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Serving Northern Virgina / Washington DC Metro Area Customers Since 1987

Northern Virginia Perc Testing

A rural home, without access to a municipal sewage system, needs to have its own septic system. A requirement of having a septic system, is that the land passes what is known as “perc testing.” A failed perc test means that no house can be built. Therefore, before you make an offer to buy a rural home -- or homesite to build a new house on -- get perc testing done in Lovettsville.

The type of soil you have greatly influences the outcome of perc testing in Lovesttsville. For instance:

  • Soils with high sand and gravel content usually drain the best
  • Soils with a high clay content or solid rock are the worst for draining
  • Most soils fall somewhere in the middle with a mix of course sand and gravel particles, small silt particles, and miniscule clay particles – the smallest.

Perc testing requirements in Lovettsville may vary from other areas in the country, so make sure that you contact a licensed perc testing company, such as SES. Serving customers throughout Northern Virginia since 1987, SES specializes in residential and commercial septic system testing, design, installation and maintenance.

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  • Virginia Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association
  • National Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association
  • Water Environment Federation
  • Virginia Association of Counties
  • Northern Virginia Building Industry Association
  • Design Build Institute of America
  • Better Business Bureau
  • Dulles Area Realtors Association
  • Prince William Regional Chamber of Commerce

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Responsible Management Entity

SES is one of only three businesses to be licensed as a Responsible Management Entity. Loudoun County Virginia was the first in the Nation to establish requirements for an RME based on EPA recommendations. SES manages several communities required to have an RME.

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  • Licensed Conventional & Alternative Onsite Soil Evaluators (AOSE)
  • Licensed Conventional and Alternative Onsite Sewage System Operators
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  • NSF Certified Septic System Inspectors
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