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Septic Systems

Thread in 'General Discussion' started by ricksconnected, Dec 6, 2018.

  1. ricksconnected

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    anybody here work on septic systems that might be open to a few questions?
     
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    No but I’ve been told I’m full of ....
     
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    The environmental health specialist (EHS) at your county health department might be able to answer questions if you have a failing system. The EHS is the one who issues the permits and makes construction inspections.

    My gravel trench system failed 4 years after it was installed. It was installed per specs of a contracted soil scientist, however; he had miscalculated the depth. I was forced to install a new one to proper depth that perks well. Used the EZ-Lay drain tile and the system has been working well for 24 years now. Per USDA regs, the tank is pumped every nine years and the discharge outlet is inspected.
     
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    no they cant help with diag and repairs
     
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    If you ask the questions, you might get an answer. Nobody is going to admit being a turd wrassler.
     
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    Depending where you are located, look up Banks Septic if you can't find what you need here.
     
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    doing what?
     
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    mostly municipal wastewater equipment.
     
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