Sump Pumps are used for basement flood control, water transfer and light effluent. Low lying areas needing drainage, residential crawl spaces. Most sump pumps have float controls that turn the pumps on and off automatically.
Effluent Pumps are used for dewatering, water transfer, effluent and wastewater removal. Can handle 3/4" solids. High head filtered effluent pumps are for filtered effluent service, aeration, ornamental fountains and waterfalls.
Sewage Pumps are used for effluent and sewage waste transfer for septic systems.
Grinder Pumps are used for residential or commercial sewage waste transfer where high head conditions exist for high pressure sewage mains.
Utility Pumps are used for commercial, industrial and home usess where liquid must be transfered or recirculated.
This information is to help the customer choose what pump is needed for their application.