Sump Pump Journal

Expert reviews of the best sumps pumps, back up sump pumps, check valves and basins on the market


Not sure which sump pump is right for your property? Our team of expert plumbers and mold remediation specialist can point out the best sump pumps on the market!



How To Build A Dry Well Septic System

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Installing a dry well for septic system is a common method of discharging gray water. In addition to the conventional systems, a septic system may have different types, such as…

French Drain Distance From House Guide

You should find the correct French drain distance from house to install it effectively. If not, it may damage the basement causing additional issues. French drains function best when installed…

6 Best French Drain Alternatives (2023 Update)

There are a few alternatives to French drains in case you need to try something different. Most people find French drains more costly and unappealing. It requires digging and laying…


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Don't let your sump pump spray water and cause more damage than it prevents! Learn more


Stop your power breaker from tripping every time your pump turns on! Learn more

Your sump pump running every minute is not terrible, but it is a sign that something could be wrong. Learn more