How Long Does a Sump Pump Last?

a sump pump installed by Neighborhood Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electrical

If you have a basement in your home, there’s a good chance you also have a sump pump. That’s because a sump pump can keep your basement dry and prevent water damage during bouts of heavy rain or snowmelt. However, you might not know how long these trusty devices are meant to last. So if […]

What is a Sump Pump, and Why Would a Home Need One?

As a homeowner, you’ve probably become reasonably familiar with the different plumbing services available around your St. Cloud, MN, residence, and that is a phenomenal thing to be aware of. However, repairing plumbing damage and flooding is not the same as preventing the issue from becoming a problem in the first place. Conflating the two can […]

Sump Pumps: Do I Need One?

You’ve heard of sump pumps, but do you know what they actually do and whether or not your home or office needs one? If you don’t have a professionally installed sump pump in your home, you’re probably not as protected from flooding or damaging moisture as you could be. Water damage in any form is costly […]

How To Be Prepared Beyond The Storm Using A Battery Back-up Sump Pump

Rain fall has been particularly abundant this spring and summer. In my neighborhood we have had several storms this year already that have produced in excess of 10 inches of rain in a single storm. After witnessing this it got me to thinking about my homes water drainage and excess water management system, which is admittedly not up to […]

Common Problems with St. Cloud Sump Pumps

As Spring starts to finally move in in Minnesota, we’ll unfortunately start to get some rain as well. And while it beats the snow in a lot of ways, too much rain can mean a flooded basement. Fortunately, though, most homes in St. Cloud, Sartell, and Sauk Rapids come equipped with a sump pump just […]