Drain field repair isn’t at the top of every homeowner and property owner’s mind. However, a drain field is essential when you have a septic tank and system. When problems occur, it’s important to contact a professional right away to prevent further damage from occurring. Here are the top signs to look for if you need drain field repair.
- Your Grass is Unhealthy – If your grass and landscaping begin to look unhealthy, your drain field may need repair. Unhealthy grass can be due to sewage leaking into your yard. When a drain field is overworked, the field can become clogged and unsightly.
- Sewage Backup – If you begin to experience sewage backing up in your home, call a drain field repair specialist immediately. This typically means that your drain field isn’t doing its job and is finding other places, such as your home, to unload.
- Pooling Water – Pooling water could indicate several things, such as a septic tank that needs to be pumped, a broken pipe, or clogging. Regardless, if the issues are not addressed it can cause further damage. In these circumstances, drain field repair is likely necessary.
We hope these top signs will help you indicate if you need drain field repair. If you experience unhealthy grass around your septic tank, pooling water, or sewage backup of some sort, call a professional immediately. If you have any questions regarding drain field repair, or other services we provide, please contact us at Quality Septic Inc. today!