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Understanding Sump Pumps

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Sump pumps are becoming more common household appliances.  Urban sprawl into areas that are hilly, have high water tables, or are trying to separate from combined sewers are examples of how sump pumps will be more prevalent in the future.[1]  This article will give a brief overview of sump  pump types, sizing, and key installation issues for proper pump performance. …