Are you selling your home? Home Sale Inspections are required by most lenders to occur
within 6 months of the sale. This type of inspection occurs after a septic tank pumping and
tests the integrity of the septic tank, condition of components, and drainfield. Home Sale
Inspection protect the seller and potential buyer of the property, giving an unbiased report of
the system’s condition filed with Snohomish County Health Department.
Depending on what type of system you have, Routine Maintenance Inspections are
required annually or every 3 years. This inspection can be done with or without
pumping the septic tank as well. It is important to know the type of system you
have to abide by WA STATE LAW.
Per Washington State Law (WAC 246-272A-0270) –