Trust in The Rain King Waterproofing pump solutions!
When choosing and
installing a sump pump, it is important to consider several factors.
The following are just some of these considerations:
- Sump Pump capacity and strength
- Sump Pump Back Flow Check Valve
- Sump Pump Battery and Switch Backup
- Sump Pump Alarm
- Sump Pump Bleed Valve
- Sump Pump Cabinet
Since the sump pump will be responsible for removing water as it
is collected from the drainage system, you will want to choose a
reliable, powerful pump that's appropriate for your basement.
CAPACITY AND STRENGTH: Rain King will install only
pumps from leading manufacturers, whose capacity and strength are capable of easily removing any
ground water resulting from even the heaviest or most continuous
Pumps installed by Rain King are a minimum of 1/3 to 1/2
horsepower pump with a pumping capacity capable of removing
2,200-3,000 gallons of water per hour from your basement.
Each pump is covered by a manufacturer's warranty and Rain
King will provide an extended Warranty up to 5 years as part of
the installation service.
A high quality pump should provide reliable and satisfactory service
for years at a time.
BACK FLOW CHECK VALVE: Each pump installed by
Rain King is equipped with a back flow check valve. This
valve is designed to prevent any water which remains in the
discharge pipe at the end of a pump cycle from flowing back into the
pump's collection tank.
This keeps the tank levels to a minimum and prevents water levels
from reactivating the pump more frequently than is necessary.
PUMP BATTERY BACKUP UNIT: Every sump pump installed
by Rain King is equipped with a battery backup unit capable
of maintaining pump operation for 8 hours in the event of power
Additionally, a generator backup system may also be installed for those who may want or
need added protection.
PUMP ALARM: Every sump pump installed by Rain
King is equipped with an alarm for both the battery backup and
the mechanical operation of the pump.
In the event the battery remains partially discharged or is low,
or if there should be a mechanical failure of the pump, an alarm
will sound to warn you of this condition so it can be remedied.
It can be seen from these references that there are several ways
to configure your basement's sump pump system. Each is
designed to ensure the effective and successful waterproofing of
Rain King can readily advise you on the necessity and
details of each of these options in your particular circumstances.
PUMP BLEED VALVE: Each sump pump installation done
by Rain King includes a bleed valve that prevents the
possibility of water backup in the discharge pipe during freezing
PUMP CABINET: Want to enclose your pump once
it's installed? Rain King also provides expert
basement finishing services. Whether you would like a smart-looking cabinet to enclose your sump pump, or a complete
finishing or remodeling of your newly dry basement, Rain King offers the best in finishing expertise.
Rain King is a one-stop solution for your basement
restoration and renovation needs. Our representative will be
happy to discuss your thoughts and needs when they come to provide a