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.
A Homeowner’s Guide to a Healthy Sewage (Septic) System
OOWA’s Communications and Onsite Technical Committees have produced a brochure that details all the fundamentals you need to know to maintain and manage your onsite sewage system. Follow us on Facebook for our weekly “Homeowner Hints”!
Septic System Approval Process
It is critical that Ontario residents understand the septic system approval process before they begin. Learn about what you need, how to file, and how to find a Septic System contractor with our septic system approval process page.
Finding a Septic System Designer/Installer
Installing and servicing a Septic System may seem like an intimidating process, but with the help of professionals you can trust, there is nothing to be wary of. OOWA can help guide you toward finding the right professional or services.
How a Septic System Works
Want to know how a Septic System really works? Or what you can do to maintain your septic system to ensure its operation and longevity? OOWA can help to explain it all!
Buying & Selling a Property
Learn about what you need to know when buying a property with a Septic System and what you need to know when selling.
Septic Tank Additives
Ever wondered what septic tank additives are and what they do? OOWA explains what you need to know.
Below is a selection of videos created and/or sourced by OOWA to provide further guidance on important topics related to your sewage (septic) system.
Septic Systems Basics Webinar
Septic (Sewage) System Do's and Don'ts
Septic System Basics for Homeowners
FOCA Cottage Country Septic System
Septic Systems & Septic Inspections for Rural Properties