FAQ’s

Things home buyers and homeowners should know about their septic systems:

  • What is a Septic Tank?
    What is a Leach Field?
    How does a septic system work?
    What does the existing septic system consist of at my new home?
    Is septic system maintenance necessary?


  • Helpful Links

    Understanding Septic Systems
    Home Buyer's Detailed Guide to Septic Systems
    Septic Systems and their Mantenance
  • Do I have a Cesspool or Drywell? How do I know if the septic system is working properly?
    What septic inspections and tests should I perform when I am buying a home?
    How long will a septic system last?