How often does a septic tank require cleaning?

Answer A properly designed and installed septic tank allows up to three years of sludge to collect at the bottom. Cleaning allows the tank to continue to separate solids from wastewater before it flows i... Read More »

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Does FHA require well& septic inspections?

"If a septic system is part of the subject property, the appraiser must determine whether the area is free of conditions that adversely affect the operation of the system," according to the FHA han... Read More »

Septic tank?

Don't do that. Even if a product (such as baby wipes) says it is safe to flush it - don't! If you do flush the tampons, the man that comes to pump out the septic tank will scold you. I was SO em... Read More »

How Far Should a Septic Tank Be From a Well?

Some of the fastest growing careers in the United States during the 2008 to 2018 decade are in the medical field. In fact, according to the College Board website, about a quarter of the nation's to... Read More »

Septic Tank Grants?

On-site septic systems treat wastewater in rural and suburban areas where homes are not connected to public sewer systems. Typical septic systems often are expensive to install because the tank and... Read More »