Septic Systems: Things Homeowners & Realtors Should Know

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Septic systems have been around for a very long time. In North Carolina, nearly half of the homes utilize a septic system for wastewater treatment and dispersal. Over time, as more difficult soils were used, newer types of systems were developed. Many of these newer systems require a certified operator to perform inspections and make adjustments. How are septic systems sized? What types of systems are allowed? How is a system maintained? What are common indicators of system problems? For answers to these questions and more, watch this 33 minute video:

Soils & Septic Systems: what realtors need to know

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Diana Rashash, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Diana RashashArea Specialized Agent, Water Quality / Waste Management Serves 18 CountiesBased out of OnslowCall Dr. Diana Email Dr. Diana N.C. Cooperative Extension, Onslow County Center
Posted on Jan 6, 2021
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