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countrydweller2

12:08PM | 04/03/06
Member Since: 07/21/05
7 lifetime posts
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Well after many attempts to determine how the septic smell was coming into the basement I have finally come to the conclusion that I have either a crack somewhere in the actual vent pipe or a leak at one of the connections (ell, tee, coupler, etc...) Now my question is how do I go about finding where the leak is in the vent so I can fix or replace it? This has been an ongoing battle since I moved in and I just want to take a shower or run lots of water without having to leave the house because of the smell! Thanks!

doug seibert

02:24AM | 04/04/06
Member Since: 08/10/02
843 lifetime posts
Hire a Plumber familiar with a SMOKE or PEPPERMINT test........

either one should identify the location of the leak.......
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