What size septic tank do I need?

Answer The size of a septic tank that a homeowner needs depends on the size of the home. Single-family homes should have a septic tank that holds 500 to 1,500 gallons of water. For a home with one to two ... Read More »

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What is the size of a normal septic tank?

Septic tank size depends on setting and usage. Requirements differ for industrial, commercial or residential sites and tank size varies according to the average daily water flow needed. For residen... 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?

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 »