If you worried about flooding in your basement or crawlspace, a good option is a water driven sump pump. Even when the electricity goes out, a water driven sump pumps can keep vulnerable areas of your home from flooding. You are especially at risk during storms. Like other types of sump pumps, water-driven units have several benefits that others do not. This type of sump pump uses your home’s water pressure to create a suction that pumps out water. Let’s break down some of the differences.
Benefits of a Water Driven Sump Pump
With fewer moving parts and a simple design, you’re less likely to have a failure due to defective parts. Again, these water-driven units require less maintenance because of the uncomplicated design. No electricity is involved. They work when the power is out without needing a battery backup. You have continuous coverage against flooding. They are very cost-effective when you buy them, and in terms of maintenance required. Because they don’t require electricity, they are more energy-efficient.
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- Davidsonville, MD
- Eastport, MD
- Edgewater, MD
- Gambrills, MD
- Glen Burnie, MD
- Hanover, MD
Installation of a Water Driven Sump Pump
Putting in a sump pump that relies on your home’s water supply is not a DIY job. At ABEND Services, we can help you by installing and maintaining your pump. We’ll position the pump in the sump pit to ensure you get the best performance. We’ll have all the tools for the job and attach the pump to your water supply. Having a professional install your water-driven sump pump is the best way to make sure that all the pipes are secure and the check valve is in the correct position.
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Maintaining the Sump Pump
As we mentioned earlier, one of the primary benefits of a Water-Driven sump pump is simplicity of design. We still recommend that you have us perform a maintenance check yearly or bi-yearly. You can do this as a stand-alone service call or as part of your six-month plumbing check through your ABEND Home Service Subscription.
We would love to talk with you about water-driven sump pumps. Let’s evaluate your home to see if one would be a good fit. Contact ABEND Services today… Let’s Get Started!