Code Requirements for Septic Tanks
The following are minimum requirements:
1 bedroom — 1000 gallon tank
2-3 bedrooms — 1250 gallon tank
4-5 bedrooms — 1500 gallon tank
Over 5 bedrooms — 2000 gallon tank or (2) 1000 gallon tanks
If laundry goes into the septic tank, the minimum tank size will not work.
You will need to go up 1 or 2 tank sizes.
Xactics are the tanks we recommend and sell. Xactics tanks are the installed tank
of choice by American Septic Service.
Specifications on poly plastic septic tanks
- 5 year guarantee on our tanks
- Properly installed, they will not float
- A one piece tank with no seams to leak
- Safe for the environment – even lids & risers can be sealed tight
- Can be used for drinking water (potable water)
- Doesn’t crack by nature like concrete
- No large equipment needed to install
- Can be transported on a small pick-up, snowmobile trailer, etc.
- Deliveries are available upon request