Sump pumps are generally reliable, but if they fail it’s usually because of a power failure. During a storm inhurrican season(when you rely on your pump the most), a power outage will render your pump useless. Theses situations occur quite frequently in Sint Maarten.
To prevent this, consider installing a battery backup for your sump pump. This will kick a few moments after the power goes out, letting you enjoy peace of mind the next time a hurricane is headed your way in St Maarten.
But if you get any trouble with your sump pump, At Emergency Plumbery we have been confronted to all sort of situations. We know how to deal with sump pump failure in St Maarten.