it also depends on whether there are many or few people in the home. Additionally, if the septic tank doubles up as garbage disposal, it is likely to fill up faster than if it was not used to dump garbage. After looking into the above factors, you will realize that emptying should be done between 1, 2 or even 4 years. A tank that fills up faster will need frequent emptying and checkup than one which takes a little bit longer. That way, you would be in a better position to calculate the appropriate time difference for the emptying.