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Find Out Online If Seepage Pits Are Allowed at Your Site in Arizona

Published on December 18, 2013 By Kathy Mills

Are you looking at installing a septic system for your project?  Do you want to find out if you can choose seepage pits for disposal? New ADEQ Webpage Shows Basin and Range Areas Where Seepage Pits Are Allowed in Arizona The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality, ADEQ, has a web page that can show you […]

Secrets of Septic Tanks with Leach Trenches

Published on April 12, 2012 By Kathy Mills

What is a Trench Leach Field Septic System? Septic leach trenches for disposal of septic tank effluent are 1 to 3 feet wide trenches that have up to 4 feet of aggregate rock with a perforated pipe installed down the middle of the trench on the top of the rock.  The pipe is connected to […]

The Importance of a Septic system

Published on February 3, 2012 By Kathy Mills

Living a rural lifestyle has its benefits for those who wish to avoid the busy atmosphere of the city. It also means that certain services aren’t available such as access to a public sewer system. In some city areas, sewer is not available due to the cost or geographic hurdles like rocky ground or hilly […]