The following brochures are designed to answer many common questions concerning on-site sewage systems (OSS).
Living with your septic system This brochure explains how to take good care of your on-site sewage system in your daily practices. There are many things that homeowners can do in their daily lives to keep their systems functioning for a long time.
Time to pump This brochure discusses how often a septic tank should be pumped.
Tank replacement brochure If an OSS has a steel tank the department recommends immediate replacement. This brochure describes the requirements and process for replacing a broken septic tank. It does not discuss the process for replacing a failing septic system.