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Leach feild
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mamahood    Posted 07-13-2004 at 10:45:36       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Hello everyone
need to get some info on the cost of a new leahing feild :<
Any help on mataianing one would be great once its fixed??


EngineerJoyce    Posted 07-13-2004 at 12:24:46       [Reply]  [Send Email]
The cost of replacing a leaching field can be extremely variable even in a specific locale. Mine cost $2500 2 years ago in Kentucky, I've heard of much higher and much lower locally, due to clay, depth do bedrock, health department regulations, slope of site, etc, etc.

I suggest you get at least 2 locally licensed septic installers to give you estimates which should include them getting any and all permits for the site.

Paying them an extra $100 for permits is a lot cheaper than you taking time off work, fighting with regulators, misunderstanding requirements, and generally losing your patience.
Best of luck.


Bkeepr    Posted 07-13-2004 at 12:12:17       [Reply]  [No Email]
The very best, easy to understand information about septic systems and how to maintain them is at the link below.

Tom A


fritz    Posted 07-13-2004 at 11:19:45       [Reply]  [No Email]
YOUMIGHT WANT TO check into permits and etc as I thought I had problems this spring . If i would have had to do it my septic tank would not have met their codes now , Get someone you can trust and do it biggest cost will be pacifying govt


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