Keeping Our Plumbing On Point

Keeping Our Plumbing On Point

Here's What Happens When You Install A Septic System

by Alexa Kim

When you build a new house, you may find that you need to install a septic system. The process can be quite serious, and you may need to take a lot of steps to prepare the area for septic tank installation.

Are you thinking about installing a new system? This is what you need to know.

First, You May Need to Evaluate Your Property

Before a professional can come out and evaluate your property, they may need to evaluate your property and ensure that the area you have in mind will work. Whether it works is based on a number of factors, including the soil profile, drainage capability, and more.

If your property is evaluated, the septic tank pro will get to work figuring out the layout of your home. Engineers evaluate the area to create the best possible layout for the tank and drain field. This also ensures that the septic system is in line with local regulations and ordinances. It may need to be inspected by local authorities as well.

Next, Professionals Install the System

Installation is the next step. A professional may install a simple, standard system, or they may install something more complicated based on your plans and needs. This is important because installation professionals need special licenses to handle different types of installations. Know what your contractor can do before you agree to participate.

The process begins with digging into the ground where you've decided to place your tank. Once the area is excavated, the tank is put into place. It is placed with the idea of ensuring proper drainage and filtering for water. The pros then install pipes that connect to your home's plumbing system, ensuring water can come and go as it needs to.

Finally, You Need a Plan

Part of installing a new septic system is knowing how to take care of it. Your installation pros will help you learn the best way to take care of your new septic system and ensure that you do not need to call in for maintenance assistance all the time. New installations can be tricky to learn, so you may need somebody to help you establish a solid plan.

Call a Professional Septic Professional Today

Are you ready to get a new septic installation on a new property? Now is the time to act. Call a septic service professional today to learn more about the steps involved in your installation.


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Keeping Our Plumbing On Point

After dealing with a debilitating sewage flood a few years back, I decided to turn my attention to the proper care and maintenance of our septic tank. We had never spent much time trying to keep things in good shape, but we didn't want to deal with another sewage problem. To make things right, we met with the septic tank professionals and talked about how to keep our system in good shape. We worked hard to check for problems, and we called in the professionals at the first sign of trouble. Ever since then, we haven't had any issues. This blog is all about keeping your plumbing on point.