Perc testing… You’ll hear this term thrown around a lot by Real Estate Agents, but what does it really mean? The purpose of the testing is to determine if the soils on a particular lake lot are suitable for an on lot septic system. As a seller having the lot perc tested and a septic […]
Septic System Alternatives for Small Lakefront Lots
Many factors require homeowners to consider alternative septic systems for small lakefront lots. Coping with the limitations of a small leachfield on their property prompts them to seek alternative small lot septic systems to safely, effectively and affordably treat their wastewater. Today’s post is all about septic system alternatives so you are knowledgeable before buying […]
The Truth About Lakeside Septic Systems
You’ve just purchased your new lakeside home and it comes with a septic tank… but you have never dealt with one before. You’re in luck because today’s post is about to uncover the truth about lakeside septic systems! Septic Tank Repairs VS Septic Tank Maintenance: Why fix what’s not broken? Well it’s time to rethink […]
Do Most Lakefront Homes Have On-site Septic Systems?
About 40% of the lakefront homes you view will have on-site septic systems, and when properly designed and installed, they are very functional and sanitary. Here’s some things you need to know if this is your first experience with them: In simplest terms, a septic system consists of a holding tank which retains solid waste […]