Most people who enjoy the benefits of a septic system in their homes don’t realise how fragile the system itself really is. Septic systems operate on a simple-enough principle (simple enough to not even need moving parts), though they still require adequate maintenance for optimal performance. Those who choose to forego the latter are in for a smelly, messy time. Note that various signs both inside and outside the home can herald a septic system failure. Here are a few of them that you must watch out for:
Foul Odour – Perhaps the most obvious sign of a failing septic system on this list, unpleasant smells are extremely noticeable when they seep out of the tank. The odours can manifest not only outdoors, but also indoors if not taken care of by a qualified plumber in Barrie or nearby areas.