GENERAL INFO Properly designed plumbing systems are critical in a cold climate. There are many factors to consider, including storage, supply, waste, ventilation, and septic systems. A cold climate poses additional challenges for water holding tanks, pipes, and leech fields. CCHRC ABOUT US Boilers Sewage treatment plant (STP) Cleaning out the STP Domestic Hot Water Septic Alternatives for summer water heating Electric water heating Should I put a blanket on my hot water heater? What is a tankless water heating system? How do I care for my home septic system Copyright © 2012 Cold Climate Housing Research Center, Inc.     |    1000 Fairbanks Street    |    Fairbanks, AK 99708      |      907-457-3454      |      Contact Us      |      Sitemap      |      Disclaimer