The Importance of Regular Septic Tank Maintenance: Why You Should Call JT Plumbing

When it comes to maintaining a safe and healthy home environment, your septic tank plays a crucial role. Septic tanks handle the treatment and disposal of wastewater from your home, making it essential to keep them in top condition. Here’s why you should trust JT Plumbing, Tauranga’s septic tank specialists, to handle your septic tank maintenance and cleaning needs.

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Expertise and Experience

JT Plumbing boasts decades of combined experience in the plumbing industry, with a strong focus on septic tank installation and maintenance. Our team is well-versed in both traditional and advanced septic systems, ensuring we can provide the best solutions tailored to your specific needs. We service Tauranga, Mount Maunganui, and the wider Bay of Plenty, making us a convenient and reliable choice for local residents.

Comprehensive Services

Whether you need a new septic system installed or routine maintenance for your existing system, JT Plumbing has you covered. We are authorised installers of various septic tank systems, including Hynds Lifestyle, RX Plastics AirTech, and Oasis Clearwater. Our services include:

  • Installation of new septic systems: From traditional single-tank systems to modern aerobic systems, we offer a range of options to suit your property and budget.
  • Scheduled servicing and maintenance: Regular maintenance is key to preventing costly repairs and ensuring your septic system operates efficiently. We provide thorough inspections, cleaning, and servicing to keep your system in peak condition.
  • Emergency repairs: Experiencing a septic tank issue? Our team is ready to respond promptly to address any problems and minimise disruption to your household.

Local Knowledge and Compliance

Understanding and adhering to local regulations is vital for septic tank installation and maintenance. The Bay of Plenty Regional Council has stringent rules to protect our waterways and environment, especially in designated maintenance zones. JT Plumbing works closely with wastewater engineers to ensure all new systems meet these regulations, providing you with peace of mind and compliance.

Customer Satisfaction

Our commitment to customer service is reflected in the positive feedback we receive from our clients. With a rating of “Excellent” based on 141 reviews, JT Plumbing has built a reputation for reliability, professionalism, and high-quality service. Here are a few testimonials from satisfied customers:

  • Lenaire Lucas: “Because the timing was tricky, (on a Friday afternoon) I was lucky to have a visit from Matt, who sorted out my problem straight away. I’m more than happy with the service!”
  • Danielle Renee: “Great service, reliable & a fantastic team to work with. Cannot recommend enough!”
  • Victor Lee: “Quick and professional service, had a small leak after first installation, the gas fitter was quick to come back and rectify it, highly recommended!”

Advanced Systems for Modern Needs

Modern aerobic septic systems offer several advantages over traditional systems, including improved efficiency and fewer placement restrictions. Systems like the Oasis Clearwater and Hynds Lifestyle are designed to produce cleaner effluent, which can be safely used for landscape irrigation. These advanced systems are not only environmentally friendly but also reduce the risk of nitrogen pollution in waterways, making them an excellent choice for properties near sensitive areas.


Maintaining your septic tank is crucial for the health and safety of your home and the environment. JT Plumbing in Tauranga offers expert services, from installation to maintenance, ensuring your septic system operates efficiently and complies with local regulations. With our experienced team and commitment to customer satisfaction, you can trust JT Plumbing to handle all your septic tank needs. Contact us today at 0800 587 586 for a no-obligation quote or to schedule a service. Keep your septic system in top condition with JT Plumbing – your local septic tank specialists.

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