Often referred to as the “spare tire” or “seat belt” for your car, a Battery Backup System could be your last defense against injury/damage to your basement and everything in it. There are many different types of Battery Backups, and they can be found in big box stores, plumbing stores, and even online. We’ve all heard it before, and it is important to repeat it here:
YOU GET WHAT YOU PAY FOR
Not all Battery Backup Systems are created equal and may times they are mis-labeled and mis-advertised. Side-by-side comparisons have shown these lesser, cheaper units failing time and time again. Worse yet, the pump that comes with the system is much too small to handle even the normal water that comes into your Sump Pit.
A Battery Backup is more than just a backup for the power going out. It is also a secondary pump to allow for a stop-gap if the Primary Pump fails. Additionally, it will kick in if the Primary Sump can’t keep up. Some of the problems associated with lesser backup pumps are:
The Real Deal
When it comes to protecting the thousands of dollars you have invested into finishing your basement, the best way to protect that investment is through a quality Battery Backup System. We provide a backup that comes with all the fixings and a top of the line backup pump including:
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