Filters come in many shapes & sizes but all have the same goal: to keep the sludge
inside the sludge chamber of the septic tank.
Effluent filters can be installed on most systems that have PVC baffles. Commonly, concrete outlet baffles rot & fall off due to gases from the drainfield. In this case,
we finish breaking of any concrete that's in the way & install a PVC baffle in its
On a three chambered septic tank, the filter will be in the center chamber. On a
two chambered tank, in the second chamber. Simply pulling it up & hosing it off once
a year helps keep your system from failing.