343 Shaker Heights, OH Septic Tanks and Systems

Is the grass always greener over the septic tank? You might want to ask your Ohio septic tanks and systems expert. More 
Bill Supeck Septic Svc (330) 467-5377
OH, 44067
10 miles from Shaker Heights
OH, 44240
25 miles from Shaker Heights
OH, 44266
27 miles from Shaker Heights
Antonelli Brothers Inc (440) 461-4863
OH, 44026
11 miles from Shaker Heights
Big T Plumbing (440) 466-0174
OH, 44041
38 miles from Shaker Heights
OH, 44094
13 miles from Shaker Heights
OH, 44004
46 miles from Shaker Heights
OH, 44473
48 miles from Shaker Heights
OH, 44023
13 miles from Shaker Heights
ROMO SEPTIC SERVICE (330) 746-6667
OH, 44505
50 miles from Shaker Heights
North Coast Septic (330) 995-2884
OH, 44202
14 miles from Shaker Heights
OH, 44023
15 miles from Shaker Heights
Bruce's Septic Service (440) 543-1235
OH, 44023
15 miles from Shaker Heights
Zeman Excavating Co Inc (330) 656-3959
OH, 44236
15 miles from Shaker Heights
OH, 44065
16 miles from Shaker Heights
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If you are building a Shaker Heights, OH 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 Shaker Heights, OH 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 Shaker Heights, OH 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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