A winter of cold temperatures and little snow cover can cause freezing of onsite systems. Even in a normal Minnesota winter, freezing can occasionally be a problem. Identifying and correcting a potential freezing problem is far easier than dealing with a frozen system. But if your system is found to be frozen call Moritz Excavating to thaw and regain your septic. Moritz Excavating has the powerful equipment and professional experience to thaw your septic system.
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Befor you DIY please consider the following and DO NOT...
Do NOT add antifreeze, salt or a septic system additive into the system.
Adding these can cause serious malfunctions to your system, thus causing added expense and failure to your septic system. As well as contaminations to your soil.
Do NOT pump sewage onto the ground surface.
Dumping sewage onto a ground structure is not only illegal but contaminates your soil
Do NOT start a fire over the system to attempt to thaw it out.
Do NOT run water continually to try to unfreeze system.
Adding water to the problem can cause serious complications and expensive repairs.