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Before your basement floods, we will repair or replace your sump pump — keeping your home 100% dry. Schedule an emergency appointment with one of our on-call experts.

Emergency Sump Pump Repair

If your sump pump fails, you don’t have a minute to waste. Gallons of water canbegin flooding your basement, until you fix your sump pump. Bring out one of our expert plumbers to repair or replace your sump pump — before you potentially suffer thousands of dollars in water damage.

Sump Pump Inspections and Maintenance

Want to avoid the panic of a failed sump pump? Schedule a sump pump inspection and on-the-spot maintenance with a Benjamin Franklin Plumbing expert. Our plumber will remedy ordinary wear & tear, while hunting for signs of possible emergency. Also, check out our protection plans to make your sump pump checkup a regular event.

Sump Pump Upgrade

Upgrade to a top-of-the line sump pump for total peace-of-mind. Modern sump pumps feature long-lasting battery backups and come equipped with Wi-Fi, in order to send you text message alerts in the event of failure. Benjamin Franklin Plumbing experts specialize in both traditional sump pumps and 21st century models.

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How to Prep Your Home’s Plumbing for a Blizzard

Winter Weather Checklist for Your Home’s Plumbing As the nation braces for blizzards, bomb cyclones, and everything in between, it’s important to maintain your plumbing system to prevent a complete shutdown. Sometimes, a few preventive steps can spare you from frozen pipes and flooding during a storm. Follow this Ready.gov checklist to help prevent plumbing […]Read More
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How to Handle a Frozen Septic System

How to Handle a Frozen Septic System You already know that winter temperatures can freeze plumbing pipes. But did you know that frost can freeze your septic system, too? Yikes! Depending on the depth of septic pipes and depth of frost, your septic pipes, tank, or soil treatment system can freeze. Dirty water and sludge […]Read More

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