How to Test a Sump Pump

A sump pump in the ground.

Having a sump pump system installed in your home is an excellent way to protect your basement or crawlspace from water damage. In simple terms, a sump pump is a device that pumps water out of your sump pump pit to prevent flooding. However, it’s essential to make sure that the system is working correctly, […]

Why Is My Sump Pump Running Without Rain?

A sump pump in a residential basement.

When thunder, lighting, and heavy rains rattle your home, you can rest assured knowing that the sump pump in your basement or crawlspace will keep your home dry. However, you may start to worry if your sump pump is constantly running — especially when there’s no rain in sight. Is it normal for a sump […]