What Is a Submersible Pump?

If you have a sump pump in your basement, then you are probably familiar with submersible pumps. But that’s not the only application for submersible pumps. It’s important to note the difference between pump types and make the right decision on a water pump based on your specific needs. And when it comes time to install a new pump, you can trust Ackerson Pump Company to provide expert service with quality products and speedy installation.

3 Frequently Asked Questions About Water Tanks

As a homeowner, it’s easy to forget about the importance of a functioning water tank until a problem with the water pressure occurs. At Ackerson Pump Company of Sussex County, we know that while a water tank may not be in the forefront of your mind, it’s a crucial aspect to your home’s water supply and should not be ignored. Here are some of the frequently asked questions we receive about water tanks so you can understand their functionality better.

5 Signs You Need a New Water Pump

When it comes to problems with your water pump system at home, diagnosing the issue can be hard to pinpoint, as some types of pumps like submersible pumps are below the ground. With limited visibility and complex components, how do you determine if your house needs a new water pump installed? At Ackerson Pump Company of Sussex County, we’re here to share the top 5 signs that homeowners may need their water pump replaced and how to go about getting … Continued

Why Amtrol Well-X-Trol Water Tanks Are the Best in the Industry

At Ackerson Pump Company, it’s important to us to use only the highest-quality products for our customers. As experts in the water tank and pump industry, we’ve seen plenty of products come and go, as well as what brands our customers use. In our professional opinion, though, Amtrol provides the best—especially with their steel Well-X-Trol water tanks. Below are a few reasons why.

Schedule a Well Inspection Today

A home’s well is its – and your family’s – lifeblood. If you’re considering buying a new home in Sussex County, Bergen County, Warren County, Morris County, or Passaic County in New Jersey, a well inspection is definitely in order. Here at Ackerson Pump Company, we offer a wealth of experience when it comes to inspecting your new home’s well.

Schedule Your Water Tank Service

Whether you’re a new homeowner or you’ve been at your New Jersey property for a while now, don’t forget to schedule your water tank service. At Ackerson Pump Company, we understand that scheduling that appointment usually isn’t at the top of your to-do list. However, if your water tank has issues down the road, you may find yourself wishing you’d better maintained it.

3 FAQs about Your Well Water System

At Ackerson Pump Company, we specialize in all things water wells, water tanks, and pumps. We get a fair number of questions from our customers and the general community, especially from individuals who recently purchased a home with a well. We’re glad to help out our Sussex, Bergen, and Morris County neighbors, so feel free to call us anytime. However, for your general reference, we’ve compiled a few of the most common questions we get.

How to Care for Your Water Pump

Your home’s plumbing depends on a working water pump. Therefore, you want to take good care of it so it can stay in good condition. The last thing you want is to go to the faucet or step in the shower only to discover you have no running wanter. To keep your water pump in good shape, consider these tips from our crew at Ackerson Pump Company.

What to Do in a Water Pump Emergency

You get up early to make sure you have everything done before you have to head out the door. The kids (or perhaps your cute and ever-faithful feline) are still snoozing, leaving you just enough time to get a quick shower before lunches have to be packed or that first email needs to be sent. You climb into the shower and turn the knob—nothing happens. You crank it up even more, but not more than a few drips come out. … Continued

3 Questions to Ask Your Well Inspector

If you own a Sussex County home that has a water well, you probably know that it’s a good idea to have your well and water tank inspected regularly. Our recommendation at Ackerson Pump Company is to first check your water tank’s manufacturer recommendations for regular service. They usually include good directions for home owners, but if that isn’t clear (or you lost the manual a long time ago), try to have your well and tank inspected at least every … Continued