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Septic tank cleaning
Amount: $1,700.00
Posted by: Hoosier in Burdett, KS.Posted: March 30th, 2015 04:03PM
Type: pumping onlyCompany:
Was charged $1.70 a gal for pumping. I think we were ripped off after reading some of the prices listed above. No other service was performed. However it had been over a dozen years since the tank had been cleaned.
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Pump down and power wash
Amount: $465.00
Posted by: vince thats me in PSL, FL.Posted: February 11th, 2015 03:02PM
Type: SepticCompany: Cookes
Just had Cookes come out. Lifted 2 covers. One showed water the other showed solids. Solids were full to the top. Told me pump would be 331 but is just a pump of water basically. For 469 they power wash, add water and pump out all water and solids. They were here with truck for about hour.
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Septic Tank Pumping and Dig Out
Amount: $300.00
Posted by: AnneS in Topeka, KS.Posted: December 16th, 2014 02:12PM
Type: SepticCompany: SI Precast
$50 to dig out and find the 1000 gallon tank, $200 to pump it out.
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Pumped out dug out, replaced filter, re surfaced with dirt.
Amount: $415.00
Posted by: Noflo in Mcdonough, GA.Posted: November 24th, 2014 04:11PM
Hope I didnot get ripped off, seemed the going rate, had not been pumped since I bought the house 12 years ago.
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1000 Gallon Septic Tank Pump out
Amount: $235.00
Posted by: JHurst in Gobles, MI.Posted: November 20th, 2014 04:11PM
Type: SepticCompany: S&R Septic Tank & Gravel Products
Had not had my tank pumped in 5+ years. When I pulled the plug out, it was full of solids. S&R was prompt, willing to pump my tank while I was a work & left me bill. Will definitely use again. Great job guys. Thank you!
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Septic Tank Pumping/1050 Gallon Tank
Amount: $275.00
Posted by: Lorraine in Gulf Breeze, FL.Posted: July 19th, 2013 04:07PM
Type: SepticCompany: O.C. Peaden
Excellent service. Very prompt. Came to pump out within 2 hrs after I called. Took them about 1 hour or less to do the job. Cleaned up, were polite and professional. Will use again.
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System pumped and pipe from home to tank replaced
Amount: $1,600.00
Posted by: jhuckmg25 in Cashiers, NC.Posted: May 22nd, 2013 04:05PM
Bought older home and original pipe had roots growing through it.
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Septic Tanking Pumping Costs for a $1,000 gallon pump out
Amount: $300.00
Posted by: Cindy Butler in Kingston, NH.Posted: July 23rd, 2012 02:07PM
Type: Company: Bob\\\'s Septic Service
I spent $300 on a pump out and it had been 4 years since my last one. Bob's is a good company! In my online search I did find prices for several septic companies in my area at http://www.septicshark.com/rnThanks,rnCindy
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Septic Tank Pumping for Home Sale
Amount: $625.00
Posted by: Nick001 in Gig Harbor, WA.Posted: November 14th, 2011 06:11PM
When a home with a septic is sold in our county it must have the tank (both the septic and pump tanks if it is pressure fed) pumped, and the system inspected. After 5 quotes the cost came out to over $600. This includes pumping both tanks (most quotes priced them separately), performing the inspection, and the filing fee for filing the inspection with the county. Then I have to pay $230 to the county for them to come out and look around and sign off on it. I'm half convinced that it is some big scam. The range of quotes from 5 companies totaled from $627-$652. I can't believe that 5 independent operations come up with prices within 4% of each other. The law forces us to do the pumping whether it needs it or not so we're help captive.
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Complaint
Amount: $180.00
Posted by: Shayraber in Tallahassee, .Posted: September 20th, 2011 05:09AM
Jim Harnage,
I hope that you got some help. The first thing I would do is call the County Health Department. This becomes a public health issue if they did not pump your septic tank out properly.
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Complaint
Amount: $180.00
Posted by: Jim Harnage in Valdosta, GA.Posted: May 9th, 2011 07:05AM
Type: Company: Milo
Is there a process through which I can complain about a company? The short of it is:
I called a company in March 2011. They had my authorization to pump septic without my being home.
I came home. Dirt was upset over tank so I assumed it was pumped.
Two days later septic is overflowing again. Assumed that it had not been sufficiently pumped.
Paid bill of $180.
Complained. Person came out. Said he would return and take a look why septic overflowed two days later.
Never returned.
Called repeatedly. Says he can't help us.
Wrote him.
Wrote again sent certified letter return sig nature requested.
No response.
I am disabled. Can't afford another $180.
The following is a statement on the company's web site home page at www.milosepticandtoilet.com.
Quote: We have the knowledge to provide you with prompt service and low prices. Don't ignore your septic problems, call us and we'll fix them!Unquote.
I've checked with other professionals in the industry and Milo has not performed the minimal accepted industry practices on my particular service trip. We have called repeatedly as well as written a certified letter return reciept requested asking for a return service or else refund our money again with no response therefore Milo's claim that if we call them they will fix it is false and misrepresentational. Our septic may already have been damaged and it could have been avoidable but for their negligence. At this point I prefer to have my money returned as I cannot expect Milo to represent my needs and their claims of good service now.
Thank you.
Jim Harnage
PLease help us. I don't have another $180 to call another company.

What are my options?
Thank you.
Jim Harnage
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Septic Tank Pumping/Cleaning/maintenance
Amount: $200.00
Posted by: MAM in Hampton, NH.Posted: December 30th, 2010 06:12AM
Type: SepticCompany: Wind River Environmental
Done with no hassle. Great Service.
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tank inspection contaiminatoin
Amount: $75.00
Posted by: Joseph B To in Houston, TX.Posted: October 26th, 2010 07:10AM
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