If you have a septic tank, it can be difficult to know when you need to have it serviced. keep reading to find out what signs you should look for that indicate you need septic services.
If you see water pooling in the drainage area of the septic system, it needs to be addressed immediately. A faulty septic system can contaminate not only the water supply, but can expose you and your family to potentially harmful bacteria, viruses, and other pathogens.
Water in the septic drain field is also a bad sign. Signs of water in the septic drain field could indicate that your septic system is about to back up into your home. Because of this, you should call septic services as soon as possible to deal with the problem.
If you notice unpleasant odors outside your septic tank, you shouldn’t ignore them. These odors are a sign that your tank is in need of service and you should call a professional right away.
If your septic tank is full, your bathtub and sinks may drain slowly. While this can be caused by buildup in pipes, it can also be a sign of a full septic tank and should be inspected by a septic services technician.
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