Bad smells? Sewage backup? Extremely slow drains? Pooling water or marshy areas on your property? These are all signs that may point to a full or leaking septic tank. If you notice any of these warning signs, you should have your septic tank inspected immediately. An expert plumber will be able to diagnose possible septic tank repair issues.
Trust your instincts, if you are noticing a sewage odor coming from your septic tank, from the area of your septic tank drain field, or even inside your home it would be advisable to have your septic tank inspected for repairs. Another sign that you might need a repair could come from your house drains. Are they draining slowly? Do they make odd noises? These are indications that your septic tank cannot handle the amount of water going into it. Lastly, pooling water or puddles of water in the location of your septic tank or septic tank drain field is a big clue that your tank is in need of repair.”