Case studies for California’s Challenging Septic issues

California’s septic issues are well known. Poor soils, small lots, steep slopes, high groundwater or the proximity to waterways has created unusable homesites and many landowners who has had no choice but to sit on their unusable land until a solution could be found.

In 2005, Superior On-Site Solutions started manufacturing the HOOT Wastewater Treatment System.  Since then, we have provided Californian’s with the ability to build their homes or commercial buildings on land, where a few years prior, septic installations were not allowed.

The homeowner was shocked when she was informed that connecting to the local sewer system was not only rejected by the County.  Read More

The family’s septic mound system was not only “unsightly.”  But when it failed, it became a health hazard as well.  Read More