Septic Problems - Sewage Back-up & Gurgling
Sewage back-up, gurgling, or slow draining sinks and toilets are signs of a possible blockage in the plumbing or septic system.
Blockages typically occur at the following locations:
A fixture trap ...more
A pipeline bend. ...more
Pipeline freeze spot. ...more
Septic tank inlet baffle. ...more
Septic tank outlet filter. ...more
Broken pipeline. ...more
Drain (leach) field plugging. ...more
Please see the more detailed discussion of causes for leach field plugging presented under "Plugged Drain field - How did this happen?"