NEVER DRIVE OVER YOUR SEPTIC TANK OR LEACH FIELD!
WHEN WAS THE LAST TIME YOU PUMPED OUT YOUR TANK?
DOES YOUR TANK HAVE A RISER? OR AN OUTLET FILTER?
WHAT KIND OF SEPTIC TANK DO YOU HAVE?
OLD FASHION: Steel tanks, the baffles and lids are now deteriorating. Some homes have home made Cess pools, pits and mig-shift tanks. Your Solids need to be contained, once leaving your tank area you are contaminating your soil.
DO YOU HAVE A DISTRIBUTION BOX? INSPECT FOR CRACKING, IT MUST BE LEVEL!
OLD FASHION: WHAT KIND OF PIPING IS IN YOUR LEACH? Orange-berg pipe is deteriorating from the inside-out and very corrosive.
DOES YOUR LEACH AREA HAVE STONE? FELT PAPER? DRY WELLS? SIX FOOT ON CENTER BETWEEN THE TRENCHES.