Sump pumps continue to be one of the best ways to prevent water damage from occurring in your basement. Some other benefits of a sump pump include:

  • Less humidity in your basement
  • Prevents paint from peeling
  • Protects your home’s foundation
  • Increases property value

Our plumbers are well-trained in the newest sump pump technology, and we’ll help you decide which product best fits the needs of your home. We can install the following types of sump pumps:

Types of sump pumps

  • Pedestal sump pumps
  • Submersible sump pumps
  • Floor sucker sump pumps
  • Water-powered sump pumps


Like any appliance in your home, a sump pump will need the occasional repair. Sump pumps last approximately five to ten years. However, they usually show some warning signs when it’s time for a repair. Warning signs you need a sump pump repair include:

  • Strange noises coming from the pump
  • Water is missing from the sump pit
  • Rust on the sump pump
  • Visible debris in the sump pit
  • The pump seems like it’s always running

If you notice any of these signs, give us a call and we’ll get your sump pump up and running again.


Turn to the professionals at Lake Michigan Heating, Cooling, Plumbing in Grand Rapids when you need sump pump installation or repair services. We’ll make sure you are confident and happy with an install that will last. We are a team of fully insured HVAC technicians and plumbers dedicated to serving the sump pump needs of people across Grand Rapids, MI.

Call us at (616) 540-7918 or contact us online to find out why Life is Better at the Lake!