Why does sump pump turn off?

Answer 1- Thermo overload 2- Pumping against too high a head (static pressure) cause by excessive piping or a partial stoppage or undersized piping or to many restrictions such as short radius ells or a ... Read More »

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What is the function of a sump pump?

A sump pump prevents water damage in a basement by periodically flushing away water that has collected around the foundation.WaterWater can collect around the foundation of a house because of poor ... Read More »

How to Replace Sump Pump Oil?

If you notice a strange smell or smoke coming from your sump pump, the problem could be with the oil inside. In order to work properly, these fixtures require oil to lubricate the moving parts ins... Read More »

What size sump pump to put in?

You have to calculate the rainfall for that area to get the correct gpm. You need to include variables like rain gutters, also include all flat areas you must do length times width including roof d... Read More »

How do I size a sump pump?

Consider the HorsepowerLook at the important factor of a sump pump, which is its horsepower, not its size. Do not choose a large sump pump because you have a large house or vice versa.Do Your Homew... Read More »