Houston Plumber - Backup your home against flooding
Battery-Operated Backup Sump Pump
The submersible pump has no moving parts and is powered by batteries, making it a good choice for homes that experience power outages frequently. Even when the power is out, the battery-operated pump will continue to operate, ensuring your home is protected against flooding.
Water-Powered Backup Sump Pump
This is a photovoltaic (PV) pump, which is powered by water pressure and therefore an environmentally friendly alternative. It’s also a good choice for people who live in regions where the power goes out frequently.
Manual Backup Sump Pump
Because it is manually powered, this pump does not require any electricity to function. This makes it an excellent alternative for houses that don’t have access to electricity.
Automatic Backup Sump Pump
When it detects water in the sump pit, this sort of pump is switched on automatically. This makes it a great option for individuals that want to ensure their property is protected from flooding but don’t want to have to check on the pump all of the time.
Portable Backup Sump Pump
This is a pump that can be taken with you when you travel. It’s small and compact, making it simple to transport. It’s also fantastic for people who want to bring their pump along on vacation.
What is a sump pump?
A sump pump is a device that is used to remove water that has accumulated in a sump pit. The water is typically pumped out of the pit and away from the home or business to avoid flooding.
How does a sump pump work?
Sump pumps are typically installed in a sump pit, which is a hole that is dug in the basement floor. The pit is usually lined with a plastic or metal liner to prevent water from seeping into the basement. A sump pump is placed in the pit and connected to a power source. When water accumulates in the pit, the pump turns on and pumps the water out of the pit and away from the home or business.
Why do I need a sump pump?
Sump pumps are typically installed in homes or businesses that are located in areas that are prone to flooding. The pump helps to remove water from the basement or crawl space so that it does not accumulate and cause flooding.
How often should I test my sump pump?
Sump pumps should be tested monthly to ensure that they are working properly. Most manufacturers recommend that the pump be tested before the start of the rainy season.