816 Newington, CT Septic Tanks and Systems

Is the grass always greener over the septic tank? You might want to ask your Connecticut septic tanks and systems expert. More 
Balavender Bros Const Co (860) 224-0306
CT, 06051
4 miles from Newington
Williams W H & Sons Inc (860) 666-4376
CT, 06111
CT, 06107
5 miles from Newington
B & J Construction Co Inc (860) 224-0306
CT, 06051
4 miles from Newington
Drain Doctor (860) 828-8081
CT, 06037
5 miles from Newington
CT, 06037
5 miles from Newington
CT, 06489
10 miles from Newington
CT, 06033
11 miles from Newington
BERLIN SEPTIC (860) 828-8081
CT, 06052
6 miles from Newington
CT, 06037
7 miles from Newington
Action Septic Service (203) 235-1215
CT, 06037
7 miles from Newington
BRYANT CHRISTOPHER CO THE (860) 243-3500
CT, 06101
8 miles from Newington
Darien, CT, 06820
50 miles from Newington
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A 1 Enterprises Llc (860) 677-1329
CT, 06032
8 miles from Newington
CT, 06062
8 miles from Newington
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If you are building a Newington, CT home that isn’t near a sewer system hookup, you’ll want to hire an excavation company that specializes in septic system design and installation.

How Do Septic Tank Systems Work?


A large concrete or steel septic tank can hold up to 1,000 gallons of water. Wastewater comes down into the tank on one side from your Newington, CT home’s sewage pipes and leaves the tank on the other side. Gases go up through a vent pipe through the roof of the house. Wastewater flows out of the septic tank and into a drain field made of perforated pipes, deeply buried and covered in gravel-filled trenches.

The drain field tends to be about 6 feet deep and 2 feet wide. Ultimately, the size of the drain field depends on how well the soil absorbs water, with slow-absorbing soil requiring a larger drain field. About 3 feet of gravel covers the drain pipes, with dirt filling the remainder.

Installing a septic tank system is best left to a licensed advanced wastewater treatment system installer, who can anticipate what size drain field your Newington, CT system will need. Whether you’re working on a new build or a remodel, make sure your septic expert and installer openly communicates with your contractor or builder.

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