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  1. Homesteading Questions
    ...turned an old septic into a root cellar or storm shelter? I recently discovered that my new property never had the old septic collapsed (10 years ago). I recently had a suggestion to pump it out and have the top removed to turn it into a food storage. Anyone ever done this? Tips on where to...
  2. Homesteading Questions
    Hi all! I'm buying a 1.5 acre property with a septic system but don't understand them beyond the 'don't build on top of them' and 'don't flush any junk down them'. Is anyone well versed enough to tell me what this diagram means as it pertains to what I should do regularly to promote the...
  3. Homesteading Questions
    Not sure if this is the right place to post but my septic tank needs to be replaced. So my question is do I need a special type tank or will a regular water tank work? I have a 750 gallon water tank that came off a water truck that is in practically new condition. Is there any reason that...
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