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02 Aug 2019 / Gravity Drainfield / Sydney
Septic Tank Inspection Checklist
Failed items
6
Created actions
3
Site
Sydney
System Type
Gravity Drainfield
Address
2751 West Side Ave., Farmington WA 99128
Inspector
Jairus Clare
Conducted on

2nd Aug, 2019

7:53 AM +08

Failed items
6
Septic Tank Inspection Checklist / During the Inspection / Septic Tank
Where is the liquid level in the tank?
Below Outlet Pipe
Photos
Actions
To do
Repair septic tank
Septic Tank Inspection Checklist / During the Inspection / Septic Tank
Does the scum layer look like living, healthy soil?
No
Septic Tank Inspection Checklist / During the Inspection / Septic Tank
Can you clearly see baffles above the scum layer?
No
Photos
Septic Tank Inspection Checklist / During the Inspection / Septic Tank
Are baffles free of clogs and leaks around the seals? (If concrete—Is it intact and not corroded?)
No
Photos
Septic Tank Inspection Checklist / During the Inspection / Scum and Sludge Measurements
Did you clean the outlet baffle filter?
No
Septic Tank Inspection Checklist / During the Inspection / Gravity Drainfield Septic System
Are there no mushy or swampy areas or surfacing effluent (liquid wastewater)?
No
Actions
3
Septic Tank Inspection Checklist
6
3
Before the Inspection
Take/attach photo(s) of as-built drawing
Photos
Date of Last Septic Tank Inspection

4th May, 2016

Date of Last Septic Tank Pumping

10th Oct, 2014

Have there been any repairs on the septic tank?
No
During the Inspection
Are you inspecting with someone—who marks off this checklist as you go and calls a professional if you encounter problems?
Yes
Are you wearing protective clothing (e.g. rubber gloves and eye protection)?
Yes
Have you assembled the tools and materials needed for the inspection?
Yes
Photos
Have you reviewed the safety rules (e.g. fall and trip hazards)?
Yes
During the Inspection / Septic Tank
4
2
Are the risers watertight with no visible leaks?
Not Present
Actions
To do
Consider installing risers
Are the risers free of cracks or visible damage?
Not Present
Is the tank free of strong, overpowering odor?
Yes
Where is the liquid level in the tank?
Below Outlet Pipe
Photos
Actions
To do
Repair septic tank
Does the scum layer look like living, healthy soil?
No
Is the scum layer well below lid opening?
Yes
Can you clearly see baffles above the scum layer?
No
Photos
Are baffles free of clogs and leaks around the seals? (If concrete—Is it intact and not corroded?)
No
Photos
During the Inspection / Scum and Sludge Measurements
1
1
During the Inspection / Scum and Sludge Measurements / Scum
Inlet scum
6
Outlet scum
2
Total scum height (in inches)
8
During the Inspection / Scum and Sludge Measurements / Sludge
Inlet sludge
10
Outlet sludge
6
Total sludge height (in inches)
24
Does your tank need pumping?
Yes
Actions
To do
Schedule septic tank pumping
Did you clean the outlet baffle filter?
No
System Type
Gravity Drainfield
During the Inspection / Gravity Drainfield Septic System
1
Are there no strong odors?
Yes
Are there no mushy or swampy areas or surfacing effluent (liquid wastewater)?
No
Is there no standing water inside the inspection port(s)?
Not Present
Does the system have a distribution box?
Yes
Is it accessible?
Yes
Is the distribution box free of solid waste, scum, and clogs?
Yes
Photos
Is the distribution box free from cracks and leaks?
Yes
Does the effluent appear to be flowing evenly into all drain pipes?
Yes
After the Inspection
Are all openings covered and lids secured?
Yes
Are all tools washed and sanitized?
Yes
Are septic system maintenance records updated?
Yes
Completion
Additional Comments
Repairs needed, refer to assigned actions
Inspector Name & Signature
Jairus Clare
2nd Aug, 2019 8:31 AM +08
Completion / Other Inspector
Completion / Other Inspector / Other Inspector 1
Name & Signature
Vincent Fuentez
2nd Aug, 2019 8:32 AM +08
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