sump pump


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sump pump

n.
A pump that removes liquid from a sump: Our basement flooded when the sump pump broke.

sump′ pump`


n.
a pump for removing liquid or wastes from a sump.
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Noun1.sump pump - a suction pump for removing liquid from a sumpsump pump - a suction pump for removing liquid from a sump
suction pump - a pump for raising fluids by suction
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Sump pumps help keep basements and crawl spaces dry.
A sump pump can be very helpful to catch water below the floor, but it may not be enough to catch water leaking through a wall.
A Your sump pump probably has an in-line ball-style check valve on the discharge line.
The second contractor said the sump pump crock has a crack in it and needs to be replaced by breaking up the old concrete crock and replacing it with a new one at a cost of approximately $2,600.
If it doesn't, he sure the sump pump is plugged in (a surprisingly common oversight) and check the breaker as well.
Those certificates were issued with the understanding that the sump pump discharges, exterior work and grading would still be completed according to code, officials said.
For example, you can seal holes and cracks in your basement, place a gas-tight seal over a sump pump hole, and pour concrete over dirt floors or crawlspaces.
Officers found Keen in the basement near a sump pump pit, and authorities said he appeared to have thrown pills into the pit in an effort to destroy them.
Tenders are invited for Replacement of bore well compressor type pump and sump pump in bsnl staff quarters(str) at k.k.
The time you need your sump pump most is in a driving rain.
Tenders are invited for Emergency up-keeping of different conveyors 13 a/b,14a/b , 20,21,25 and sump pump pits and other areas in m-i sub- division/mm/ chp.iii/dr.nttps as and when required during the period from 01-04-2019 to 31-03-2020
Tenders are invited for Up keeping by clearing of emergency jammed coal and slurry coal at various chutes and various jammed places of junction towers, Sump pump pits, Conveyors-23, 16a/b, 17a/b, 18a/b, 19a/b, Rfc-3,4 and conveyor-24 in m-iv sub- division of mm/chp/stage-iii/ dr.nttps as and when required during the period from 01-04-2019 to 31-03-2020