Where is the septic tank located?

Answer The septic tank is located at least five feet from the building and buried from one to three feet below ground. A map of the septic system should be on file at the county recorder's office. Find th... Read More »

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How Far Should a Septic Tank Be From a Well?

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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 often do I need to empty my septic tank?

Three factors determine when to empty a septic system: size of tank, the number of people in the house and the volume of solids in the wastewater. In a four-person household, 500-gallon tanks requi... Read More »

How far should you put the septic tank from the house?

The septic tank should be set approximately 10 feet from the house, but this can vary depending on your local and state regulations. Installation of a septic tank requires a permit and drawn plans... Read More »