The Sunny Plumber Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Sump Pumps’

Do I Really Need a Sump Pump?

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

sunny-plumbersWell, that is really a subjective question. Do you really need to go to the doctor for your annual checkups? Do you really need to get the oil in your car changed as suggested? There are no laws dictating that you do such things—but you probably do because you know that they really are in your best interest. The same is true of a sump pump. You are not going to have your home repossessed for negligence if you don’t have one in place.

But the potential problems that you may run into may leave you wishing that your home was no longer your problem! The sump pump serves one function and one function only, and that is to protect your home in the instance of flooding. This is not only important in areas where heavy rains or rapid snowmelt are common. Anything, including plumbing leaks, could necessitate the type of protection that only a sump pump in Tucson has to offer.

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Why Sump Pump Maintenance Is Important

Monday, September 26th, 2016

If you know enough about sump pumps to have one installed in your home, then you know how important they can be. A sump pump is a vital part of protecting your home from water damage caused by flooding. However, they are not systems that you can just install and ignore indefinitely. Read on to find out about why sump pump maintenance is vital for keeping your home protected.

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The Benefits of Sump Pumps

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Flooding may not seem like that big of a threat in Arizona. When it comes to home-submerging floods, you’re probably right. However, floods don’t need to be massive in order to cause massive amounts of damage. Even a small amount of water damage can cause thousands of dollars in repair costs. If you want to protect all but the most extreme flooding, it’s a good idea to install a sump pump in your home. Let’s take a look at how a sump pump works, and how it can protect you.

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When Should You Consider Installing a Sump Pump?

Monday, June 15th, 2015

If you live in an area that frequently floods, you probably know the pain of having your basement become a subterranean lake. Having a basement flood is a terrible thing. Everything incurs water damage, your air conditioner and heater may need replacing, and all sorts of problems crop up as a result. If you want to prevent this from happening, the best thing to do is to install a sump pump. Let’s take a look at what a sump pump actually is, and how it can prevent your basement from flooding.

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