All Clear Septic and Wastewater Services All Clear Septic and Wastewater Services has Title 5 Septic scheduled today in Stow, Marlborough, Wayland, Ayer, Clinton, Sterling, and Acton, MA.  The following is included in a Title 5 Septic Inspection:

  • General layout of the system components (location of the building sewer, septic tank or cesspool, distribution box and leaching field);
  • Type of use (e.g., house, school, retail space), Title 5 design flow, and whether the facility is presently occupied;
  • Analysis of the criteria specified in Title 5 that indicate system failure, and, for large systems, those which indicate threats to public health and the environment;
  • Water use records from the previous two years, if available;
  • A description of the septic tank, including its condition, approximate age, thickness of grease/scum layer, and other relevant information;
  • A characterization of the distribution box and dosing tanks with pumps, if any, such as condition and evidence of solids carryover or backup; and
  • The condition of the soil absorption system including, any signs of hydraulic failure.

If you are selling or buying a property with a septic system and you need to schedule a Title 5 Septic Inspection, or if you have any questions about Title 5 Septic Inspections, please do contact our office at 508-763-4431 or visit