What is a good high-lift low-flow water pump?

Answer A good type of pump to use in a high lift low flow situation is a positive displacement pump. These work by moving a set volume of water at a time and block against backflow. The other main type o... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Flow Control Knob on a Water Pump?

Homes that are not hooked up to central sewer and water systems typically use individual septic systems and well-type systems for water. These well systems are powered in part by water pumps that h... Read More »

Will two 1.5-inch PVC pipes into a 2-inch PVC pipe flow as much water as 2-inch PVC into your pool pump and what would be the max gpm the pump could draw and would you need three 1.5-inch pipes?

Answer I'm no pool expert but I can do the basic maths. I'd presume the limiting factor on how much water will pass through a pipe is its cross sectional area, and that these are circular pipes. If... Read More »

What is a lift pump?

Many types of pumps are used in a variety of settings, but lift pumps are one of the most widely-used types of pumps in home settings. Those with aquariums or water wells may use lift pumps without... Read More »

How do you tell if your water tank is water logged and what are the symptoms of the water well pump if this occurs?

Answer if your water tank is water logged the pump will kick on almost immediatly when the water tap is opened, and will kick off shortly after it is closed.Water cannot be compressed. The air in... Read More »