top of page
  • Writer's pictureTechnihouse

Technihouse Tip of the Week - Back-up Sump Pump

Updated: May 25, 2021

Be Safe ... Not Sorry

Sump pumps should be cleaned and inspected annually. Make sure there are no tree roots growing into the crock or sump. Remove any debris. Verify the discharge line is not obstructed or broken and that the check valve (1 way valve) is working properly and not leaking. Finally, make sure there is a secure and child resistant cover over the sump.

If your house has a sump pump you should install an alternate energy back-up pump. (Battery or water pressure types are available.) If your primary pump fails or the power goes out, your basement, crawl space or lower level could flood. An alternate energy back-up pump could prevent flooding and/or damage.

10 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Buying a flipped home

Pay Attention to “Flipped” Properties Before You Purchase! No house is trouble-free. This includes flipped houses that ‘look’ terrific! First, check and see if the house is a flip. Get a realtor to he

Bình luận

Không thể tải bình luận
Có vẻ như đã có sự cố kỹ thuật. Hãy thử kết nối lại hoặc làm mới trang.
bottom of page