Sump Pump | Sump PumpsMost type of residential homes will allow for sump pumps and backup pump installation. If your home of apartment complex do not allow for a natural gravity flow from your drainage system, you will need a dependable sump pump to mechanically remove any water collected.
A quality sump pump installation system will also include a battery backup sumppump in the event of a power failure.
Types of units. The types of units on the market will be differentiated based on style, HP size, GPH, and frame materials. Systems will come in sizes of ½ HP, 1/3 HP, ¼ HP etc. While the size of the motor will affect performance, a perhaps more important factor is gallons per hour that it is capable of pumping out. For example, ½ horsepower units can remove between 3,000 to 7,500 gallons per hour; a wide range. Your local Same Day Sump Pump dealer or installer will work with you to select the best system for your residential or commercial needs. Our company will provide you with state of the art sump pump installation as well.
Battery Backup Sump Pumps. There is a wide range of sump pump systems and units that activate in response to a power failure. An inverter can power your primary unit by converting automobile size batteries into AC current. Another choice is to find and install a battery backup pump. These units can range from 500 to 6000+ gallons of water per hour. To help you find out what size units you need, there are charts available to find out how much water your backup may be able to remove on one full charge. Most of these battery backup systems come uncluded with an automatic battery charger to recharge their batteries after use. A dependable battery backup sump pump will keep the water running away from your resisence even after the power goes out.
Generators. Other options to respond to power outages include propane and gasoline generators. Gasoline powered units are very effective and dependable, and will provide you with hours of quality service in the event of an emergency failure. While gas powered generators work very well, they must be started manually, which means that you must be home at the time of the power failure to get it going. Perhaps a better option would be a propane powered generator with automatic start-up. These systems will turn on automatically when required to. This will take some of the worry away while you are at work, on vacation, or away from home for another reason for an extended period of time. These systems will start automatically when required. These units will also start and run automatically to recharge the battery and test the system. Ideally, these systems would be the ideal choice as a battery backup sump pump.
At Same Day Sump Pump, we will help you choose a system that will be a good value for your individual home needs. For more information, you may call us to contect us directly, or fill out your information in our contact form to give us more detail about your specific sump pump installation needs.