sump pump dilemma
When the previous owners had the house built they installed a sump pump system which is very necessary, but its not working as it should. After much self investigation I believe that the water is dumped into a dry well that isn't dry. Our house sits about 300 feet from a stream so the water table is very high. How do I find the end of the pipe and "wet" well? Any help would most appreciated, particularly since we are now in the beginning of spring rains. Thanks so much
Re: sump pump dilemma
Since you suspect that the line goes to a wet "dry" well, would it make more sense to just plumb a new line to the outside of your house and dump it on the surface--at least temporarily to get you past the spring season.