Septic System Types
This system uses compressed air to help aerate the wastewater entering the leaching bed.
Clear Stream System
This system uses aeration to treat the wastewater before it enters the leaching bed.
This system uses a manufactured peat moss like media to first filter the effluent before entering the area bed.
Eljen Septic System
The Eljen is a shallow-bury trench like system that uses a cuspated plastic core wrapped in a filter fabric to allow the effluent to oxygenate during the draining process.
Latimer Excavating was the first company in the Ottawa and surrounding area to install the Eljen system since its introduction to the Ottawa market.
Conventional Type System
This system uses a sand filter base and granular around perforated piping for treatment of the effluent entering the leaching bed.
Infiltrator Chamber System
Infiltrator chamber systems are installed using recycled plastic shells which house a pressure pipe that allows the effluent to trickle through the sand filter.
This system uses an air pump to aerate the effluent before it enters the leaching bed.
Filter Media System
This system uses a specified manufactured filter sand as part of it's leaching bed system.