What Does Septic Tank Encroachment Mean?

Answer Encroachment, in real estate law, describes an object or improvement of a property that crosses the boundary of an adjoining property. Encroachment is an issue commonly faced by property owners and... Read More »

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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?

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 do I find my septic tank?

Ask AroundAsk former owners of the house if they know where the septic tank is located. Call the local health department and local plumbers, and ask if they have any records of the tank. Plumbers ... Read More »

How deep is the septic tank?

Septic tanks usually use gravity to transport waste, so the tank will need to be deeper than the deepest waste line coming from the building the tank is serving. With the sewer lines in mind, the ... Read More »