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HOW TO REMOVE AND FIT A NEW SUMP PUMP

HOW TO REMOVE AND FIT A NEW SUMP PUMP

TOOLS NEEDED TO FIT YOUR SUMP PUMP Pipe wrenches Tape rule Hammer Gloves Screwdrivers Spirit level Pipe saw Drill File Other Materials ...

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Top necessary basement waterproofing products

Top necessary basement waterproofing products

It is often believed that by purchasing houses with reinforced concrete, one can enjoy relative immunity from the common problem of seepage, leakage and basement flooding. Soon ...

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Sump Pump Noise Problems and Solutions

Sump Pump Noise Problems and Solutions

When you refer to our ultimate sump pump comparison chart, you will notice that the products we’ve listed include many of the quietest pumps available in the market. The reason ...

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Prevent Basement Flooding Tips

Prevent Basement Flooding Tips

It is a commonly held belief that if one installs a sump pump using an ultimate sump pump comparison chart, he/she will never again have to worry about basement flooding. Much ...

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The DIY Guide to Replacing the Sump Pump without calling in the Plumber

The DIY Guide to Replacing the Sump Pump without calling in the Plumber

Whether your old warhorse just gave up the ghost or your weak sump pump is sitting five feet below basement-filling water, it is never too late to learn how to replace a sump ...

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Simple steps to clean a sump pump

Simple steps to clean a sump pump

As our tips and guides page suggests, the most common reasons for malfunction involved sumps and sump pumps which had not been cleaned for a long time. This is especially true ...

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Tips for avoiding water damage with basement waterproofing paint

Tips for avoiding water damage with basement waterproofing paint

Although the choices of materials for waterproofing one’s basement are numerous, it doesn’t take a scientist to tell you that waterproofing paint is one of the easiest to ...

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How to avoid clogging and ensure proper drainage for your sump pump

How to avoid clogging and ensure proper drainage for your sump pump

Considering the fact that sump pumps are the easiest to replace and/or repair, many users focus solely on the pump itself. While it cannot be denied that the sump pump has a ...

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How To Avoid a Frozen Sump Pump in Winter

How To Avoid a Frozen Sump Pump in Winter

Folks living in the colder climes often find that carrying out the sump pump testing procedure produces some movement in the sump water but no discharge from the pipe. While it ...

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How To Test a Sump Pump

How To Test a Sump Pump

It is a sad fact that most homeowners will wait until the middle of the rainy season or the occurrence of a major climatic event like Hurricane Sandy before they take the ...

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