One of the things that has been holding us back from putting the old house on the market, besides finishing up multitudes of projects, is the need for a new septic system. The old one was limping along for years; fine for us but wouldn't have passed inspection.
Last fall we had the design, permits and contractor all lined up and ready to go. The only thing holding us up was permission from the Department of Health to actually break ground. Apparently the soil conditions at that time were not right, so the waiting game began.
Tuesday night Alan got a call from the contractor that they would be starting the next day. Alan went over Thursday night to check on the progress and take some pictures: