How do I put two houses on one septic system?

Answer In certain situations two homes will be located in close proximity to one another, but the terrain will not be suitable to allow for two sets of septic field lines. While this is a significant prob... Read More »

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What can go in my septic system?

Septic systems are very delicate and must be maintained properly in order to function properly. Controlling what goes into your septic tank is part of the maintenance process. Generally, only orga... Read More »

Is grease bad for a septic system?

On One Hand: Effectiveness of Septic SystemsIf properly maintained, a septic system is a very effective way to treat wastewater. These systems transport water to a tank that holds the water long en... Read More »

How do you know your septic system is failing?

Hello - Well, with normal operation here's a simple breakdown. You should have 2 septic tanks and a leach field. The first septic tank is where the solids (poopoo) is caught. The liquids from that ... Read More »

How to Care for a Septic System?

If you take care of your septic system, it should not give you problems. Follow these steps to keep your septic system in good working order.