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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 […]

Choosing an Engineer for Your Water or Wastewater System Project?

Published on December 28, 2011 By Kathy Mills

When you decide where to buy a home and to live, what do you consider? Most likely you looked for a community where the citizens are happy, healthy, and comfortable. Part of being all three is having a clean, safe, and constant water supply and clean environment. Many of us take for granted that when […]

Introduction to septic-design.info

Published on July 5, 2010 By Kathy Mills

The purpose of this blog is to discuss issues related to septic system or on-site wastewater system design in Arizona.  The state rules and related County rules are what control the design process. Topics that will be covered: 1. Site Investigations (percolation testing): preparing for testing, steps to complete field work and report. 2. Building […]