Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How long does it take to pump my septic tank with a Septic Tanker Vacuum Truck?
A: Septic tanks vary in size from 1000 liters up to 20000 liters. Time to vacuum pump a septic tank varies from 10 minuts to 1 hour.

Q: How often should I empty my septic tank?
A: Although most tanks are emptied only once they overflow, good hygienic practice is to emty your tank once a year. You should inspect the tank for damage and corrosion.

Q: Can Septic tankers assist locating my septic tank?
A: We do assist clients to locate their underground septic tanks if time permits. However, we expect clients to know the locations of their septic tanks.

Q: Where does Septic Tankers operate?
A: We operate in the nortern and western suburbs of Gauteng, also Hartbeespoort and Brits areas.

Q: How can I deteremine the size (cubic meters) of my septic tank
A: If the tank is square or rectangular, use the formula: Lenght x Width x Depth.

Q: How many people does a two cubicle VIP toilet unit for?                  A: 100 – 150 People