Modern septic systems are an engineering marvel which allow for the basic structure of modern society by allowing for indoor plumbing. The basic concept is fairly simple in that it allows for waste water to be diluted before returning to the ground where it is naturally filtered through the earth to safely return to the water table. For the system to work in practical application, however, requires a bit of thought and planning toward the general design and the customization for it to be suitable in the specific scenario in which it is installed. To assure continued function requires ongoing maintenance and repair processes.
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