Sump Pump Services in McLean, Virginia
Serving Arlington, Centreville & the Surrounding Areas in Northern Virginia
Have you ever walked into the basement after a bad rainstorm and found yourself standing in an inch of water? If so, you need to service your sump pump! John Nugent & Sons installed, replaced, and repaired sump pumps in McLean, Arlington, Falls Church, Vienna, Great Falls, Sterling, Ashburn, Reston, Herndon, Chantilly, Centreville, Fairfax, and the surrounding areas in Northern Virginia for over 45 years. We can make sure your pump protects your home from flooding all year long.
If you need sump pump service in Northern Virginia, call John Nugent & Sons today at 703-291-1926 or contact us online!
Sump Pump Testing & Repair
Your sump pump is a submersible pump typically located in the basement of your home. Drain lines will direct water from large rainstorms or snowmelt to the pump, which will flush it out, so it doesn’t flood your basement.
Sump pumps are designed to last a long time, but like anything else, they should be periodically tested—you don’t want to wait until the storm of the century before you find out yours isn’t working! Fortunately, testing a sump pump is pretty simple.
How to Test Your Sump Pump
- Find out where your pump is located (it should be in a pit in the lower level of your home).
- Pour about 5 gallons of water into the pit. The pump should kick on in a matter of seconds and flush the water away.
- While you’re doing this, look around the pump for things like leaves, balls, and other debris that could fall into the pit and clog the pump. Remove anything you find.
- Check to see if your sump pump activates after you fill it with water. If it does, it should work just fine.
- Recheck it every few months to make sure it’s working well.
If your sump pump fails to activate, call John Nugent & Sons right away!
For sump pump service in Northern Virginia, don’t wait—call John Nugent & Sons today at 703-291-1926 or contact us online!
Sump Pump Battery Backups
Sump pumps run on electricity, so if your home tends to lose power during big storms, a battery backup is crucial. John Nugent & Sons can install a battery backup on your pump so it will work properly even during the worst weather.
Contact us to learn more about sump pump battery backups!
Additional Plumbing Services for Your McLean Home
We don’t just handle sump pumps. Here are some of the other plumbing services we provide:
Why Call John Nugent & Sons for Plumbing Services?
John Nugent & Sons has been family-owned and -operated since 1975. We pride ourselves on providing high-quality service and personal touch that only a family company can offer. We believe that each and every customer deserves to be treated with the same respect and honesty as a member of our family. Our top-ranked customer service and superior quality of work can be attributed to this belief.
In 1975, we started small, but more and more people have joined the family over the years. While we’ve grown to meet the expanding needs of these customers, we’re always careful not to jeopardize the value and quality of service that have been our trademarks since the beginning. Our commitment to excellence is what got us this far, and we plan on honoring this commitment long into the future.
Each employee of John Nugent & Sons is empowered with this same commitment. It drives our search for more and better ways to serve our customers in the most effective way possible while offering the highest-quality products possible. We are also committed to educating our employees so that every technician that enters your home is the most qualified technician available. We evaluate our programs regularly to ensure that our employees remain current on changing technology. It is our sincere desire to enhance our services and improve our performance for your benefit.
For sump pump services throughout Northern Virginia, call us at 703-291-1926!
John Nugent & Sons is licensed, bonded, and insured.