Rural homeowners are also wastewater treatment system operators and need to take this role seriously. A regular maintenance schedule along with proactive care is your best strategy to lifelong system functionality and optimizing your system’s performance.
OOWA’s Communications and Onsite Technical Committees have produced “A Homeowner’s Guide to a Healthy Sewage (Septic) System.” This brochure details all the fundamentals you need to know to maintain and manage your onsite sewage system. Please download and print a copy. Be sure to share copies with your neighbours!
A Homeowner’s Guide to a Healthy Sewage (Septic) System – Download
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Learn about what you need to know when buying a property with a Septic System, and what you need to know when selling.