Symptoms of a Failing Septic System

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There are many warning signs that will notify you of a failing septic system. These signs should be taken seriously, ignoring them could be time consuming and costly.

  • Slow drainage when flushing toilets.
  • Water backing up into drains and appliances such as sinks, toilets, tubs and washing machines.
  • Unusual “gurgling” sounds when running water or flushing toilets.
  • Areas of grass with a deeper green color or longer growth than the surrounding grass on your lawn.
  • Noticeably soggy areas of the lawn or soil.
  • Depressions forming in the soil.
  • Unpleasant odors in, or around the house.