How do you install a battery backup sump pump?
Similarly one may ask, can you add battery backup to existing sump pump?
Battery backup for an existing sump pump Now it is possible to add a battery backup system to your existing sump pump. You plug the sump pump into the battery backup unit, then permanently wire battery cables from your battery into the unit, which provides a trickle charge to the battery.
Subsequently, question is, is a battery backup sump pump worth it? Power outages can happen during strong storms, taking out the sump pump. If you have these situations a few times a year or even once a year, a battery backup will be worth the investment. This will eliminate the cost of repairs, water removal and other issues that come with flood damage.
Then, how much does it cost to install a battery backup sump pump?
Quality backup sump pump systems range from $1,000 to $4,500 installed. When choosing a system for your home there are a variety of factors to consider. The decisions you make for each will affect how much your backup sump pump will cost.
How many hours does a sump pump battery backup last?