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What type of sump pump is the most durable?

Pedestal sump pump
7%
Submersible sump pump
56%
There is no difference
20%
Not sure
15%
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Question: What type of sump pump is the most durable?
Top Answer (56% of 39 votes): Submersible sump pump.

Answer: Not sure
Explanation: I'm not sure
XPRESS MOVING CLEANING AND REPAIR SERVICES
Answer: Submersible sump pump
Explanation: The best brands and durable sump pumps are submersible. They are meant to be installed as a home is being built and meant to be submerged under water.
Massimo Plumbing Services
Answer: There is no difference
Explanation: Just go with a dependable brand with a good warranty.
Plumbing Professionals
ProMatcher
Answer: Pedestal sump pump
Explanation: Not susceptible to water damage to the motor. The pedastal on average last 2 to 3 times longer than the submersible one
Extreme Extraction and Decontamination llc
Answer: Submersible sump pump
Explanation: The submersible sump is more durable due to its better build. Most are built for tougher jobs than removing basic ground water. Submersible pumps are larger and discharge anywhere from 3 to 5 times more than what a pedestal pumps discharge. Always buy a brand name sump pump when replacing your old one.
Airtight Design Waterproofing
Answer: There is no difference
Explanation: both are made to stand a lot of use and abuse.
First American Cleaning & Restoration
ProMatcher
Answer: Submersible sump pump
Explanation: These pumps have more power typically, and they are created with metal construction instead of plastic. They are designed to last while submerged in water.
The Drain Butler
Answer: Submersible sump pump
Explanation: Most simple type, so less likely to malfunction.
Dry Master Restoration, Inc.
Answer: Submersible sump pump
Explanation: I believe a sump is most important when there is a lower level or basement. If it is submerged into a pit and tied to drain tiles. I believe it is most effective in keeping water from your home and causing water damage. 98% of all water damages cause mold.
Mold Masters, Inc.
ProMatcher
Answer: There is no difference
Explanation: Buying a more durable pump of better quality is the only way to ensure that you get a more durable pump.
AdvantaClean of Frederick
Answer: Submersible sump pump
Explanation: It doesn't matter if it wet or under water
JD all service plumbing
Answer: Submersible sump pump
Explanation: This is the preferred pump in our area
First General Services
ProMatcher
Answer: Submersible sump pump
Explanation: Most durable
Lobocos Handyman Service
Answer: Submersible sump pump
Explanation: In my experience, I mainly have dealt with submersible pumps. In my opinion they are built better to withstand water and are self priming when activated due to the water being able to cool the motor as it runs.
TruIntegrity LLC
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