Commonwealth Waste Solutions Offers Advice to Homeowners in Glen Allen VA Who Recently Installed a New Septic Tank

Commonwealth Waste Solutions, a company based in Chesterfield, VA, is offering some advice to homeowners in Glen Allen, Virginia, and nearby areas who have recently installed a new septic tank for their homes. This is timely advice because spring is a suitable season for installing a new septic tank since the ground is easier to dig and the weather is just right. However, it is still a great idea to ensure that the septic tank is handled properly so that it will function at its best and serve for the longest period expected. After all, a new septic tank involves a substantial investment. Commonwealth Waste Solutions is a provider of septic tank services in Glen Allen and surrounding areas. More about this can gleaned from

Jason Muzzy, owner of Commonwealth Waste Solutions, offers the following advice, “When using a new septic tank, it is vital to: follow the manufacturer's instructions for how often to pump out the tank; only flush toilet paper and human waste down the toilet - everything else goes in the garbage can; keep an eye on your water usage and avoid running the dishwasher or washing machine unnecessarily; and have your septic tank inspected at least once every one to three years to ensure it's in good condition.”

Regular pumping of the septic tank is vital because it will have an accumulation of solid waste over time and this must be eliminated. If this is not removed, the effluent will be overloaded with solid waste that will then escape to the drain field and cause damage. If this is neglected over a significant amount of time, ultimately it will result in a sewage backup, which means the presence of foul odors in the kitchen, bathroom, and laundry room, and particularly in and around the yard where the septic system is located. It may also result into slow flushing or gurgling in toilets and drains, plus the presence of sewage in showers, drains, and bathtubs.

The professional technicians from Commonwealth Waste Solutions typically arrive at a client's home fully equipped with the appropriate tools and knowledge. They will locate the septic tank and expose its access lids to gain entry into the tank. They will get rid of all the waste from the tank, including both solids and liquids, and then properly dispose of this waste at an authorized sewage treatment facility. When required, they will inform the county about the service provided.

Commonwealth Waste Solutions also frequently provides septic system inspections to help homeowners find out if their septic tank requires effluent filter cleaning and pumping and cleaning. They offer two kinds of inspections: a basic routine homeowner’s inspection and a more detailed real estate septic tank inspection. The latter kind of inspection is provided when purchasing a home with a septic system as it is advisable to have a professional assess the current condition of the septic system.

Commonwealth Waste Solutions has set its mission to always offer quality services to their customers. They provide different types of services, including inspection of septic systems, commercial septic system services, and pumping and cleaning of septic systems. Pumping and cleaning is a component of the routine maintenance that is needed for septic systems. And for those who are purchasing a home, it may be a good idea to hire the services of septic tank professionals and have the septic system inspected to keep it working correctly. Aside from residential septic tank services, they also offer commercial septic system services, such as grease trap cleaning, septic tank pumping and cleaning, hydrojetting, routine septic tank services, and septic system inspections.

Those who are interested in learning more about the septic tank pumping and other services provided by Commonwealth Waste Solutions can visit their website or contact them through the telephone or via email. They are open from Monday to Friday, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. To find out the location of their office, one can check out their Google Maps page at


For more information about Commonwealth Waste Solutions, contact the company here:

Commonwealth Waste Solutions
Jason Muzzy
(804) 895-6355
Commonwealth Waste Solutions
9201 Cattail Rd
Chesterfield, VA 23838