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Reliable Sump Pump Installation
& Repair Services in Springfield, IL

Whether you have a residential home or a commercial business, it is essential to have a sump pump system that you can rely on when the weather takes a turn for the worst. Heavy storms and excess water drainage coming from your property can cause your sump pump system to fail, flooding your basement and costing thousands of dollars in water damage repairs. When this happens, you can count on our expert plumbing specialists at Rick Ray & Sons Plumbing in the Springfield, IL area. We specialize in everything from sump pump repair and installation to backflow testing services to protect your property.

Let us help you keep your home and business dry with quality sump pump services from the best plumbers in central Illinois! We offer 24/7 emergency plumbing services when you need us most. Call our shop today to speak with one of our experienced plumbing experts about your residential or commercial sump pump service!

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Sump Pump Repair

Sump pumps are designed to protect your home and business’s foundation and lower levels from excess water buildup that can form after a flood or heavy storm. This water flows into your sump pump system when water levels get too high, while the drainage pipe in your sump pump pushes the water out of the pit and away from your property to prevent water damage and flooding. We know that a majority of homeowners do not think twice about their sump pump systems until it is too late. If you begin to notice that the water levels in your sump pump system are getting too high or water has backed up into your property, call our plumbing experts at Rick Ray & Sons Plumbing, Inc. in Springfield, IL.

We offer sump pump repair services to keep your home or business protected from outstanding water levels. We offer free estimates on all of our sump pump repair services; schedule an appointment today! Is it an emergency? We offer 24/7 emergency plumbing services in your area.

Backflow Sump Pump Testing

Backflow is when wastewater somehow gets mixed in with clean drinking and cleaning water due to inconsistent water pressure within your plumbing pipes. When this happens, your main water source is contaminated and can be extremely dangerous, even deadly, to consume. If you notice that your kitchen or bathroom water supply is producing a foul smell or the water is a light or dark brown color, chances are your plumbing may be suffering from backflow. When this happens, it’s important to call your local plumbing experts at Rick Ray and Sons Plumbing, Inc. in Springfield, IL. We specialize in quality backflow sump pump testing services for residential and commercial clients in central Illinois. After a thorough inspection, our plumbers will perform immediately repair your home or business’s plumbing system to ensure the safety and health of you and your family.

Call our shop today to schedule an appointment to have your water tested for backflow. Experiencing a plumbing emergency? We offer 24/7 sump pump testing and repair services.  

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What You Need to Know About Your Sump Pumps

A majority of home and business owners know that some pumps are a necessity when it comes to keeping your foundation and basement free of contaminated water. However, many of our customers have admitted to not knowing much information about their sump pump systems. While it is obvious that sump pumps help to prevent everything from water damage and mold growth to electrical fires, there are many facts that you must know to keep your home or business safe and dry all year round.

Here are some key facts and tips that our plumbing technicians believe everyone should be aware of before purchasing or upgrading your property’s sump pump: