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Septic System Installation - Questions & Answers

Can a septic system be installed during the winter? (temperatures below freezing)

Top answer: Not sure

Can a septic tank be installed under my home?

Top answer: Never

Can I build over my septic tank?

Top answer: Never

Can I drive or park on my septic leach field?

Top answer: Never

Can I install a garbage disposal if I have a septic system?

Top answer: Always

Can I install a garbage disposal if I have a septic system?

Top answer: Always

Can I plant trees or bushes on my septic leach field?

Top answer: Never

Do I need a permit to install a septic system?

Top answer: Always

Do septic tank enzymes work?

Top answer: In most cases

Does a septic system need a leach field?

Top answer: Always

Does a septic system need an aerator?

Top answer: Not sure

Does a septic system need to be vented?

Top answer: In some cases

Does a septic system require electricity?

Top answer: In some cases

Does a septic tank need a filter?

Top answer: Not sure

How far away should my well be from the septic leach field (or drainfield)?

Top answer: At least 100 feet away from the leach field

How far away should the septic tank be from a well?

Top answer: Not sure

How far away should the septic tank be from the house?

Top answer: At least 25 away

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Is a septic tank supposed to be full of water?

Top answer: Always

What is a leach field?



What is a Septic Alarm?



What is a Septic Baffle?



What is a septic Lid?



What is a Septic Riser?



What is a septic tank?



What is a septic tank riser?



What is an Engineered Septic System?



What is the difference between a cesspool and a septic system?



What size septic tank would you recommend for a typical 4 bedroom house? (1500-2000 sq. ft.)

Top answer: 1,500 gallons

Related Questions & Answers

How often do I need to pump my septic tank?

Top answer: As-needed basis

If I have a garbage disposal, should I have my septic tank pumped more frequently?

Top answer: In some cases

Regular septic tank pumping can extend the life of your leach field.

Top answer: True

Who should I contact if I'm having a problem with my septic system?



Can a home inspector perform a septic inspection?

Top answer: Yes

Am I required to have a perc test done before installing a septic system?

Top answer: Always

Do Perc Tests Expire?

Top answer: Not sure

Is It Possible to Do a Perc Test During the Winter?

Top answer: Not sure

Is it possible to do a perc test while it's raining?

Top answer: Not sure

Is it possible to obtain a septic permit without doing a perc test?

Top answer: Never

Soils with slower percolation rates need larger drain fields.

Top answer: True

What is perc testing?



Who can perform a perc test?



What is a trenchless sewer line?



Is it possible to install a water softener if I have a septic system?

Top answer: Always

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