Things To Know About A Septic System Inspection Before Putting Your Home On The Market

If you plan to put your home on the market in the near future, you need to be sure that it passes all necessary inspections first, to ensure that it is in good enough condition to sell. Many people forget to get their Title V septic system inspected before trying to sell their home. The guide below walks you through everything you need to know about a septic system inspection. Inspect the Location of the Septic Tank The first thing the inspector will do is determine the location of the septic tank. There are guidelines regarding how far the septic tank has to be from the home for optimal health and safety of the home. The inspector will determine if

Learn What To Do If You Stumble Upon An Old Septic Tank In Your Yard

If you want to give your home more personality, you may want to consider updating the landscaping around the house. If your home is older, you may dig up an area while landscaping and find an old septic tank underground. If you find an old, underground septic tank, it is important to know what to do to dispose of it safely. The guide below walks you through the steps to take when you find an underground septic tank that is no longer being used in your yard. Contact Your Local Branch of the Environmental Protection Agency The first thing you need to do is to contact the local branch of the Environmental Protection Agency to have the tank inspected. There

Instructions For New Homeowners With Septic Tanks

Are you the new owner of a home with a septic tank? Are you used to living in the city and being hooked up to the city sewer line? Having a house with a septic tank doesn’t have to be complicated, but there are still things that you should do and that you should not do to avoid future problems. Before you move into your new home, here are some things that you should keep in mind about having a septic tank: No more laundry day: Many people are used to doing laundry all on one day. They may spend every Saturday washing all of the dirty bedding, towels, clothes and whatever else needs to be done. If your home is