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What Is a Sump Pump?

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If you’re not familiar with the care and operation of your property’s sump pump, it’s time for that to change. Allstar Plumbing offers sump pump services for residential and commercial clients alike, and we want to be your trusted providers of sump pump and general plumbing services in Westlake, LA, and the surrounding areas.

Sump Pump Usage

Sump pumps are installed by our plumbing company in Westlake, LA, in places where water collects but gravity drainage is impossible. Many structures with cellars and basements have been equipped with sump pumps to prevent flooding due to a high water table or poor natural drainage.

How Do Sump Pumps Work?

A sump is a pit constructed at the lowest point of a building’s basement. The area around the sump is sloped to promote water flow into the pit, and a sump pump is placed in or immediately adjacent to the pit to remove water as it collects. The pump is activated by a float when the water reaches a certain level, and a pipe transports the water to an existing sewer drain or to an outside location away from the structure’s foundation. When it comes to your sump pump, make sure to consult a plumber in Westlake, LA, from our team to better care for it.

We Offer Sump Pump Maintenance

It’s critical that a sump pump operates consistently to prevent flood damage to the surrounding property. Our crew is trained to handle sump pump plumbing repair in Westlake, LA, as part of our full suite of standard services.

Count on Our Reliable Team

You don’t have to go it alone when it comes to routine or emergency plumbing in Westlake, LA, because the crew at Allstar Plumbing is here and just a phone call away. Contact us for an appointment by calling us or filling out the online form. We look forward to addressing your plumbing needs.

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Areas we Serve

At Allstar Plumbing, we serve Lake Charles and the surrounding areas including Westlake, Sulphur, Moss Bluff, Iowa, Jennings, Vinton, DeRidder, Cameron and all areas in between.

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110 E. Hebert Rd.
Lake Charles, LA 70607

337-504-7827

nick@swlaplumbers.com