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MTurner

04:58PM | 09/08/04
Member Since: 06/26/03
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We just purchased a house which is about 3 years old. It has a disposal built in which is very nice. The home is also on a septic tank system not public sewage. I was told recently that you should not use a dispoal

if you have a septic tank also.

Are there problems if you do. If so, what could you do to avoid clogs in the lines.??


bink

10:00PM | 09/09/04
Member Since: 01/18/99
47 lifetime posts
I agree with K2. I also have a septic tank but don't have a garbage disposal. It has been working fine for 20 years with no problems. Never had it pump out. The people around here that has a septic tank with disposals have to have their pumped out every two years at $200 a pop.

Let us know how it works out.
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