Plumbing in the Home/Sump Pump Crock


eddyvideostar wrote at 2014-12-15 06:27:08
I believe that the former home owner probably punched the holes and let water come up through the bottom in order to relieve a part of the house from hydro-static pressure (water below the foundation, under the house.) Much water does build up there and although the walls maybe fortified, the water does go through the soil underneath, especially if the water table is high. This is just one extra precaution. May as well to get rid of as much water as possible from as many sources even though one may not see it at the time. This was probably the tactic of the previous homeowner and is not a bad thing actually. There is still less work for you and a little more for the pump. As long as something else is working hard, you can worry the less.  

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