What To Do When Onsite Septic System Fails

Septic Malfunction Part Two Andover MNOur last blog post listed Waring Signs of Septic System Failure and some of the Common Causes for Failing Septic Systems. Part Two in this CSI Custom Septic, Inc. article takes a closer look at what you should do if you suspect a Septic System Malfunction has happened or is happening now. We are also providing Andover MN homeowners with information on Financial Resources including Low Interest Loans to get the system Repaired and working properly again.


Septic Design | Installation | Maintenance

If you have recently noticed problems with your septic system you are not alone. Most on-site sewage disposal systems fail because of poor Design, improper Installation or neglecting Septic System Maintenance. A Licensed & Certified Septic Designer like CSI Custom Septic, Inc. will be able to determine the best type of system to work with your Soil Conditions and Site variables.


Sewer Backing Up Into Home

An Onsite Septic System Malfunction could result in Sewer Backing Up into your home. Contact with sewage can have serious health implications if you do not take precautions to protect yourself. Untreated wastewater and sewage water may contain harmful, disease causing pathogens and bacteria. Call the health department if you have any questions about how to proceed safely. Call an MPCA Certified Septic Contractor to fix the root of the problem.

Sewage Spill Cleanup should include the following:

  • Protective Clothing
  • Rubber Gloves
  • Mask
  • Shoe Covers
  • Eye Protection
  • Disinfect with solution of 90% Water and 10% Bleach


Financial Assistance To Repair Failing Septic System

Major Septic System Repairs can be expensive. In the case of failure, Septic System or Drainfield Replacement may be the most cost effective solution. There are some Low Interest Financing options that may be available to help pay for Septic Repairs, Upgrades or Replacement.

Check out the following Low Interest Loan and Grants Programs that have been set up to assist low income residents and others. The CSI Custom Septic, Inc. website has links for more information on the following programs:

  1. USDA Rural Housing Repair Loans & Grants
  2. Minnesota Housing.gov Fix Up Program


Licensed MN Septic Repair Contractor

As a highly experienced and respected MN Septic Services Provider, CSI Custom Septic, Inc. is here to help. We have the expertise in getting to the bottom of the underlying problem with your septic system. CSI has the License and MPCA Certification to handle Septic Repairs, Upgrades and Replacement.

In Andover MN, call CSI Custom Septic Inc. @ 763-218-4769 to for Septic System Repairs, Inspections and Installations.