A. Yes, the pump station needs maintenance. Many pump station have different mechanical parts that need regular exercise. Depending on applications and condition the pump station may need maintenance anywhere from once a month to once a year. Most residential pump stations should be serviced every 4-6 months. Since pump stations are mechanical parts they need to be used regularly. Stations that go long periods of time without being used run into nuisance problems due to lack of use. This could result in unpleasant odors, frozen pump or valves and equipment prematurely aging due to lack of use. You get the most efficiency out of your pump station when it’s used routinely.
A. Please notice some products do say flushable. THIS IS NOT MEANT FOR THE PUMP STATION. Any material that is thick or is tough to pull apart should not go into your pump station. Learn more about what not to flush down the toilet.
A. Most pumps are fairly quiet and run for a short amount of time (30 seconds to 2 minutes) loud noises or long run times normally indicate the pump station is having problems. Service is required should this occur to your pump station.
A. No, we are sales and installation only for Generators. Bay City Electric is our recommended servicing company http://www.bcew.com
A. No, but we do work on booster pumps, which are fed by well pumps.