Sump Pump Replacement Chicago
Anyone who has ever experienced a flooded basement due to failure of sump pump understands the importance of a reliable sump pump for your Chicago, IL business or home. A single inch of water in the basement can lead to thousands of dollars of losses in carpets, damaged furniture, other business items and personal irreplaceable property.
Your best defense against such basement flooding is a high quality and reliable sump pump. It is also important that sump pump is serviced on a regular basis as you never know when it may fail and that may cause flooding in the basement.
Here at YourPlumberIL.com, we specialize in sump pump replacement. Our team of plumbers consists of highly trained professionals and they can replace the broken sump pump in no time. We carry a variety of sump pumps from all the leading brands. We also offer battery backup systems to keep the sump pump running when heavy rains knockout your power as well.
We offer 24 x 7 emergency services and carry a bar wide variety of sump pumps from leading brands. Give us a call when you discover a broken sump pump and protect your business and home from flooding.
What is a Sump Pump?
In simple terms, a sump pump can be defined as an electrical device that is commonly used in flood prone areas of Chicago to pump the water from the basements to the storm drains.
These pumps keep working great for a number of years when maintained properly but there are times when they fail due to a variety of reasons. If the sump pump breaks down during heavy rains, it is likely that your basement will be flooded and will damage everything you have kept there.
Therefore, it is important that you inspect your sump pump on a regular basis and call us for sump pump replacement to ensure that your basement is kept dry when heavy rains hit your area next time.
Some of the common signs of a broken sump pumps include overflowing water, no power in the pump, no discharge of water even when the motor is running or there is a false odor coming from the pump. It is important that you give us a call when you notice any of these signs.
There is a wide variety of sump pumps available with us and these are available at an affordable price.
These pumps are usually categorized on the basis of their water removal capacity.
A 1/3 hp standard sump pump can remove up to 2200 gallons of water in an hour. A 1/2 hp extreme sump pump can remove up to 3000 gallons of water in an hour. A 3/4 hp super sump pump can remove up to 5000 gallons of water in an hour.
These sump pumps are very sturdy and will last you a long time. In addition to sump pumps, we also supply battery backups to power the sump pumps in case of power failure.
Battery backups are important in case you live in a flood prone area or have experienced a flooded basement before and want to avoid the stress of flooded basement completely. Our expert team of plumbers can perform battery backup installation to protect your home from emergency flood damage.
Some Sump Pump Facts
Most of the sump pumps fail due to switch failure but the pump itself keeps working.
Unfortunately, many people realize the importance of having a battery backup too late. Battery backup systems are extremely important to ensure that your sump pump keeps working in the event of a power failure due to heavy rains.
While it is important to get a high-quality sump pump installed, it is equally important that this equipment is serviced and maintained at least once each year. If it is not inspected and serviced regularly, it may not work when you need it the most and your basement will flood.
There are a number of different types of sump pumps available in the market. You should choose the equipment based on your individual requirements to protect against worst-case scenario.
In addition to the sump pump, you should also get a high water alarm to be warned of equipment failure that may lead to flooding.
Give us a call today for sump pump replacement.
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