Bad Odors Coming from Private Septic System

Sewer Gas Smells and Septic Odors MNSmelling Sewer Gas in your home can be a real cause for concern. Sewage Odors are due to decomposing sewage waste that is found within the home’s Onsite Septic System or city sewer system. Sewer Gasses can be toxic and in some cases be explosive. As a Minnesota Licensed Septic Contractor, Custom Septic Inc. (CSI) takes care of issues with Private Septic Systems. We have seen just about everything in our 19 years in the the business. Call us with any concerns you have about unusual Septic System Odors in or around your home.


Health Hazards From Sewer Gas Exposure

The smell of Sewer Gas has been compared to the smell of rotten eggs. It has a Methane component that could cause an explosion. Other health concerns associated with Septic Gas include being overcome with the obnoxious. Some individual have had bacterial sinus infections or exposure to mold spores.

  • Nausea
  • Headaches
  • Dizziness
  • Memory Problems
  • Sinus Infections
  • Pneumonia
  • Loss of Consciousness


Cause of Sewer Gas Odors

If you notice Nasty, Smelly, Sewer Smells in your Minnesota home they could be coming from a number of different sources. Below are some ways in which obnoxious septic odors can be noticed inside of the home or around the septic system.

  • Loose Toilet Fixture
  • Damaged or Inadequate Plumbing Vents
  • Dry Plumbing Fixture Traps
  • Cracks in Sewer Drain Lines
  • Clogged or Full Septic Tank
  • Cracked Vent Pipes
  • Septic System Failure
  • AC Unit improperly improperly installed directly into sewer line
  • Plumbing Vent Pipes that are clogged with rust, leaves, debris
  • Broken Sewer Pipe near sump pump tile
  • High Speed Washing Machine siphons water out of p-traps
  • Water Evaporating from dried out Floor Drain


Septic System Repairs

If the Foul Sewage Odors are coming from a Septic System Failure then Custom Septic, Inc. (CSI) can help. We provide Septic System Repairs for problems with broken septic pipes, drainfield malfunction, biomat problems or replacement of a Non-Compliant or Failed Septic System.


MN Licensed Septic Repair Technician

Custom Septic Inc. (CSI) has been providing top notch Septic Services in Minnesota for nearly twenty years. We are Fully Licensed for MN Septic System Repairs and Installations. Let us know if you are experiencing Sewer Gas Smells that are coming from the septic system. We provide Free Estimates before work has begun. There’s no need to live with the obnoxious and possibly dangerous Septic Odors when help is just a phone call away.


Contact Custom Septic, Inc. (CSI) for a Free Estimate on Septic System Repairs or Replacement at 763-218-4769