Bruno Total Home Performance Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Sump Pump’

Does My Home Need a Sump Pump?

Monday, December 17th, 2018

sump-pumpHomeowners in dryer climates might not even know what a sump pump is, let alone think about needing one. But in areas where rainfall is a seasonal burden, the need for a sump pump makes plenty of sense.

In summary, a sump pump is a device that removes excess water and moisture. It’s installed beneath your home to catch water and pump it into a drain. We’ll go into more detail below to help you find out if this is what your home needs.

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Is a Sump Pump Right for Your Home?

Monday, December 18th, 2017

sump-pump-installationWe’re coming out of hurricane season, but heavy rains are always in the forecast around here, and that means there will always be a risk of flooding in your home. A good insurance policy is an absolute must when it comes to flooding, but you can do more than just call your insurer once the waters subside. The inclusion of a sump pump in your basement or similar spot can make a huge difference not only in preventing floodwater damage but in lowering your home insurance rates in the process. Here’s how it works.

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