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4 Signs You Need a Septic System Repair

It’s extremely important your septic system is in good condition. After all, if your septic system is damaged it could cause further damage in your home and even put your health at risk. That being said, it’s important to be able to identify any damages in your septic system so you can hire a plumber to repair it in a timely manner. Check out the top four signs you need a septic system repair below.

  1. septic system repairFlushing Problems

Flushing problems is one of the most common signs you need a septic system repair. While clogs happen every now and then, they shouldn’t happen regularly. If you notice your toilet clogs regularly or has difficulty flushing, then you should hire a plumber to inspect your septic system.

  1. Random Patches of Greener Grass

While you might think your lawn is thriving for a random reason, random patches of greener grass on your lawn is usually a sign that you need a septic system repair. After all, waste is a great fertilizer. So, unless you’ve started doing more lawn maintenance than you normally do, then you should call your plumber if you notice any abrupt changes in your lawn near your septic tank.

  1. Noisy Pipes

It can be difficult determining whether or not your septic system is blocked. But, one of the surefire signs something is stuck in your septic system is if you hear any obscure noises, such as gurgling and rippling, in your pipes.

  1. Odors

When you need a septic system repair, your septic system will most likely all the foul odors escape out of it. While you might not smell these odors immediately in your home, you will most likely be able to smell them from your front yard. Standing water near your septic tank in combination with foul odors in your yard is also a definite sign your septic system needs to be repaired.