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Close septic systems for winter the proper way

Winterize your seasonal cabin's septic system

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For Minnesota cabin owners, knowing the proper way to close a septic system for the winter helps to ensure a more positive experience when opening your cabin the following spring!

Some tips from Extension's Septic System Owner's Guide:

Stop cutting grass in the area around Labor Day to help insulate.

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