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  1. septic issue? musty smell in house, and toilet won't flush

    Plumbing
    We are desperate for some help! Our one-story house was built on a slab in 1974 and is in Arkansas on a very flat piece of land. There's been a lot of precip for the last 2 years, and the drainage is lousy, so often our yard has spots of standing water or is squishy to walk on. Our septic tank...
  2. Septic Newbie Needs Advice

    Plumbing
    I have never owned a septic before but I recently purchased a house that has a septic system. I need advice. The law here in MA requires the buyer to pay for a septic inspection prior to sale. The state certifies who can perform the inspection and stipulates what items must be inspected before...
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