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  1. Sump pump not below slab

    Plumbing
    Hey everyone. I recently bought an old house with a stone foundation and we have some problems with water in the basement when it rains. I have been working to fix some grading issues outside and I'm also going to put gutters on the house to get the rain water away from the foundation. There...
  2. Basement issues

    Plumbing
    Over this weekend, I found mushrooms growing in the carpet in my basement, near an outside wall. The carpet was wet. I got on line and read all about this -- mushrooms don't spring up suddenly. You need moisture for a long time. Well, I shop-vac-ed the mushrooms and pulled back the carpet...
  3. Different: Connecting 2 Sump pumps.

    Plumbing
    I recently had an paver patio installed along the back of my house. Looks great. One problem however-- I had to remove one of my discharge pipes for a sump pump. Now that I can no longer discharge this sump pump out of the back of my house, I am stuck with a dilemma. 1. Drain it into my septic...
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