Resources

Water quality and treatment resources

At Septic Check, we want to help customers understand not only the “how” of our systems and services, but also the “why” behind everything we do — environmental stewardship that protects our resources now and into the future, while providing superior function that meets immediate water treatment needs. The following links represent resources that share our commitment and goals, or offer helpful education and information regarding water quality and related issues, that make a difference for all of us.

Educational links

University of Minnesota Water Resources Center

Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) NOTE: THIS LINK IS NO LONGER VALID. PLEASE ADVISE. NEW LINK OR REMOVE IT?

Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) NOTE: THIS LINK IS NO LONGER VALID. PLEASE ADVISE. NEW LINK OR REMOVE IT?

Industry associations

Business associations


From the Blog...

Restricted site: Isle, MN

Overview: This customer had a non compliant septic system with little space for a replacement system due to set backs and a small lot. The only available space left was between their two driveways. Solution: A box mound system was designed to enable the customer to save space and have a standard sized drainfield on […]

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New construction with advanced treatment: Milaca, MN

Overview: Owners of a new sustainably built home wanted a septic system that treats to a higher standard and has an exceptionally long life. Solution: Install a Multi-Flo advanced treatment unit to remove 95% of contaminates. The drainfield life is extended indefinitely because of the highly treated effluent. Annual maintenance assures long term proper operation.

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New construction on wooded lot: Brainerd, MN

Overview: This customer was building a new house on 100 acres of property.  The homeowner wanted to preserve the wooded home site with its many large trees.  The customer had a tight timeline to complete the system during a wet fall with winter approaching. Solution: A drainfield location was chosen to fit in between large […]

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Advanced Treatment Systems

Overview: There are many properties that do not have room for a conventional septic system.  Lake lots tend to have problems meeting setbacks to the lake, neighbor’s lot, wells, and other structures. For some properties, holding tanks have been the conventional fix for the lack of space. Solution: Since each site is different, a site […]

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