Septic Tanks & Treatment Plants
Sewage Treatment Plants
Off mains drainage, Septic Tanks and Treatment Plants, JCS Plumbing & Drainage are specialists in sewage treatment plants, We carry out the installation and repairs of all off mains drainage systems throughout Lancashire, Cumbria and Cheshire
Installing a septic tank or treatment plant can be complicated, There are many rules and regulations surrounding septic tanks covering everything from where it can be sited,Occupancy of the property, Ground conditions, to where the waste water effluent must be discharged once it leaves the septic tank, JCS Plumbing & Drainage are specialists in Treatment plant installtion and septic tank problems..
If you need some advice, we are always more than happy to help you.
Rules state It is no longer legal to discharge waste water effluent from a septic tank straight into a watercourse, ditch, stream or river so it can only go to a soakaway or drainage field
You will be required by law to install a new sewage treatment plant system.
Precise calculations are needed to design a fully operational, environmentally friendly drainage field for existing septic tanks and new sewage treatment plant systems, this is very crucial to avoid future tank problems.
Perculation tests are required to asses that the ground is suitable for a below ground drainage field, JCS Plumbing and Drainage carry out percolation testing throughout the region.
More information on percolation tests can be found here
If you are looking to install a new sewage treatment plant because your existing septic tank is damaged, leaking or causing enviromental issues, we can help!
We are experts in the installations of off mains drainage systems both foul water and surface water drains from repairs to upgrades and new builds, we cover all your drainage requirements.
Buying a property with a septic tank?
Year 2020 the new law states that all septic tanks currently discharging into a watercourse or ditch need to be changed by this date for a sewage treatment plant.
Dont get caught out with the cost of a replacement septic tank, A septic tank survey inspection is every rural homebuyers priority.
JCS Plumbing & Drainage can help, We carry out Septic tank surveys and install new treatment plants, More information on the 2020 ban Here.