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Basement Sump Pump Issues

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So, your sump pump's not working? To keep your basement dry and healthy, it's important to have a working basement sump pump. A broken basement sump pump can lead to basement water problems, which are a mess to clean up and can damage your home.

What Do I Need to Do First?

Your basement sump pump not "If you don't have the right sump pump for your basement, you'll continue to have water problems."working can create a big problem. Don't be tricked into buying a cheaper model at the hardware store and think that it will keep your basement dry. If you don't have the right sump pump for your basement, you'll continue to have water problems and a sump pump that doesn't work.

Give us a call, 866-370-4816 , to request your free inspection and learn about some basement sump pump solutions. One of our basement waterproofing experts will also inspect your basement for other problems that may have been caused by a sump pump not working.

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Why Should I Fix My Basement Sump Pump?

A wet basement can create a lot of problems and a big headache. Your basement sump pump is responsible for collecting the water from a drainage system and delivering it into the sump hole, keeping your basement dry. When your sump pump's not working the water backs up and floods your basement, creating even more problems.

Can I Fix My Broken Basement Sump Pump?

Peace of MindFixing a basement sump pump that's not working can be a nightmare. There could be a problem with the check value, a dirty screen or even a jammed impeller.


Save yourself the stress of trying to fix your broken sump pump by calling in your basement waterproofing experts! One of our specialists will inspect your basement and sump pump looking for the problem. If they find it's something you can fix, they'll tell you.

What Do I Do Now?

JES Experts in Foundation RepairGet in touch with a basement waterproofing and sump pump expert to assess your individual situation. One of our professional basement waterproofing specialists will work with you to find the best solution for your wet basement and broken sump pump.


Basement Sump Pump Solutions

If we find that you need a new basement sump pump we may recommend SmartSump sump pump, SuperSump sump pump, TripleSafe sump pump or UltraSump sump pump as a part of the solution.

These products aren't always the solution to your wet basement, so it's important to get the advice of an expert. Our certified professional basement waterproofing consultants will work with you, every step of the way, to design the best basement waterproofing solution for your home.

Get Your Free Homeowner's Guide!

Homeowner's Guide to Basement WaterproofingMake an appointment with one of our basement waterproofing experts today and receive your Free Homeowner's Guide to Basement Waterproofing, written by Professional Engineers, a $19.95 value! You'll learn about wet basement problem signs and what they could mean for your home's health and safety.


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