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Sump Pumps: The Basics

May 23, 2018
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What is a sump pump? A sump pump is a pump used for drainage that removes accumulated water from a problematic area, such as a basement, and moves it to less problematic area outside the home. Pumps are typically placed in sump pits — holes in the ground where water can collect before being moved.…

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Sump Pump Back-Ups: The Basics

November 1, 2014

Sump pumps are important devices for homes with above average ground water. However, like all mechanical devices, they sometimes fail. Having a back up sump pump system is important for the times when the primary pump has failed. This will help prevent water damage to property and belongings in a basement. What options exist for…

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