Sump Pumps


Sump Pump Expert Serving Waterford Township, MI

As a leading plumber in Waterford Township, MI, it’s our job to make sure that a customer understands why they must have certain types of devices in their home. The sump pump is one of those devices. If a sump pump is not present in a home that happens to be in our service area, we will do an installation. For all your plumbing needs, including sump pump services, trust only Carter’s Plumbing.

Functions and Benefits of Sump Pumps

The way a sump pump functions is that it takes water that manages to creep inside the basement of a home and pumps it out to an outside street drain where it will not be a problem. Not having a flooded basement and home is the main benefit of having a fully functional sump pump. In addition, not spending money on trying to replace sheetrock, getting rid of mood, and replacing items that were damaged in the flooding is a good reason. The cleanup job is not as terrible either. People need to be aware of the fact that just having a minimal amount to clean up from a little bit of water that did come in and was pumped out is different from what could have happened if they didn’t have one. Losing everything you worked hard for is off the table when you have a sump pump that you can rely on in your home.

Signs of Sump Pump Problems

One of the signs of sump pump damage is the noise. If there is a grinding sound coming from it, that means the impeller is badly damaged. Another sign is when the pump is vibrating heavily which means that the impeller is bent. The pump will not be used every day. However, if it’s not routinely tested, it will lose its ability to function. Sump pumps that run all the time tend to have a switch issue. Either it is a loose connection from a power source or it drifts away and gets caught up. In addition, it could be that the pump is not the right size for that particular home. Looking at the sump pump, if it shows some visible rust then it needs to be replaced before it ends up being a problem for the drains. It would need to be replaced if it’s older than seven years.

Our Sump Pump Services

Compared with other sump pump companies in the area, we make sure that our services come at reasonable costs. Our customers know what to expect when we provide sump pump repair in Waterford Township, MI, and nearby areas. In order to make sure that it’s functioning properly, sump pump maintenance is highly recommended. Should it stop working, then a sump pump replacement is needed. If it happens that there isn’t one present in the home, then we will gladly do a sump pump installation.

Contact Carter’s Plumbing

Call us right now to come out and take care of the repairs of your sump pump. Reach out to Carter’s Plumbing at (248) 830-0362 or fill out our form to schedule your appointment for any sump pump service that you might need.

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Contact our team if you need plumbing services or drain cleaning services. We also specialize in gas line services and replace sewer lines. Call us at (248) 830-0362 or fill out the online contact form to schedule your appointment with Carter’s Plumbing.


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I would highly recommend this company. I've used them twice now, once for clogged pipes and another time for a water heater replacement. On Both appointments Matt and one of his staff were prompt, professional and friendly. Overall exceptional experience.