Septic System Care

Protect your investment! More than 78,000 Snohomish County homes rely on septic systems. A failing septic system can be expensive to repair and is a serious health risk to your family and pets.

By practicing proper septic system care and maintenance, you can protect your family's health and keep your septic system running for years to come.

Helpful resources are listed below.

Your Septic System - Easy Ways to Keep It Running


Septic BMP handout
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The Snohomish Health District is your best resource for information and assistance on:

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Snohomish County's Savvy Septic Program provides financial assistance and additional resources concerning your septic system. Learn more about this program and resources it has to offer: