By Chaya Kurtz, Networx

Yikes! A backed up sewer line is one of the worst nightmares of homeowners. How do you know if your sewer line might be backing up, and it's not just a routine plumbing problem you are facing?

A Seattle plumber posted some tips for identifying some signs. Some include: muddy brown water coming up from a drain, a bubbling toilet when not in use, and water pooling on the floors near bathroom fixtures.

Sewage coming up in your yard is a definite sign that you might need to auger your sewer line.

Source: https://www.networx.com/blog/plumbing-tip-signs-of-a-backed-up-sewer