Keeping your house flood-free might not always be on your mind. However, as a homeowner, it is important to take all of the possibilities into consideration! Heavy rains and occasional storms can easily cause water to build up in your basement. Sometimes, keeping your plumbing maintained properly isn’t enough, so you should strongly consider a sump pump installation. Sump pumps are cleverly designed to remove excess water away from your home’s foundation and basement, preventing home flooding and other expensive damages. Ensuring your home is dry and intact is hard enough as it is. Here is why a sump pump installation can help you!
Protection for Your Basement with a Sump Pump Installation
The most apparent benefit is cutting back your risk of a flooded basement. Cleaning up a flooded basement is a lot more than a frustrating annoyance. It is dangerous. The standing water can put you at risk for electrocution, and the pros should always do the cleanup. Worst of all, besides the intense labor and time it takes to clear a flooded basement is the price. Depending on how severe the flood was, whether it was several inches or more, clean up and restoration costs can add up. Keep in mind, though, that it won’t include the cost for other damages such as ruined appliances. Why go through all of the unneeded stress when you can stop it with a sump pump installation?
Mildew and Mold Prevention with a Sump Pump Installation
Water damage usually results in mildew and mold growth, which doesn’t only smell bad but can be detrimental to your health. It is crucial to immediately call in the professional plumbers if you ever spot mold inside your home, especially if you’re unsure where it is coming from. If you ever begin wheezing, coughing, or having irritated eyes, the cause might be mold.
Save Money through a Sump Pump Installation
A sump pump doesn’t only prevent you from spending thousands of dollars on cleaning a flooded basement, but also on repairing your home’s entire foundation, which can be just as pricey. Water damage can be devastating for your house, especially the wallpaper, wood, paint, and sensitive home appliances. A sump pump installation ensures you save money that might have otherwise been spent on repairs.
A RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL PLUMBING COMPANY YOU CAN TRUST
Alpha Plumbing is a full-service plumbing and contracting company serving the Baltimore and Annapolis metro area with expertise in all aspects of plumbing. We’re family-owned and operated since 1991 from our office in Pasadena. We offer quality plumbing services at reasonable rates in a timely fashion. Our trucks are equipped with GPS systems to ensure we’re prompt and on time. No job is too large or too small! We maintain a fleet of well-stocked trucks and also own and operate our own backhoes for jobs requiring excavation.
For more information and to get a free no-obligation estimate, you can contact us on our website, send us an e-mail, or give us a call at (410) 255-5998.