Sump Pump Reviews

The 5 Best Outdoor Sump Pumps

Sump pumps are not only for your basement and crawl space. If your backyard – or other piece of property – is flooding or has problems with standing water you need an outdoor sump pump. Before you start installing a new exterior sump pump there are a few things to address like what pump is

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Best Crawl Space Sump Pumps

Sump pump are normally associated with your basement. Many people do not realize that they need to install a sump pump in their crawl space! Crawl spaces – just like your basement – can be flooded or swell with groundwater after heavy rain or snow. Things are even worse if it is below the water

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The 3 Quietest Sump Pumps

Looking for the quietest sump pump on the market? Some people are light sleepers, have a new born baby or have a thin floor between them and the basement – forcing them to find a way to block noise from the sump pump. There are a number of ways to fix a loud pump but if the

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Superior Pump 91250 vs Zoeller M53

The Superior Pump 91250 and the Zoeller M53 Mighty Mate are two of the most popular sump pumps for sale in – but which one is best for your home? We compared the Superior Pump 91250 vs Zoeller M53 to see which model is the best pick. Superior Pump 91250 vs Zoeller M53 Side by

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Everbilt Sump Pump Reviews

Thinking about buying an Everbuilt sump pump for your basement? Our team of pump experts researched and reviewed the top five ever built pumps to see if they are a good buy. Keep reading to find reviews of each pump plus a buyers guide to help you choose the right model. In this guide we’ll

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Liberty SJ10 Review

Backup sump pumps like the Liberty Pumps SJ10 are important to protect your basement in the event your main pump fails or the electricity goes out in a storm. If you are a homeowner that wants to protect your property during heavy rainfall it is important to have a backup plan! In this article, we

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Pedestal vs Submersible Sump Pumps

Trying to decide what kind of sump pump to buy and stuck choosing between a pedestal vs a submersible sump pump. Both types of sump pumps can keep your basement or crawl space dry but it is important to know the difference so you can make the best choice! Pedestal and submersible pumps keep your

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WAYNE CDU980E Review

Shopping for a sump pump with seasonal storms on the way can be stressful and confusing. Picking the right model is key to prevent flooding and water damage. That is why we recommend the Wayne CDU980E to homeowners looking for a dependable pump that cost less than $150. In this article we reviewed the CDU980E

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Best Aquarium Sump Pumps

Owning a fish tank means controlling the water in the aquarium. If you want to provide the healthiest living environment for your pet you need to constantly filter and clean the water with an aquarium sump pump. Our team of experts put together a list of our favorite submersible pumps for your aquarium tank. A

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FreezeAlarm Homesitter HS-700 Review

Even the best sump pumps fail from time to time or fall victim to the weather – that is why we recommend everyone install a multi purpose sump pump alarm. In this article our team of experts reviews the pros, cons, features and how to install the HS-700 so you can decide if it is

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Zoeller M267 Review

The Zoeller M267 is one of the most expensive sewage pumps on the market, but is it worth the high price tag? In this article our team of experts put the M267 waste-mate sewage pump to the test to see if it is worth the high price tag – keep reading to learn more! A

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Zoeller vs Wayne Sump Pumps

Choosing the best sump pump for your basement can be hard, two of the most popular brands are Zoeller and Wayne. Both Companies make high quality pumps but if you are a first time shopper the decision making process can be tough. In this article we will review Zoeller sump pumps vs Wayne sump pumps

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Wayne CDU800 Sump Pump Review

Wayne makes a line of top of the line sump pumps and the Wayne CDU800 is one of the best. In this article we reviewed the Wayne CDU800 to see if it is a good fit for your home. We reviewed the specifications, pro and cons and even compared it to some of the other

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Zoeller 30-0181 Review

Check valves like the Zoeller 30-0181 play an important role in preventing water from flow back into your basin after exiting the pump. A good valve can prevent backflow from damaging the motor and keeps things working efficiently since the pump does not have to work as hard. Our team of sump pump installation experts

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PumpSpy Smart Outlet Review

Not every sump pump comes with built-in WIFI functionality and this can be a problem if your pump dies during a flood. Installing an alarm like the PumpSpy PSO1000 Smart Outlet is a quick and cost-effective way to add a pump alarm without buying an expensive new system. We reviewed this WIFI enabled smart outlet

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Wayne WaterBUG Review

A basement flood is something that no homeowner wants to deal with – fortunately, you can protect your home from water damage with a high-quality sump pump like the Wayne WaterBUG. Water can build up in basements, crawl spaces, window wells and it is important to drain the water as soon as possible to prevent

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The 12 Best Sump Pumps on the Market – Our Top Picks

A good sump pump can protect your basement from water damage, saving you thousands of dollars in potential damage. When it comes to basement water damage – and sump pump – and a little prevention goes a long way. We found the 12 best sump pumps on the market right now and reviewed them based on their

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Govee WiFi Water Sensor Review

A good WiFi water sensor like the Govee WiFI Water Sensor can alert you to water leaks and broken pipes the moment they happen. Even the most well maintained pump system will fail from time to time and it is important to ready to repair the problem before causing thousands of dollars of water damage.

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WAYNE CDU790 vs CDU800 vs CDU980E: Which is Best?

So you know you need a new sump pump and have decided on a WAYNE pump but can’t decide between the CDU790, the CDU800 and the CDU980E. Our team of sump pump experts compared the pro’s and con’s of each model to see which is the best choice for your sump system – keep reading

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Simer 2925B Review

The Simer 2925B is a popular sump and laundry pump system that comes with a 1/4 HP pump, 6 gallon basin and 1.5″ discharge pipe. In this article we reviewed the self contained system to see if it is a good choice for your home or if you would be better off going with another

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Zoeller M53 vs Zoeller M57

You’ve spent time scouring the web for the perfect sump pump and unsurprisingly arrived at Zoellers Mighty Mate 50 series. This line of sump pump is one of the best on the market. The series prides itself on longevity and performance whilst also proving friendly to both the wallet and the average family home. But

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Zoeller M57 Sump Pump Review

When you have a sump pit to worry about, you shouldn’t have to also worry about whether or not your sump pump is going to stop working – that is why our team recommends the Zoeller M57! The best way to cut this stress out of your system is to make sure you’re purchasing a

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Best Water Powered Sump Pump

A water-powered sump pump is a “must-have” if you want to keep your basement dry and free from groundwater. These pumps sit at the bottom of a pump basin and automatically turn on when they detect flooding! The most powerful models can pump to 1000 gallons of water which is more than enough power to

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The 5 Best Small Sump Pump Reviews

A small sump pump is the perfect choice for keeping water out of crawl spaces, small pump pits and other areas that larger pumps don’t fit. Don’t judge a pump by its cover – or the size of its body. Picking the right mini pump can make draining standing water as easy as plugging in

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Wayne RUP160 Review

Basement flooding can cause thousands of dollars in damage but luckily it is preventable with a simple sump pump. In this article we reviewed the Wayne RUP160 to see if it is worth the money and a good choice for installation in your basement. The RUP160 may not be the most powerful sump pump on

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The 5 Best Boat and Marine Sump Pumps

A boat sump pump system – aka a bilge pump or marine pump – is a good choice for keeping and draining water from your boat. Marine sump pumps are always a good idea for any boat that has on board showers, toilets or other water system. We searched the most popular marine pumps to

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The 5 Best Pedestal Sump Pumps

Picking the right pedestal sump pump can keep your basement dry and prevent flooding and thousands of dollars in water damage. Unlike other styles pedestal pumps stand tall in your basin – with most of the pump above the water line. They are activated by float switches once the water starts to rise. There are

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The 5 Best Pool Draining Sump Pumps

Picking a pool sump pump for your home can be hard with so many similar models on the market with good reviews – how can you pick the right pump? Draining your pool is never a fun process but the right pump can make a world of difference. The team at Sump Pump Problems did

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Zoeller M98 vs M53

The Zoeller M98 and M53 are top of the line sump pumps but each model has pros and cons. We put together in-depth research comparing both models to see which pump is best for your home. Keep reading to learn more about both the M98 and M53 Mighty Mate. M53 and M98 Compared Key Differences

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Zoeller M53 vs Liberty 257

The Zoeller M53 Mighty Mate and the Liberty Pumps 257 are similar sump pumps with cast iron bodies and 1/3 HP motors so it can hard to choose which is best when shopping for a new pump. We compared both models to help people like you find the best pump for your money. We reviewed

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Zoeller M53 vs Zoeller M56

Managing domestic or commercial wastewater is a big problem if you own property! If you live in low-lying areas, basement flooding may be a common problem. In such a case, you may need a good wastewater sump pump to drain wastewater and keep your floor dry. You may be trying to decide between the M53

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Simer Geyser II Submersible Pump Review

When it comes to sump pumps, you don’t need anything too fancy. While having extra whistles and bells admittedly can make things move quicker or provide a little extra capability, it must be remembered that a sump pumps main task is to handle the water and debris that can collect in sumps. The Simer 2305-04 Geyser

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Superior Pump 92341 Review

Some sump or water pumping tasks require power and consistency to prevent long-term damage or to speed up a time-consuming process. Whether it’s that corner in the basement that always gets flooded or a pool that needs to be drained before cleaning, a pump that can move a lot of water quickly can seem like

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Zoeller M98 Review

If your home is subject to flooding or sewage backup, you already know what an ordeal protecting your abode from waters or icky sludge can be. And while sump pumps that can also double as utility pumps can be pretty handy at times, you may feel a little extra secure if the pump you have

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Zoeller M53 Sump Pump Review

Choosing the right sump pump for your home is hard! If you have a 4 or 5 bedroom home in an area with normal groundwater we recommend the Zoeller M53 Mighty Mate. It is one of the most reliable pumps on the market and budgeted to fit in any price range. Water damage from basement

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Zoeller Sump Pump Reviews

Zoeller is one of the most popular sump pump manufacturers on the market. Their line of pumps are some of the best and most dependable for household use, but choosing the right model can be confusing with so many similar pumps. Our team did the leg work and reviewed all of the sump pumps that

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DEKO Sump Pump Review

Shopping for a new sump pump and thinking about choosing a DEKO sump pump? In this article we reviewed the 1/2 HP and 1 HP models to see if they are a good pump for your basement – keep reading to learn more. DEKO may not be as popular as other brands like Zoeller but

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Best Sump Pump Alarms

A sump alarm can be the difference between a flooded basement and preventing water damage in case your pump system fails but how can you tell which alarm is best for your pump system. Our team did the hard work and put together a list of the best sump pump alarms – and which pumps

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Zoeller vs Liberty Sump Pumps: Which is Best?

Zoeller and Liberty are two of the most popular sump pump brands of but which makes the best pump for your basement? We compared the most popular models from both companies to see which pump is the best value, most powerful and highest flow rate. Keep reading to learn more about our top choices. Sump

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SumpMarine UTP Review

Water build up and flooding and cause serious damage to your home and property. If you experience regular flooding we recommend the SumpMarine UTP Water Pump. It is a heavy duty pump that is tough enough to handle the elements while moving over 300 gallons of waster per hour. Household flooding is a serious problem

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WAYNE WSS30V Review

Our team of basement water proofing experts reviewed the WAYNE WSS30V and put it to the test to see if it is a good choice for your basin. The pump has a super powerful 1/2 HP motor and built in back up pump system in case the power goes out in a storm. Keep reading

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Superior Pump 91250 Review

Clearing standing water is is important to prevent water damage in your basement and other water based problems around your home. If you are shopping for a reasonably priced sump pump we recommend the Superior Pump 91250. The cynic within us tends to live by the old adage “you get what you pay for.” This

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WAYNE EEAUP250 Review

Need a new sump pump for your basement and considering the Wayne EEAUP250? We reviewed the pump to see if it is a good option for protecting your home from flooding. Keep reading the rest of the article to learn if this sump pump is the best choice for your basement. We recommend this pump

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WAYNE CDU790 Review

We reviewed the CDU790 to to see if it is a good enough sump pump for your basement. This pump is a 1/3 HP submersible sump pump made of cast iron and steel that is activated by a vertical float switch. It is manufactured by WAYNE PUMPS – keep reading to learn if it is

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WAYNE ESP25 Back Up Sump Pump Review

When a heavy storm hits and the power in your home goes out you will need a battery powered pump that automatically turns on or be ready with a bucket to keep your basement dry! That is where the Wayne ESP25 comes in! Most home owners never think about installing a battery powered pump until

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The 7 Best Toilet Valves

A broken toilet is no fun for anyone and broken toilet fill valves are one of the most common broken parts. When the toilet is broken it can be hard to focus on any thing else. I have been fixing and repairing toilet leaks and other problems for over 25 years and I know how

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The 5 Best Portable Sump Pumps

A portable sump pump is one of the quickest ways to remove standing water from your basement, backyard or crawl space. Many homeowners already have a permanent pump installed in their basement but don’t realize how owning a portable pump can protect their home. The portable pump you should use depends on the amount of

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Superior Pump 92330 Review

A need to pump out water could strike at any time. Sure, there may be instances where a sump collects water with a measure of predictability, but there are also times when the need to clean up some potentially damaging liquid comes out of left field. It’s during these times that you better have a

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Superior Pump 91330 Review

Our team reviewed the Superior Pump 91330 to see if it is a good sump pump for your basement. This pump is a 1/3 HP pump that is a float activated pump that was built with heavy duty use in mind. We know how hard it can be to pick the best appliances for your

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