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Most Lake Forest Plumbers will let you that your home’s main sewer line is buried beneath the yard, making it difficult to identify a potentially broken sewer-line.


Lake Forest Plumbers say, every now and then, your toilet, drain or sink can have a section that gets a little plugged up, in these instances a clog can be a quick fix.

However, when a clog occurs frequently, especially at multiple drains, this may be a sign of an obstructed sewer line.

Soggy Water Spots In The Yard

Lake Forest Plumbers say, a leaking sewer line can be caused by a break or collapse. Some of these leaks are harder to detect than others, especially in areas where the sewage line is buried deep underground.

Even though a leak inside the sewer line is all but invisible, it may manifest itself in warmer climates where it isn’t necessary to spoil lines very heavy because of a shallow frost.

Unsavory Odors

You may not always be able to identify where a sewage line issue is exactly, but there’s a good chance that you will smell it. Any odor of sewer gas that is sufficiently powerful to permeate a house is a telltale sign of a plumbing issue.

This might be an indication of a sewer line clog, even as backups will often push smelly sewer gases up drains. But if the odor is especially powerful in the yard, the more likely scenario is that the sewer line is leaking


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