What is a Sump Pump Battery Backup?
A sump pump battery backup is an additional power source for a sump pump that helps keep the pump running in the event of a power outage. A sump pump is a device that helps prevent flooding in basements or other low-lying areas by removing excess water that has accumulated in a sump pit.
A sump pump battery backup system typically consists of a battery, a charger, and a control panel. The battery is charged by the charger and provides power to the sump pump when the main power source is interrupted. The control panel monitors the power supply and activates the backup system automatically when the main power source fails.
Having a sump pump battery backup can provide additional protection and peace of mind during severe weather events, power outages, or other emergencies that may cause flooding.