My friends needed a septic system that pumps uphill. Their house is at the low point on their plot and for years the septic system has not worked well. They needed to fix it so that they can have toilets that actually flush in the rain. An unusually wet Spring season has accented the problem so that they made the decision to spend the sizable sum of money to correct the problem.
My job was to connect the sump pump and alarm to the electrical supply. The alarm is required by the local sewer codes to make a visual and audible alarm should the water level in the pump tank exceed a certain level. This gives an early warning that there is something wrong with the sewer pump.
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The system consists of two main parts: a special type of pump installed in a sump basin. A sump basin is a collection spot of excess water, dug down below the level of your basement floor. This basin collects extra water that is either channeled from the perimeter drains of an existing basement drainage system or water that leaks in from the surrounding groundwater source. The only problem then, is that the water needs to get out so that it doesn’t sit there and cause basement dampness problems. That’s where sump pumps and backup pumps come in.
At the pump tank, I installed a weather proof single 20 AMP outlet on a 4×4 post. This is where the Myers Sewer pump is plugged in. The plug provides the required local disconnect since the breaker is not within sight of the pump tank. The float wiring was placed in a separate junction box on the same post.
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